Soldier Summary

Arthur Dargan

Military History

Rank: Private

Unit: United States. Army. Engineer Regiment, 310th. Company A.

Serial Number: 2031414

Medals Awarded
  • Silver Star Citation[1]
Notes

Missing in action according to record

Events
EventDatePlaceDetails
Residence[1]New York
BurialRomagne, France
Drowned in action10/8/1918Seltso, Russia
Silver Star Citation (Posthumously) for action[1]10/8/1918Seltso, Russia
Died10/8/1918
Sources

[1]Military Times Hall of Valor

The history of the American expedition fighting the Bolsheviki; campaigning in north Russia 1918-1919

Note: Companies D, E, and F of the 310th Engineers were not members of the original Polar Bear Expedition, but they did attend Polar Bear reunions after the war.

 

 

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