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Pvt. Harry Merton Hardy - Fallen

WWI
Bernstad [sic] (possibly Burnstad), ND
County: McLean
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: February 22, 1919 / Age: 30
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company C, 1st Field Signal Battalion

Died of pneumonia on Feb. 22, 1919, at Coblenz, Germany.

Buried in Grave 202, Plot 4, Sec. E, American Standard Cemetery, Coblenz, Germany. Remains returned to U. S. on Aug. 3, 1920, and buried in Red Lake Cemetery, Burnstad, N. Dak., Aug. 8, 1920.

Name included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND.

Information found in Volume 2, page 1245 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered McLean county. Born, Winthrop, Minn., Jan. 18, 1889, of American parents. Occupation - telegrapher. Enlisted at Bismarck on Sept. 17, 1917. Sent to Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Served in Company C, 1st Field Signal Battalion, to death. Overseas from Dec. 24, 1917, to death. Engagements: Defensive: Aisne. Offensives: Aisne-Marne; St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Toulon-Troyon, Marbache and Limey (Lorraine); Chateau-Thierry (Ile-de-France).