2018 Veteran Honoree

2018 Veteran Honoree: Ralph Ewing

Veteran First Name Ralph
Veteran Middle Name C.
Veteran Last Name Ewing
Date of Birth 1900
Highest Rank Private First Class
Branch of Army Yes
Unit(s) Co. E, 4th Infantry Regiment; Co. E, 166th Infantry Regiment, 42nd Division
Active Service from Year 06/19/1917
Active Service to Year 10/27/1918
World War I Yes
KIA/DIS/POW When 10/27/1918
KIA/DIS/POW Where France
Township of residence entering service Paris
Township of current residence or at time of death UNKNOWN
Cemetery Paris Twp: Oakdale
Date of Death 10/27/1918
Source 1 Milford Center Monument; Union Co. Cem. Rec., Vol. 6, p. 45; Ohio Soldiers in WWI, 1917-1918
Source 2 No DD-214 recorded as of 10/19/2007 in Union co. Recorder's Office
Notes 1 enlisted 6/19/1917, Marysville, OH; wounded 6/21/1918; killed in action; body returned to U.S. on U.S.S. Wheaton, October 1921; interred in Oakdale Cemetery, 10/30/1921; cemetery records list DOB as 1898
Notes 2 father, Charles Ewing, Marysville, OH, notified of death; KIA