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Pvt.1st Class John Gottfred Anderson - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
County: Sargent
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: December 11, 1918 / Age: 26
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 138th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division

Died of accidental gunshot wound, on Dec. 11, 1918.

Buried, Grave 26, Row 8, Block D, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France.

Name NOT included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND.

Information found in Volume 1, page 81 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Sargent county. Born, Sweden, March 19, 1892. Citizenship, alien. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Forman on March 29, 1918. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in 4th Battalion, 163rd Depot Brigade, to April 20, 1918; Company I, 138th Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Nov. 2, 1918. Overseas from May 3, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Grange-le-Comte (Lorraine); Gerardmer (Alsace).