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Pvt Theodore Leslie McNeeley

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Pvt Theodore Leslie McNeeley

Birth
Kewanee, Henry County, Illinois, USA
Death 12 Sep 1918 (aged 24)
France
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section 81, Lot 7, Interment #16479
Memorial ID 15168989 View Source
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Pvt, L Co., 353rd Infantry, 89th Division.

Honor Roll Casualty List Oct 28, 1918.

Born 15 Dec 1893 Kewanee, Henry Co., IL. Son of Frank Marion & Alice Jane (REEDER) McNEELEY, Topeka, KS and husband of Flenora (COLEMAN) McNEELEY.

Killed in action 16 Sept 1918 in a direct hit from a shell on the front line of the most advanced and exposed position being held by the 353rd Infantry at Xammes during the St. Mihiel Offensive.

Originally buried in French soil, remains returned to the US and re-interred in the Topeka Cemetery

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Inscription

KANSAS INF
Died in Xammes, Meurthe-Et-Moselle, France


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  • Created by: Oz
  • Added: 6 Aug 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15168989
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/15168989/theodore-leslie-mcneeley : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Theodore Leslie McNeeley (15 Dec 1893–12 Sep 1918), Find a Grave Memorial ID 15168989, citing Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Oz (contributor 46520830) .