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Tucker, Russell Ray - Corporal
TUCKER, RUSSELL RAY - Corporal
Son of Ottis A. and Lola Brunson Tucker; born January 8,
1898, Jay County, Ind. Farmer. Enlisted in U.S. Regular
Army June 16, 1916, Columbus, Ohio. Served on Mexican
Border until April, 1918, when he went overseas with Company
B, 13th Machine Gun Battalion. Participated in St. Mihiel
Offensive, Meuse-Argonne Offensive. Wounded in action, he
died October 21, 1918, in French Field Hospital, near Bonpont.
Buried in American cemetery, near Les Placys, Meuse.
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