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FOX, CHESTER Private
Son of Jacob and Rachael Fox; born July 12, 1896, Sterling,
Kan. Living on a farm in Adams County, Ind., when he was
called into service April 28, 1918, Decatur, Ind. Sent to Camp
Funston, Kan.; assigned to 27th Company, 164th Depot Bri-
gade. Embarked for overseas June 4, 1918; assigned to Com-
pany B, 353rd Infantry. Participated in battles of St. Mihiel,
and Bois de Banthville. Killed in action October 28, 1918.
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