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Sgt. James Harold Riordan - Fallen

Charles City, IA
County: Cass
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 21, 1918 / Age: 23
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 269th Aero Squadron

Died of pneumonia, at St. Maxien, France, on Sept. 21, 1918.

Buried, St. Maxien, France. Reburied, Charles City, Iowa, Nov. 1, 1920.

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 2707 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Cass county. Born, New Haven, Iowa, July 25, 1895, of American parents. Occupation - chauffeur. Enlisted at Fargo on Dec. 15, 1917. Sent to Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Served in 269th Aero Squadron, to Jan. 4, 1918; Detachment Aviation Section, Signal Corps, 6th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to Feb. 5, 1918; 269th Aero Squadron, to death. Grade: Sergeant, Feb. 11, 1918. Overseas from Aug. 14, 1918, to death.