Beightler, Gordon, PVT

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
605-Heavy Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
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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Home State
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Marysville, OH
Last Address
General Delivery
Marysville, Ohio
Casualty Date
Jun 04, 1923
World War I

 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
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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