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Cpl. Oscar Gerald Gunderson - Fallen

WWI
Grand Forks, ND
County: Grand Forks
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: February 20, 1919 / Age: 21
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company M, 164th Infantry

Died of pneumonia on Feb. 20, 1919.

Buried in France. Remains returned to U. S. on Nov. 10, 1920, and buried at Grand Forks, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1146 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, enlisted prior. Born, Grand Forks, N. Dak., June 14, 1897, of Norwegian parents. Occupation - chauffeur. Enlisted in Company M, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Grand Forks, on April 10, 1917. Called into federal service, World War, on July 15, 1917. Served in Company M, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Company M, 164th Infantry), to March 18, 1918; Company B, 116th Supply Train, to Jan. 1, 1919; Quartermaster Detachment, Motor Transport Section, 1st Replacement Depot, to death. Grade: Corporal, April 18, 1918. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death.