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Murtaugh, Charles Anthony
MURTAUGH, CHARLES ANTHONY - - - Private
Son of William and Mary Murtaugh; born September 28,
1897, Woodruff, W. Va. Later moved to Decatur, Adams
County, Ind. (date not known), where he was an employe of
the Chicago and Erie Railroad. Entered service September 5,
1918, Decatur, Ind. Sent to Camp Taylor, Ky.; assigned to
17th Company, 5th Battalion, 159th Depot Brigade. Died of
pneumonia October 8, 1918, Camp Taylor, Ky. Buried in St.
Joseph Cemetery, Decatur, 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