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Charles A Devlin

Birth
Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
Death 22 Feb 1941 (aged 50)
Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA
Plot M, 0, 26092
Memorial ID 578062 · View Source
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Enlisted, June 4, 1917, in Troop C, Squadron A Cavalry, New York City. Squadron A Cavalry reorganized for the World War as the 105th Machine Gun Battalion, 27th Division. He was assigned to Company C. After training at Camp Wadsworth, SC, the 105th Machine Gun Battalion deployed to Europe, on May 17, 1918, aboard the USS Calomares, from Newport News, VA. He saw combat in both Belgium & France, wounded in action ( gassed ), Sept. 29, 1918, at the Battle of the Hindenburg Line, France. Returned to the States, March 6, 1919, aboard the USS Leviathan, docking at Hoboken, NJ. He marched in the great " Welcome Home Parade " for the 27th Division, up 5th Avenue, in New York City, March 25, 1919. Discharged from the service April 1, 1919, at Camp Upton, NY.

Occupation, bond salesman

Brooklyn Eagle, Feb. 24, 1941, death notice


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  • Maintained by: squadron a association
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 578062
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles A Devlin (10 Mar 1890–22 Feb 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 578062, citing Long Island National Cemetery, East Farmingdale, Suffolk County, New York, USA ; Maintained by squadron a association (contributor 48454800) .