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Baggs, James D.
BAGGS, JAMES D. - Private
Son of Marion S. and Sarah E. Baggs; born September 9,
1892, Five Points, Ohio. Moved to Indiana in 1896. Laborer.
Entered service September 21, 1917, Greenfield, Ind. Sent to
Camp Taylor, Ky. Transferred to Camp Shelby, Miss.;
assigned to Replacement Draft. Overseas June 12, 1918;
assigned to Company F, 168th Infantry, 42nd (Rainbow)
Division. Killed in action July 26, 1918, near Epieds, France.
Buried in Cemetery at Seringes-et-Nesles, Aisne.
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