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Lange, Robert John
LANGE, ROBERT JOHN - Private
Son of John and Margaret Witte Lange; born August 4,
1895, Ferdinand, Dubois County, Ind. Farmer. Called into
service September 19, 1917, Jasper, Ind. Sent to Camp Taylor,
Ky.; assigned to Company G, 335th Infantry. Transferred
to Camp Sevier, S. C; assigned to Company F, 120th Infantry,
30th Division. Embarked from Boston Harbor May 14, 1918.
Wounded in action near Ypres, and died August 24, 1918, in
hospital, Bergues Nord, France. Body returned to U.S., and
buried in St. Ferdinand's Cemetery, Dubois County, Ind.
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