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Pvt Leslie Daniel Chapin
Birth: Aug. 27, 1898
Somerville
Butler County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1918, France

KILLED IN ACTION

Son of William Sanford and Addie May Chapin; born August 27, 1898 near Sommerville, Butler County, Ohio. Moved to Indiana April 1911. Clerk. Enlisted in U.S. Regular Army May 8, 1917, Muncie, Ind. Sent to Camp Baker, then El Paso, Tex.; assigned to Company A., 2nd. Regular Engineers. Went overseas September 11, 1917. Killed in Action July 1, 1918, at Vaux, France, where he and his comrades were mistaken for retreating Germans. Buried at Monneaux, Aisne, France. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Sanford Chapin (1873 - 1961)
  Addie May Armstrong Chapin (1872 - 1944)
 
 Siblings:
  Naomi I. McKew (1895 - 1971)*
  Leslie Daniel Chapin (1898 - 1918)
  Ruth Chapin Stephen (1901 - 1955)*
  Kathryn E. Chapin (1904 - 1916)*
  Bessie L. Chapin (1905 - 1906)*
  William F. Chapin (1905 - 1956)*
  Eloise May Chapin Withrow (1913 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Buried at Monneaux, Aisne, France
 
Maintained by: melody messina
Originally Created by: Lynn /Blansett/ Messina
Record added: Mar 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13608643
Pvt Leslie Daniel Chapin
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Pvt Leslie Daniel Chapin
Added by: Jetta McQuiston
 
Pvt Leslie Daniel Chapin
Added by: Lynn /Blansett/ Messina
 
 
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