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Christie, Ralph David - Corporal
CHRISTIE, RALPH DAVID Corporal
Son of John and Annie Christie (both deceased); born
October, 1892, Chenoa, Ill. Moved to Kokomo, Ind. in March,
1917, where he entered service March 29, 1918. Sent to Camp
Taylor, Ky.; assigned to 11th Company, 3rd Battalion, 159th
Depot Brigade. Transferred to Ft. Leavenworth, Kans.;
then to Camp Upton, N. Y. Overseas in July, 1918; assigned
to 37th Service Company, Signal Corps. Died of pneumonia
May 9, 1919, Bordeaux, France. Body returned to U.S., and
interred in Pike Cemetery, Livingston County, Ill.
Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of the Indiana Men and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War 1914-1918, published by the Indiana Historical Commission, 1921