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Sgt Jerome Baglien
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1893
North Dakota, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1949
Traill County
North Dakota, USA

Sgt. Baglien first joined Company L of the First North Dakota Infantry and saw service with his company on the Mexican Border. In February of 1941 he re-enlisted in the 9205th Technical Service Unit of the United States Army. He was awarded the Mexican Border Service medal and the World War II Victory medal.

Interesting Note:

Sgt. Baglien was the Father of Radioman 3rd Class Jerome Warren Baglien, United States Navy. Jerome W. was on the USS Sculpin (SS-191) when it was sunk by the Japanese Destroyer Yamagumo after a surface engagement, near Truk. Jerome W. was rescued by the Destroyer and was being transported by the Japanese aboard the "Hell Ship" Chuyo, leaving from Truk to Japan. It was sunk by the USS Sailfish on December 3, 1943. Jerome W. Baglien was among those killed. He was awarded the Purple Heart medal (posthumously), and the Prisoner of War Medal. The USS Sculpin was awarded 8 battle stars for service in World War II along with the Philippine Presidential Unit Citation. 
Family links: 
  Ole H. Baglien (1853 - 1936)
  Maren S. Baglien (1863 - 1947)
  Amelia C Baglien (1895 - 1986)*
  Jerome Warren Baglien (1923 - 1945)*
  Jerome W Baglien (1923 - 1943)*
  Cornelius Baglien (1886 - 1887)*
  Clarence Baglien (1888 - 1910)*
  Hilbert Baglien (1890 - 1936)*
  Jerome Baglien (1893 - 1949)
  Minnie Bahnsen (1896 - 1990)*
  Orlin Baglien (1899 - 1953)*
  Samuel Baglien (1901 - 1989)*
  Benjamin Baglien (1903 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
North Dakota
S Sgt. 9205 Tech SVC Unit
World War II
Hillsboro Cemetery #1
Traill County
North Dakota, USA
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Originally Created by: lk51t
Record added: Jun 12, 2009
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Sgt Jerome Baglien
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Sgt Jerome Baglien
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 Added: Sep. 11, 2011

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