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Robert Williams Bates - Fallen

Park River, ND
County: Walsh
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: October 8, 1918 / Age: 17
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company D, 10th Infantry

Died of pneumonia at Camp Custer, Mich., on Oct. 8, 1918.

Buried at Park River, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 195 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.


Not a registrant, under age. Born, Park River, N. Dak., Dec. 14, 1900, of American parents. Occupation - farmer. Enlisted at Grand Forks on July 21, 1918. Sent to Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Served in Company D, 10th Infantry, to death.