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Pvt. Rolly W. Darling - Fallen

Berthold, ND
County: Ward
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: May 6, 1918 / Age: 27
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company D, 164th Infantry

Died on May 6, 1918, at Field Hospital No. 12, Bonvillers, France, of wounds received in action.

Buried, Bonvillers, Oise, France, Grave No. 29. Remains returned to U. S. on April 5, 1921, and buried in Wildrose Cemetery, Berthold, N. Dak.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 677 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Ward county. Born, Radcliffe, Iowa, Sept. 14, 1890, of American parents. Occupation - student. Enlisted in Company A, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Minot, on July 22, 1917. Served in Company A, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Company D, 164th Infantry), to Jan. 9, 1918; Company B, 18th Infantry, to death. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy).