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Pvt.1st Class Lee Gautsche - Fallen

Lee Gautsche
Langdon, ND
County: Cavalier
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 26, 1918 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company I, 362nd Infantry

Killed in action on Sept. 26, 1918.

Buried in Grave 10, Row 20, Block C, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, France.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1027 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Garfield county, Mont. Born, Metamora, Ill., Dec. 12, 1892, of American parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Glendive, Mont., on Sept. 18, 1917. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in Company I, 362nd Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Dec. 8, 1918. Overseas from July 6, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sector: Aubreville (Lorraine).