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Pvt.1st Class Philip M. Paulson - Fallen

WWI
Kenyon, ND
County: Golden Valley
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 23, 1918 / Age: 20
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company L, 164th Infantry

Died on July 23, 1918, of wounds received in action.

Buried in France. Remains returned to U. S. on Aug. 29, 1921, and buried at Kenyon, Minn.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2499 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, under age. Born, Kenyon, Minn., Aug., 1897, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - unknown. Enlisted in Company M, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Beach, on July 9, 1917. Called into federal service, World War, on July 15, 1917. Served in Company M, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (164th Ambulance Company, 116th Sanitary Train), to Nov. 14, 1917; Company L, 164th Infantry, to Jan. 12, 1918; Company B, Machine Gun Battalion, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, June 8, 1918. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive: Montdidier-Noyon. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy).