Caroline Rose Walch

Caroline Rose Walch

Birth
Oklahoma, USA
Death 18 Oct 1918 (aged 26–27)
Bexar County, Texas, USA
Burial Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 141800441 · View Source
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Died age 27

The body of Miss Caroline R. Walch, who died at Camp Travis, Texas, last Friday, October 18th, arrived in Norman Sunday morning at 3:43 o’clock escorted by Sergeant Homer L. Sheets, and was immediately taken to the home of the deceased’s mother.

Miss Caroline was a trained nurse at Camp Travis and had been there for some time. The cause of her death was pneumonia, following an attack of influenza. She was twenty-seven years of age.

Private funeral services were held at the Catholic Church Monday morning at 10 o’clock. Six nurses from St. Anthony’s hospital in Oklahoma City acted as pall bearers. The floral offering was very beautiful. Interment was made in the Catholic Cemetery.

Source : The Daily Transcript, Wednesday, October 23, 1918, page 2
Contributor:
American Nurses Memorial, Bordeaux - France - americannurses.memorial@mspb.com
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Died at Camp Travis, TX (WWI training camp near Fort Sam Houston)

Texas death index (familysearch.org)



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  • Created by: Janet LaMotte, MHR
  • Added: 26 Jan 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 141800441
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Caroline Rose Walch (1891–18 Oct 1918), Find a Grave Memorial no. 141800441, citing Saint Josephs Catholic Cemetery, Norman, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Janet LaMotte, MHR (contributor 46988542) .