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Cpl. Van David Jones - Fallen

WWI
Rhane [sic] (possibly Rhame), ND
County: Bowman
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 19, 1918 / Age: 22
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company L, 59th Infantry

Killed in action on July 19, 1918.

Buried in France. Remains returned to U. S. on Jan. 10, 1922, and buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn., Jan. 16, 1922.

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 Bowman county. Born, Lanark, Ill., May 2, 1896, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Enlisted at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., on Aug. 2, 1917. Served in Company L, 59th Infantry, to death. Overseas from May 5, 1918, to death. Engagement: Offensive: Aisne-Marne.