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Ernsberger, Charles W.
ERNSBERGER, CHARLES W. - Private
Son of Charles F. and Clara Etler Ernsberger; born August
8, 1895, Lagrange County, Ind. Laborer. Entered service
July 26, 1917. Sent to Ft. Thomas, Ky.; assigned to Com-
pany F, 59th Infantry. Embarked for overseas May 6, 1918;
assigned to Company A, 10th Machine Gun Battalion. Par-
ticipated in battles of Marne, Verdun, and Argonne. Died of
tuberculosis July 9, 1919 in Government Hospital, New York.
Buried in Bellevue, Mich.
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