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Pvt. William M. Byers - Fallen

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery Romagne, France
Bradley [sic], ND
County: Sargent
World War I - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 26, 1918 / Age: 30
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 138th Infantry Regiment, 35th Division

Died on Sept. 26, 1918, of wounds received in action.

Buried, Grave 27, Row 41, Block C, Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France.

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

Information found in Volume 1, page 474 of the Official Roster of North Dakota Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.

Registered Sargent county. Born, Columbus, Ohio, July 1, 1888, of (nationality of parents not given). Occupation - farmer. Inducted at Forman on March 29, 1918. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa. Served in 4th Battalion, 163rd Depot Brigade, to April 20, 1918; Company I, 138th Infantry, to death. Overseas from May 3, 1918, to death. Engagements: Offensive: Meuse-Argonne. Defensive Sectors: Grange-le-Comte (Lorraine); Gerardmer (Alsace).