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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 
    Title 2Lt. 
    Born 24 Aug 1892  Gill, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth Record of Edgar Dorus Bascom
    Birth Record of Edgar Dorus Bascom
    Gender Male 
    Military 1917 to 1918  [5
    He served as a Lieutenant in the 101st Infantry in the American Expediency Force. 
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1917  Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    He registered for the draft while already in the Army. 
    Age: 24 
    Address:
    109 Wales Street 
    World War I Draft Registration of Edgar Dorus Bascom
    World War I Draft Registration of Edgar Dorus Bascom
    Residence North Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 24 Oct 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 6
    • His name appears on the World War I memorial in North Abington with a gold star.
    Buried Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, Departement de la Meuse, Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 5
    • Block B, Row 40, Grave 15
    Gravestone of 2Lt. Edgar Dorus Bascom
    Gravestone of 2Lt. Edgar Dorus Bascom
    Plot: Block B, Row 40, Grave 15
    Person ID I378  Delvee Family | Clan of Jonathan, Tribe of Peter
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2016 

    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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    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) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 3 Oct 1878  Bernardston, Franklin County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7, 8
    Marriage Record of Eliza M Delvy and Dorus A Bascom
    Marriage Record of Eliza M Delvy and Dorus A Bascom
    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 MapsDraft Registration - He registered for the draft while already in the Army. - 5 Jun 1917 - Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - North Abington, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Oct 1918 - 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

  • Sources 
    1. [S965] History of Gill Genealogies, (unknown).

    2. [S572] Find a Grave web site, (Provo, Utah: Find A Grave, Inc.).
      Find A Grave Memorial# 55960813

    3. [S829] Massachusetts, Births, 1841-1915, (Family Search).
      Birth Record of Edgar Dorus Bascom

    4. [S510] U.S. Selective Service System. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).
      Draft Registration of Edgar Dorus Bascom

    5. [S1023] American Battle Monuments Commission. WWI, WWII, and Korean War Casualty Listings, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005).

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

    7. [S377] Allred, Paul W. Descendants of Peter Delvey, (Unknown place: manuscript, 11 November 2002).

    8. [S800] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Marriage Record of Eliza M Delvy and Dorus A Bascom