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Callender, Delbert Francis
CALLENDER, DELBERT FRANCIS - Wagoner
Son of Emma Callender Fields; born December 26, 1901,
Gravelton, Kosciusko County, Ind. Living in Elkhart County,
when he enlisted in U.S. Regular Army, December 22, 1916,
Elkhart, Ind. Sent to Columbus Barracks, Ohio; assigned to
Supply Company B, 18th Infantry. Promoted to Wagoner.
Transferred to Ft. Bliss, Tex.; then Douglas, Ariz. Saw service
on Mexican Border. Overseas in June, 1917. Killed in action
June 16, 1918. Buried at Paillart, France; Grave No. 7.
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