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Cpl. Oscar D. Keene - Fallen

County: Cass
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: August 4, 1918 / Age: 23
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company I, 47th Infantry

Killed in action on Aug. 4, 1918.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1638 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Solano county, Calif. Born, Grandin, N. Dak., May 1, 1895, of Norwegian-American parents. Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Fairfield, Calif., on Sept. 18, 1917. Sent to Camp Lewis, Wash. Served in Company I, 363rd Infantry, to Feb. 26, 1918; Company I, 47th Infantry, to death. Grade: Corporal, April 24, 1918. Overseas from May 10, 1918, to death. Engagement: Offensive: Aisne-Marne.