Foster, George Wallace, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1918-1918, 1542, 26th Division
Service Years
1917 - 1918


First Lieutenant

One Overseas Service Bar

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Oct 25, 1918
KIA-Killed in Action
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
World War I
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified
Military Service Number
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

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

 Ribbon Bar

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 101st Infantry 26th Division
  1918-1918, 1542, D Company, 1st Battalion, 101st Infantry
  1918-1918, 1542, 26th Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 World War I/Somme Defensive Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Lys Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Aisne Campaign/World War I/The Battle of Cantigny
  1918-1918 World War I/Aisne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Aisne-Marne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/St. Mihiel Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign/Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 2
  1918-1918 World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign/Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Phase 3
 Colleges Attended 
University of Vermont
  1913-1917, University of Vermont
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
1st Lt. Foster was interred in Laurel Glen Cemetery, Cuttingsville, Vermont.

He served with Company D, 101st Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry ("Yankee") Division. A.E.F..

Once in France, he participated in every engagement of the 101st Infantry between 8 February 1918 and 25 October 1918, including:
Chemin-des-Dames Sector,
Toul Sector
Pas Fini Sector
Aisne-Marne Offensive
St. Mihiel Offensive
Troyan Sector
Meuse-Argonne Offensive

He was killed in the Argonne Forest, France.

Vermont in the Great War, 1917-1919, Published 1928;
Chapter II, Vermont Casualties, Killed in Action or Died in Service;
Page 302
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