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PVT George E. Nelson
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1889
Cannelton
Perry County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1918, France

Gold Star Honor Roll
PERRY COUNTY, INDIANA
A Record of Indiana Men and Women who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War. 1914-1918
NELSON, EDWARD GEORGE - Private
Son of Andrew and Mary Nelson; born October 8, 1889, Cannelton, Ind. Entered service June 24, 1918, Cannelton, Ind. Sent to Camp Sherman, Ohio; assigned to 19th Company, 5th Training Battalion, 158th Depot Brigade. Embarked for overseas September 2, 1918; assigned to Company C, 334th Infantry. Contracted pneumonia and died October 21, 1918. (Burial place unknown.)
Indiana Historical Commission 1921

Tell City Journal, 20 Nov 1918, George Edward Nelson, 29y, died France. 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew J. Nelson (1863 - 1933)
  Mary Turner Nelson (1861 - 1919)
 
 Sibling:
  George E. Nelson (1889 - 1918)
  Delia Nelson (1905 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Indiana
 
Burial:
Oise-Aisne American Cemetery and Memorial
Fere-en-Tardenois
Departement de l'Aisne
Picardie, France
 
Maintained by: Christina
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 08, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56639355
PVT George E. Nelson
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PVT George E. Nelson
Added by: Christina
 
PVT George E. Nelson
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- Christina
 Added: May. 23, 2014
Far from home, buried in foreign soil ..Rest in peace dear Sir,
- Arleta💕
 Added: Apr. 12, 2014

- Christina
 Added: Feb. 12, 2014
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