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Helmer Cornelius Pederson - Fallen

WWI
Flora, ND
County: Benson
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 15, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 22nd Company, 6th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade

Died of broncho pneumonia at Camp Custer, Mich., on Oct. 15, 1918.

Buried at Flora, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2512 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Benson county. Born, Hillsboro, N. Dak., Sept. 24, 1896, of Norwegian parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Minnewaukan on Sept. 26, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 15th Company, 4th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to (date not given); 22nd Company, 6th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to death.