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Pvt Joseph P. Myers

Pvt Joseph P. Myers

Birth
New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 29 Jul 1918 (aged 21–22)
France
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section: 2 , Site: 8444
Memorial ID 2595166 · View Source
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At the age of 20 Joseph P. Myers was mustered in as a Private, Company A, 69th New York Infantry National Guard on June 20th 1916 at New York City. His service number was 89188. The regiment was mobilized for federal service and re-designated Company A, 165th Infantry Regiment, 42nd United States Infantry Division, also known as the Rainbow Division. He served overseas November 5th 1917 till his death July 29th 1918. He fought in the engagements; Foret Porray, Baccarat, Champagne Chataeu-Tierry, Soissens. He resided with his mother Mrs. Helen Myers at 864 Second Avenue, New york, New York; who was list as the next of kin.


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2595166
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Joseph P. Myers (1896–29 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2595166, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .