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Transcribed biography of Martin J. Gable

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gable; born July 6, 1890, Valparaiso, Ind. Plasterer. Entered service September 20, 1917. Sent to Camp Taylor, Ky.; assigned to Company L, Indiana National Guard. Transferred to Camp Shelby, Miss. Overseas in June 1918; assigned to Company A, 151st Infantry. Took part in Champagne Marne Drive, and fought in Lorraine Sector. Died July 5, 1918 from wounds received in action. Body returned to U.S. in March 1921, and buried in Valparaiso, Ind.

Source: Oliver, John Williams. 1921. Gold Star Honor Roll: A Record of Indiana Men and Women Who Died in the Service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War: 1914-198. Indianapolis, Indiana: Indiana Historical Commission. 750 p.
Page(s) in Source: 510

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