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Pvt.1st Class Lewis D. Weeks - Fallen

WWI
County: LaMoure
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: February 6, 1919 / Age: 21
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 220th Company, Military Police Corps, Aviation Section, Production Center No. 2

Died of accidental shot, on Feb. 6, 1919.

Buried, Feb. 7, 1919, in Grave 50, Cemetery 159, Romorantin, France. Remains returned to U. S. on Nov. 17, 1920, and consigned to Lewis J. Weeks, Prole, Iowa. (place of burial not given).

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

Information found in Volume 4, page 3410 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, under age. Born, Winterset, Iowa, Sept., 1897, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - unknown. Enlisted at Fort Logan, Colo., on Feb. 9, 1918. Served in 17th Company, 3rd Regiment, Air Service Mechanics, Aviation Section, Production Center No. 2, to Jan. 17, 1919; 220th Company, Military Police Corps, Aviation Section, Production Center No. 2, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Jan. 10, 1919. Overseas from July 9, 1918, to death.