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 Aurie Earnest Fager

Aurie Earnest Fager

Birth
Osage City, Osage County, Kansas, USA
Death 21 Nov 1918 (aged 30)
France
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section 82, Lot 136, Interment #16439
Memorial ID 73100922 · View Source
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PFC, F Co., 354th Infantry, 89th Division. Enlisted April 1918 at Denver, CO.

Honor Roll Casualty List Dec 14, 1918.

Born 5 Aug 1888, Osage City, Osage Co., KS. Son of Charles G. & Emma (SWANSON) FAGER, Topeka, KS

Died from wounds 21 Nov 1918 at Base Hospital #31, Contrexéville, in the Vosges, following severe leg wounds suffered on 2 Nov in the area of the Bois de Barricourt. These injuries were sustained from machine gun fire coming from the vicinity of the town of Barricourt, which temporarily halted the northerly advance of his F Co., 354th Infantry, 89th Division.

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


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  • Maintained by: Oz
  • Originally Created by: Dave Murray
  • Added: 9 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73100922
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Aurie Earnest Fager (5 Aug 1888–21 Nov 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73100922, citing Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Oz (contributor 46520830) .