Soldier Summary

Silver Keshick Parrish

Military History

Rank: Sergeant

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

Medals Awarded
  • Military Medal (M.M.)

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Residence1964Bay City, MI
ResidenceBay City, MI
Attended reunion5/1964
medal awarded2/9/1920

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

Otto Arthur Odjard papers, 1918-1919

Biennial reunion programs

Silver Parrish diary, 1918-1919



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