PVT Thomas Ewing Crayne

Waynesburg, Greene County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 12 Oct 1918 (aged 26)
Cunel, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France
Burial Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France
Plot Plot G, Row 37, Grave 29.
Memorial ID 55991612 · View Source
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From the
Waynesburg Republican
Waynesburg, Pennsylvania
(Greene County)
Thursday, December 5, 1918

Mrs. Samuel Crayne has received a message from the War Department stating that her son, Thomas Ewing Crayne, had been killed in action in France, but did not give the date.

Thomas E. Crayne was born in Morgan township, Aug. 25, 1893, where he resided until four years ago he went to Akron, Ohio, where he was employed in the Goodyear Rubber factory. On May 25, 1918, he was sent to Camp Gordon, Ga., and five weeks later was sent overseas.

Besides his mother he is survived by four brothers and one sister, Frank B. Crayne, of Millsboro; Leslie, who is in the U. S. service in Italy; Albert, who is in the U.S. service in France, and Mrs. Brantly Lippencott of Franklin township.

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  • Maintained by: Gerald
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 6 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55991612
  • Glenn Toothman
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Thomas Ewing Crayne (22 Aug 1892–12 Oct 1918), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55991612, citing Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Gerald (contributor 46794864) .