Soldier Summary

Omar R. Yarger

Altername names
  • Yarger, Oman R.
Military History

Rank: Sergeant

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

Serial Number: 2020831

Medals Awarded
  • Silver Star Citation[1]
Residence1927Bluffton, IN
ResidenceCleveland, OK
Silver Star Citation[1]3/9/1919Vystavka (Russia)
Reported dead since 1952 reunion

[1]Military Times Hall of Valor

The romance of Company "A", 339th infantry, A. N. R. E. F.

Biennial reunion programs

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

United States. Army. Signal Corps photograph collection



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