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Cpl. Roy Matthews - Fallen

WWI
Mattoon, IL
County: Ramsey
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: February 14, 1918 / Age: 28
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company L, 164th Infantry

Died of pneumonia, on Feb. 14, 1918.

Remains returned to U. S. on June 14, 1921, and buried in Camp Ground Cemetery, Coles county, Mattoon, Ill.

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

Information found in Volume 3, page 2111 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Ramsey county. Born, Paradise, Ill., April 7, 1889, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Enlisted in Company D, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Devils Lake, on Aug. 15, 1917. Served in Company D, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Company L, 164th Infantry), to death. Grade: Corporal, Dec. 10, 1917. Overseas from Dec. 10, 1917, to death.