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2Lt. Edgar Dorus Bascom

2Lt. Edgar Dorus Bascom

Male 1892 - 1918  (26 years)

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  • Name Edgar Dorus Bascom 
    Born 24 Aug 1892  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 7, 8
    Residence 1916  Rockland, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Military From 1917 to 1918  [9
    Residence 1917  Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1917  Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 24 Oct 1918  Moirey-Flabas-Crépion, Meuse, Grand Est, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 7, 9
    Last Full Review 27 Mar 2021 
    Buried —  Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 9
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I378  | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2021 

    Father Dorus Amaziah Bascom,   b. 20 May 1847, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1920, Montague, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Eliza Maria Delvy,   b. 7 Apr 1860, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1893, Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1878  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F186  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1892 - Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - Rockland, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1917 - Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 5 Jun 1917 - Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Oct 1918 - Moirey-Flabas-Crépion, Meuse, Grand Est, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - — - Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Edgar Bascom
    Edgar Bascom

  • Sources 
    1. [S1504] American Soldiers of World War I, (Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003), Secondary Source.

    2. [S388] Delvee Historian. Delvee Family Records 1887 - 1988, (Warwick, Massachusetts: manuscript, 1988), Primary Source.

    3. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.), Secondary Source.
      Memorial ID 55960813 2LT Edgar Dorus Bascom

    4. [S965] History of Gill Genealogies, (unknown), Secondary Source.

    5. [S801] Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 , (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013), Primary Source.
      Birth Record of Edgar Dorus Bascom

    6. [S846] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011), Primary Source.
      Rockland, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1916

    7. [S1477] U.S., Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940, ( Lehi, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2019), Secondary Source.

    8. [S510] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005), Primary Source.
      Draft Registration of Edgar Dorus Bascom

    9. [S1023] WWI, WWII, and Korean War Casualty Listings, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).