1st Lt Harry H Marsh, Co C 30th Infantry Regt.
Resident in Cass County, Harry was born in White County, Indiana on 11 May 1885. A merchant in his civilian life, he enlisted into the army and joined the Second Officer's Training Camp at Fort Sheridan, Illinois in August 1917 and, after being commissioned, was sent overseas in early 1918.
Killed in action on 14 October 1918 during the Meuse-Argonne offensive, Harry was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross and French Croix de Guerre (posthumously) for bravery in action. His body was repatriated to the USA post-war.
14 October 1918
Research by David O'Mara, Croonaert Research Service