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Wagoner Rushton Michel Jones - Fallen

County: Benson
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: December 26, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Supply Company, 77th Infantry

Died of pneumonia at Camp Custer, Mich., on Dec. 26, 1918.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 1600 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Benson county. Born, Indianapolis, Ind., Jan. 2, 1896, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Minnewaukan on July 22, 1918. Sent to Camp Custer, Mich. Served in 11th Company, 3rd Battalion, 160th Depot Brigade, to Aug. 10, 1918; Supply Company, 77th Infantry, to death. Grade: Wagoner, Dec. 1, 1918.