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CPT Belvidere Brooks

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CPT Belvidere Brooks

Birth
Texas, USA
Death
21 Aug 1918 (aged 29)
France
Burial
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, USA
Plot
Section 51 Linden Plot Lot 3271 South
Memorial ID
77307240 View Source



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Belvidere Brooks is the son of Belvidere and Alpha Brooks. Captain Belvidere Brooks was killed in the line of duty to his country on the Vesle Front in August 1918.
Enlisted in Squadron A Cavalry, in New York City. Commissioned , 2nd Lieutenant, Infantry, May 15, 1917, from Plattsburg Officers Training Corp. Assigned to the 77th Division,, he assumed command of Company D, 308th Infantry,77th Division, in January 1918. Arrived in France April 6, 1918. Killed in action by enemy artillery, on the night of August 21, 1918.

William College, Class of 1910

NY Times, Sept 8, 1918, obituary
Williams College Class Book 1910
William College in the World
NY Sun, Sept. 20, 1918, page 5, obituary

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Belvidere Brooks is the son of Belvidere and Alpha Brooks. Captain Belvidere Brooks was killed in the line of duty to his country on the Vesle Front in August 1918.
Enlisted in Squadron A Cavalry, in New York City. Commissioned , 2nd Lieutenant, Infantry, May 15, 1917, from Plattsburg Officers Training Corp. Assigned to the 77th Division,, he assumed command of Company D, 308th Infantry,77th Division, in January 1918. Arrived in France April 6, 1918. Killed in action by enemy artillery, on the night of August 21, 1918.

William College, Class of 1910

NY Times, Sept 8, 1918, obituary
Williams College Class Book 1910
William College in the World
NY Sun, Sept. 20, 1918, page 5, obituary

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