Final resting place of Private James B Gresham, the first American soldier killed in France during WWI.

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Honor First Yank Killed in France A'i'.l Et'UHiville Jliircau A notional shrine to murk th,? fazt resting place of Private Janita D. Cirtsbam, honored by Evauisvllle. JIH)., Cold Star- Jjiothera as (he lln-t American jsoldler Idllud in 'France, id planned in tliat city. Greahnm, Private Thomas F. Eiiright of PJttuburKii, Pa., and Private Merle I). ;iay of Gliddeii, Iowa,' met death when Germans raided file-' ICth infantry'* trefltlwa Wear Balhelemont on tho night pi tie*, g-3, IHT. fjrtahsm, plfftf'JW r*$ts In an -obucurs, — > ot EvansYiMe, Is '"i the memorial In Ilia ionor.

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  1. Pampa News-Post,
  2. 02 Nov 1930, Sun,
  3. Page 2

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  • — Final resting place of Private James B Gresham, the first American soldier killed in France during WWI.

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