Soldier Summary

Joel Roscoe Moore

Military History

Rank: Captain

Unit: United States. Army. Infantry, 339th. Company M.

Medals Awarded
  • Order of St. Anne: with swords
  • Croix de Guerre: with silver star, divisional citation

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ResidenceAlbion, MI
Residence1954Battle Creek, MI
Residence1927Detroit, MI
Residence[1]Jackson, MI
ResidenceLa Crosse, WI
Reported dead since 1952 reunion

[1]Joel Roscoe Moore papers, 1917-1929, 1940, and 1949-1952

Charles E. Lewis papers, 1917-1958 (scattered)

"M" Company 339th infantry in North Russia

Biennial reunion programs

The Polar Bear, vol. 3, no. 1 (Feb. 1927).

United States. Army. Signal Corps photograph collection

Chauncey C. Wade papers



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