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Pvt. John Edgar Johnson - Fallen

WWI
Homestead, ND
County: Richland
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 11, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Machine Gun Company, 127th Infantry

Died of pneumonia, on Oct. 11, 1918.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1562 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Valley county, Mont. Born, Homestead, N. Dak., March, 1896, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - unknown. Inducted at Glasgow, Mont., on Nov. 1, 1917. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in 63rd Company, 166th Depot Brigade, to Nov. 7, 1917; Company I, 163rd Infantry, to March 12, 1918; Machine Gun Company, 127th Infantry, to death. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Offensives: Aisne-Marne; Oise-Aisne; Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Center (Alsace); Fismes (Champagne).