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2nd Lt George Biscoe Chew, Jr

2nd Lt George Biscoe Chew, Jr

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Death 15 Oct 1918
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 3, Lot 4230
Memorial ID 57041925 · View Source
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(Information provided by: Laura McKinney)

WA. Post (DC) 19 Oct. 1918, page 5

Funeral of Lt. G. B. Chew, "Flu" Victim, at Meade
The funeral of First Lieut. George B. Chew, of the ixty-third United States infantry, took place yesterday at the residence of his father, George B. Chew, Sr. 1448 Newton street, and was numerously attended by relatives and intimate friends. Several officers of the regiment, stationed at Camp Made, where the death occurred from pneumonia, acted as pallbearers. Many beautiful floral tributes were offered, among the a large wreath from the officers of his regiment. Interment was at Arlington.

Lieut. Chew was appointed to the army shortly after the United States entered the war. His brother, Capt. Beverly Chew, of the Sixteenth United States infantry, is in France, where he was wounded on the Marne July 18.


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Gravesite Details 2nd Lt Company E, 63rd US Infantry

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  • Created by: Anne Cady
  • Added: 14 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57041925
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 2nd Lt George Biscoe Chew, Jr (unknown–15 Oct 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57041925, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Anne Cady (contributor 46985237) .