Soldier Summary

Leon W. Thayer

Military History

Rank: Private

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

Serial Number: 2984241

Events
EventDatePlaceDetails
Residence1918Sharon, MI
Residence1892 Sparta, MI
Inducted6/23/1918Kalkoska, MI
Arrived Archangel, Russia09/6/1918
Honorably discharged1/15/1919
Left Archangel, Russia10/26/1918
Left the US07/21/1918
Birth3/12/1892

 

 

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