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CORP George Salter
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1891
Wakefield
West Yorkshire, England
Death: Oct. 4, 1918
Departement de la Meuse
Lorraine, France

The Corporal's full name was George (no middle name) Salter, he was born 25th Oct. 1891 in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. In 1901 he was orphaned when his Mother died & his Father disappeared, this left 7 children orphaned.

Four children stayed in England and were brought up by relatives the other three were sent to Canada, two in 1901 & George in 1903.

George worked in Canada as a farm laborer until about 1912, he then crossed the border into the US asking for naturalization and this was granted on the 29th April 1918; he then joined the American Army and went to France to serve with the 91st Infantry Division.

He was killed on 4th October 1918 and is buried at the Meuse-Argonne Cemetery; the grave reference:

George Salter
Corporal, U.S. Army
361st Infantry Regiment, 91st Division
Entered the Service from: Montana
Born: October 25, 1891
Died: October 4, 1918
Buried at: Plot H Row 17 Grave 28
Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Romagne, France 
 
Note: Montana
 
Burial:
Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial
Romagne-sous-Montfaucon
Departement de la Meuse
Lorraine, France
 
Maintained by: RD Hall
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55996504
CORP George Salter
Added by: RD Hall
 
CORP George Salter
Added by: RD Hall
 
CORP George Salter
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 Added: Feb. 24, 2015
Lest We Forget. Rest in Peace George.
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