Beightler, Gordon, PVT

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
605-Heavy Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1918-1919, 566, 4th Infantry
Service Years
1916 - 1919
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Three Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Marysville, OH
Last Address
General Delivery
Marysville, Ohio

Casualty Date
Jun 04, 1923
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World War I
Location of Interment
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Wall/Plot Coordinates
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Military Service Number
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 Official Badges 

Wound Chevron (1917-1932) World War I Honorable Discharge Chevron Badge of Military Merit

 Unofficial Badges 

Warriors Medal Of Valor Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran

 Ribbon Bar

Expert Infantryman

 National Guard Awards

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Battalion, 166th  Infantry Regiment4th Infantry
  1916-1919, 1st Battalion, 166th Infantry Regiment
  1918-1919, 566, 4th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  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/Champagne-Marne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/Champagne-Marne Campaign/Battle of Chateau-Thierry
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Beightler, Gordon, Serial Number 93719;
Race: White;
Place of Birth: Marysville, Ohio;
Home of Record: Marysville, Ohio;
Component: National Guard;
Enlistment: Jun 29,1916, Marysville, Ohio;
Unit Assigned: Company E, 4th Infantry, Ohio National Guard;
Unit Activated as Company E, 166th Infantry.
Military Service: Jun 29, 1916 to May 11, 1919;
Rank: Private;
Battle Campaigns:
(1) Champagne-Marne;
(3) Defensive Sector;
Note: Wounded in Action (WIA) on Jul 30, 1918.
AEF Participation: Oct 18, 1917-Apr 30, 1919.
Honorable Discharge: May 11, 1919, Oakdale Cemetery, Paris Township, Ohio;
Section H of Cemetery;
Date of Bith: 13 Oct 1894;
Date of Death: 4 Jun 1923;
Company E, 166th Regiment, Rainbow Division, WWI.
Exerpt from  Official Roster of Ohio Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines, World War, 1917-1918, Volume 2, BEI-BRU.

Page 1059, Line 2, BEIGHTLER, GORDON.
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