Steward, Herbert S., Pvt

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1917-1918, HHC, 1st Battalion, 353rd Infantry
Service Years
1917 - 1918


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Casualty Info
Home Town
Jackson County
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Oct 30, 1918
Hostile, Died of Wounds
World War I
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Wound Chevron (1917-1932)

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
World War I Fallen
  1918, World War I Fallen

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 353rd Infantry
  1917-1918, HHC, 1st Battalion, 353rd Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I/St. Mihiel Campaign
  1918-1918 Meuse-Argonne Campaign/Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 2
  1918-1918 Meuse-Argonne Campaign/Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 3
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Pvt. Herbert Steward was interred in Greenwood Cemetery, Council Grove, Morris County, Kansas, USA Plot S4.

He had enlisted on 19 September 1917.

He served with I Company, 353rd Infantry All Kansas Regiment, 89th Infantry Division.  He was slightly wounded in 1918; severely wounded on 13 October 1918 and admitted to field hospital, France, where he died on 30 October 1918. 

Previous Notes:
Calendar organized at Camp Funston, Kansas, 5 September 1917.
Left Camp Funston, 26 May 1918.
Sailed from Hoboken (111 officers, 3401 enlisted men) on 4 June 1918. Reynal Training Area, France, 24 June 24 - 4 August 1918.
Occupation Lucey Sector, 5 August - 12 September 1918.
St. Mihiel Offensive, 12-16 September.
Euvezin Sector, 16 September - 7 October.
Reserve Fifth Corps, 9-19 October .
Meuse-Argonne Offensive-Bantheville Woods, 19 October - 1 November.

Final drive Meuse-Argonne Offensive, 1 November.
Barricourt Woods-Tailly and Army Line, 2 November.
Stenay, 11 November.

Army of Occupation 24 November-6 May 1919. U. S. S. Leviathan (105 officers, 2533 enlisted men) Port of Brest, France, May 14. U. S. A. 22 May 1919.
Note:  The VFW hall in Coucil Grove, KS named in his honor.
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