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Newton Justina Forsythe
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1891
Shaw
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1948, USA

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Enlisted in Co L, 11th Inf Reg, 5th Inf Div, Mech on 24 Jan 1917 and was discharged 16 Jun 1919.

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11th INFANTRY REGIMENT, 5TH INFANTRY DIVISION, MECHANIZED

On 24 April 1918, the regiment sailed for France. By May 1918 it joined the 5th Division near Chaumont, France. The 11th then took part in the Vosges Mountains, St. Mihiel, and Meuse-Argonne offensives. In the second phase of the Meuse-Argonne offensive, the regiment forged a brilliant crossing of the Meuse River.
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 Parents:
  Justina Julian Forsythe (1852 - 1933)
  Elizabeth Jane Taylor Forsythe (1854 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruby A Gearheart Forsythe (1903 - 1937)
 
 Siblings:
  Eva Lavena Forsythe Haviland (1877 - 1961)*
  Ula Etta Forsythe Dyson (1889 - 1920)*
  Newton Justina Forsythe (1891 - 1948)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

MECH 11 INFANTRY
5 DIVISION
WORLD WAR I
 
Burial:
East Hill Cemetery
Erie
Neosho County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: EFRay
Originally Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Nov 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31300013
Newton Justina Forsythe
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Newton Justina Forsythe
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Newton Justina Forsythe
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