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Victor Edward Bloomgren - Fallen

WWI
Chicago, IL
County: Burleigh
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: December 19, 1918 / Age: 24
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Medical Department, 164th Infantry

Died of typhoid fever at Bazoilles sur Meuse, Vosges, France, on Dec. 19, 1918.

Remains returned to U. S. on May 24, 1921, and buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, (Blue Island), Chicago, Ill.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 314 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Burleigh county. Born, Chicago, Ill., May 30, 1894, of Swedish parents. Occupation - clerk. Enlisted in Medical Corps, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Fort Lincoln, on Aug. 16, 1917. Served in Medical Corps, 1st Infantry, North Dakota National Guard (Medical Department, 164th Infantry), to death. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death.