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Per "Peter" Persson Alstrum + Brita Olsdotter Hast
Pehr "Peter" Jonsson Nord + Brita "Betsy" Andersdotter
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Johan "John" Alstrumabt 1850 -- 1927avatar
Brita "Betsy" Nord
 
Brita "Betsy" Persdotter
27 AUG 1851 -- 2 JUL 1918avatar
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Pvt. Chester Arthur5 6 Alstrum5 6

Birth22 JAN 18875
 
ResideMAR 18955
 
Reside1900/1902
 
in 1902, age 15, he was a cigar maker for Turner & Nicholson
Reside1900
 
Reside1904
 
Reside1905
 
Reside1910
 
age 23; Single; Lodger; Laborer, construction works
ResideJUN 1917
 
auto repairman
Reside1918
 
Military1918
 
USA Army / Private / World War I
pvt e 364th inf 91st div, us army. Also received the World War * Victory Medal
Flag of United States
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Death3 OCT 1918
 
Killed in Action
Grave15 SEP 1921
 
Gr. 25, Pl. 1, Sec. 30, 1232 Argonne Amer. Cem. Romagne-sous-Mont-faucon, Meuse.
Aged: 31.7 years

Chester was apparently killed in Europe ( Argonne, France).  His body was repatriated in 1921 and reburied in the United States.



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Sources
  1. Findagrave Pvt Chester Arthur Alstrum
  2. FamilySearch Chester A Alstrom United States Census, 1910
  3. FamilySearch Chester Arthur Alstrum United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  4. FamilySearch John Onsley [sic] United States Census, 1900
  5. Census: KS, Clay Co, Clay Center. 1885 Kansas State Census for Clay Center, Clay, Kansas;
  6. Other: U.S. National Cemetery Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962; at Ancestry;
  7. Website:Chester A Alstrum; HonorStates.org profile;
  8. Website:Reference for Chester Alstrum in "Almost Forgotten..." by Joseoph K. Oyler; page 76; described the battle in which he was killed;
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