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Pvt.1st Class Magnus H. Bjornson - Fallen

WWI
Mountain, ND
County: Pembina
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 5, 1918 / Age: 24
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company E, 78th Infantry

Died of pneumonia, at Camp Custer, Mich., on Oct. 5, 1918.

Buried at Mountain, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 296 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Pembina county. Born, Edinburg, N. Dak., Oct. 14, 1893, of Icelandic parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Cavalier on July 22, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 42nd Company, 11th Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to Sept. 5, 1918; Company E, 78th Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Oct. 1, 1918.