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Cissell, William C. Jr.
CISSELL, WILLIAM C, Jr. - Private
Son of William M. and Nancy M. Cissell; born July 30, 1895,
Loogootee, Martin County, Ind. Family later moved to
Montgomery, Daviess County, Ind. Enlisted in U.S. Regular
Army May 6, 1916, and was sent to Columbus Barracks, Ohio.
Transferred to Mexican Border; assigned to Company L, 18th
Infantry. Overseas in June, 1917, attached to First Division.
Killed in action July 18, 1918, battle of Soissons. Buried in
American Cemetery, Ploisy, Aisne, Grave No. 47, Plot D.
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