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Daniel Stevens Flagg
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Birth: May 17, 1891
Louisiana
Pike County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1945
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Distinguished Service Cross
Awarded for actions during the World War I
Daniel S. Flagg
Place of Birth: Louisiana, Missouri
Home of record: Chicago, Illinois

The President of the United States of America, authorized by Act of Congress, July 9, 1918, takes pleasure in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross to Private Daniel S. Flagg (ASN: 1388595), United States Army, for extraordinary heroism in action while serving with Company M, 131st Infantry Regiment, 33d Division, A.E.F., near Meuse, Argonne, France, 26 September 1918. With three other soldiers Private Flagg crawled across an open field, subjected to heavy machine-gun and artillery fire, for 200 yards, to flank three enemy emplacements which were holding up the advance. This volunteer patrol captured the machine-gun positions, killing seven and capturing 23 of the enemy.

General Orders: War Department, General Orders 87 (1919)
Action Date: 26-Sep-18
Service: Army
Rank: Private
Company: Company M
Regiment: 131st Infantry Regiment
Division: 33d Division, American Expeditionary Forces

p 711: CHAPTER XXXII - ROSTERS OF COMPANY M - ROSTER OF SOLDIERS WHO ARRIVED IN FRANCE WITH 131ST INFANTRY, MAY 30, 1918. ASSIGNED TO COMPANY M.
#1388595 Flagg, Daniel S. Pvt. 1cl., Grant

Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1953
Name: Daniel Stevens Flagg
Death Date: 2 Jul 1945
Death Location: Jefferson
Age: 54
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: 17 May 1891
Birth Location: Louisiana, Missouri
Spouse's Name: Ruth Flagg
Father's Name: Daniel S Flagg
Father's Birth Location: Massachusetts
Mother's Name: Elenora Pallock
Mother's Birth Location: Missouri

Home in 1900: Louisiana, Pike, Missouri
Daniel S Flagg 54
Ella Nora Flagg 39
Myrtle Flagg 15
Howard Flagg 11
Daniel S Flagg 9
Mary S Flagg 6/12

Home in 1910: Louisiana Ward 1, Pike, Missouri
Ella N Flagg 50
Lillian M Flagg 24
Howard Flagg 21
Daniel S Flagg 18
Sibyl M Flagg 10
Joseph E Pollock 48
Sophie Richardson 51

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Daniel Stevens Flagg
City: Chicago
County: Cook
State: Illinois
Birthplace: Missouri,United States of America
Birth Date: 11 May 1891
Race: Caucasian (White)
Draft Board: 16

Home in 1930: Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana
Daniel Flagg 38 clerk-motor transport
Ruth Flagg 30 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ruth E. May Flagg (1896 - 1968)
 
Burial:
Saint Louis Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Laura J. Stewart
Record added: Dec 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102143950
Daniel Stevens Flagg
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Distinguished Service Cross
- Laura J. Stewart
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012
WWI 131st Infantry - Company M
- Laura J. Stewart
 Added: Dec. 13, 2012
 
 
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