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Hollis, Alva Cicero
HOLLIS, ALVA CICERO Private
Son of Alvah H. and Sarah Ann Hollis; born January 11,
1893, Madisonville, Ky. Living in Newcastle, Ind., when he
enlisted in Company M, Indiana National Guard, June 4, 1917,
Newcastle. Sent to Camp Shelby, Miss. ; assigned to Company
F, 18th Infantry. Went overseas; wounded in action July 21,
1918, battle of Soissons. Invalided to U.S. in November, 1918.
Treated in Hospital, Ft. McPherson, Ga. Furloughed home,
and died November 9, 1919, Madisonville, Ky. Buried,
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