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Pvt. Percy George Carter - Fallen

WWI
Sheldon, ND
County: Ransom
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 6, 1918 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company C, 317th Field Signal Battalion

Died of lobar pneumonia at Base Hospital No. 53, France, on Oct. 6, 1918.

Buried, Cemetery No. 13, Grave No. 121, Langres, France. Remains returned to U. S. on May 13, 1921, and buried at Sheldon, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 517 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Ransom county. Born, London, Englan, Sept. 12, 1893. Naturalized citizen. Occupation - carpenter. Inducted at Lisbon on Feb. 13, 1918. Sent to Fort Leavenworth, Kans. Served in Company C, 317th Field Signal Battalion, to death. Overseas from July 9, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensives: St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sector: Lorraine.