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Pvt.1st Class Marshall R. Farnam - Fallen

WWI
Inkster, ND
County: Ward
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: April 23, 1919 / Age: 26
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company D, 164th Infantry

Died of broncho pneumonia, at Camp Dodge, Iowa, on April 23, 1919.

Buried at Inkster, N. Dak.

Name included on the All Veterans Memorial at State Capitol in Bismarck ND under Grand Forks county.

Information found in Volume 1, page 887 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Ward county. Born, Cornland, Ill., April 11, 1893, of American parents. Occupation - drayman. Enlisted in Company D, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Minot, on June 5, 1917. Called into federal service, World War, on July 15, 1917. Served in Company D, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Company D, 164th Infantry), to Jan. 9, 1918; Company K, 16th Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Aug. 11, 1917. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to March 12, 1919. Wounded, slightly, Feb. 8, 1918. Wounded, severely, July 22, 1918. Engagements: Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy).