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Pvt.1st Class William A. Fry - Fallen

Oise-Aisne American Cemetery Fere-en-Tardenois, France
Stampede, ND
County: Divide
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: July 19, 1918 / Age: 50
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company E, 164th Infantry

Killed in action at Chateau-Thierry, France, on July 19, 1918.

Buried, Grave 11, Row 13, Block D, Oise-Aisne American Cemetery, Seringes-et-Nesles, Aisne, France.

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

Information found in Volume 2, page 994 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Not a registrant, over age. Born, Lexington, Ky., June 5, 1868, of American parents. Occupation - drayman. Enlisted in Company C, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, at Crosby, on July 15, 1917. Served in Company C, 2nd Infantry, North Dakota National Guard, to Oct. 15, 1917; Company E, 164th Infantry, to Jan. 18, 1918; Company L, 26th Infantry, to death. Grade: Private 1st Class, Feb. 16, 1918. Overseas from Dec. 15, 1917, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Aisne-Marne. Defensive: Montdidier-Noyon. Defensive Sectors: Ansauville (Lorraine); Cantigny (Picardy).