|Death: ||Oct. 9, 1918, France|
From the Crookston Daily Times Dec 28, 1918.
John M Barstad died on the battlefield Oct 9 1918. The engagement terminated in a hand to hand fight and all the men took part. John Barstad is the first man from this local Eagles Lodge who has been killed in the country's service. Before he left in February 1917, he was employed on the Oscar Quist farm south of the city.
PVT 132 INF 33 DIV
Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial
Departement de la Meuse
Plot: Plot C Row 9 Grave 22
Maintained by: kateb
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55961904
Thank you John, for your service|
Added: Jun. 4, 2011
Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedom. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.|
Charles A. Lewis
Added: Feb. 19, 2011