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CHATMAN, WILLIAM (Colored) - Private
Son of George and Martha Chatman; born August 7, 1890,
Greenville, Miss. Employe of Sheet and Tinplate Company,
Gary, Ind., where he entered service, August 23, 1918. Sent
to Camp Dodge, Iowa; assigned to 72nd Company, 163rd Depot
Brigade. Overseas in September, 1918, with Company H,
809th Pioneer Infantry. Died of tuberculosis February 3, 1919,
Base Hospital No. 118, Savigny, France.
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