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BALES, HARRY - Private
Foster son of Grant and Lottie Carter, of Lawrenceburg;
born October 26, 1900, Glencoe, Ky. Farmer. Entered
service December 26, 1917, Lawrenceburg, Ind. Sent to Ft.
Thomas, Ky.; assigned to Company E, 49th Infantry. Trans-
ferred to Camp Merritt, N.J.; then to Camp Upton, L. I.
Embarked for overseas July 23, 1918; assigned to Company A,
110th Machine Gun Battalion, 3rd Division. Killed in action
September 27, 1918, in the Argonne Forest. (Burial place
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