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Delbert Dee Graves
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1891
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1918, France

He was initially buried in France, and his body was shipped back to Carthage in 1920, where he had a large military funeral. He was buried in Carthage, but in 1920 (error?) his body was moved to Riverside Cemetery in Huron, South Dakota, to the Graves family plot, along with the bodies of both his parents. His sister Lulu is buried there also.

Obituary is from June 5, 1921, when a service was held in Carthage at the family home, and he was buried at Pleasant View Cemetery in Carthage. Per Obit.

Delbert Graves American Legion Post named for him. In Carthage?? (per obit)

Died at Base Hospital No. 18. Was hospitalized from Dec 5, 1918 to Dec. 12, 1918 when he died from Scarlet Fever
Family links: 
  Thomas Lafayette Graves (1862 - 1933)
  Nettie Bell Lair Graves (1861 - 1935)
  Leo Elbert Graves (1885 - 1885)*
  Elivita May Graves Knutz (1890 - 1972)*
  Delbert Dee Graves (1891 - 1918)
  Maude June Graves Hittle (1893 - 1976)*
  Ora Everett Graves (1894 - 1895)*
  Lulu Daisy Graves (1898 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
Beadle County
South Dakota, USA
Created by: One Foot In The Grave
Record added: Oct 05, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118195565
Delbert Dee Graves
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