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Pvt. Martin A. Jacobson - Fallen

Oise-Aisne American Cemetery Fere-en-Tardenois, France
Litchville, ND
County: Barnes
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 18, 1918 / Age: 32
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company B, 164th Infantry

Killed in action, on July 18, 1918.

Buried, Grave 16, Row 23, Block C, Oise-Aisne American Cemetery, Serings-et-Nesles, Aisne, France.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1491 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, over age. Born, Drag, Norway, May, 1886. Citizenship, (not given). Occupation - unknown. Enlisted in Company B, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Fargo, on July 2, 1917. Called into federal service, World War, on July 15, 1917. Served in Company B, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Company B, 164th Infantry), to Jan. 9, 1918; Company C, 18th Infantry, to death. Grades: Cook, Sept. 27, 1917; relieved as Cook, Jan. 8, 1918; Cook, Jan. 8, 1918; Private, April 11, 1918. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Defensive: Montdidier-Noyon. Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy).