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Herman Eugene Temple - Fallen

County: Grand Forks
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 18, 1918 / Age: 26
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company B, 16th Infantry

Killed in action on July 18, 1918.

Buried in France. Reburied in Arlington National Cemetery, Va.

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 3197 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Valley county, Mont. Born, Lindley, N. Y., Sept. 13, 1891, of American parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Glasgow, Mont., on Oct. 2, 1917. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in 35th Company, 9th Battalion, 166th Depot Brigade, to Nov. 2, 1917; Company E, 163rd Infantry, to Jan. 8, 1918; Company B, 16th Infantry, to death. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive: Montdidier-Noyon. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy). Cited in General Orders No. 1, Headquarters, 1st Division, Camp Zachary Taylor, Ky., Jan. 1, 1920, for gallantry in action and especially meritorious services. Entitled to wear a silver star.

Medals and Honors

Silver Star - January 1, 1920