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Peter Nelson - Fallen

WWI
County: Grand Forks
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: January 29, 1919 / Age: 24
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Salvage Division, Quartermaster Corps

Died of pneumonia on Jan. 29, 1919.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2307 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Grand Forks county. Born, Nesse, Norway, Jan. 17, 1895. Citizenship, alien. Occupation - laborer. Inducted at Grand Forks on July 22, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 160th Depot Brigade, to Sept. 23, 1918; Salvage Division, Quartermaster Corps, to death.