Walter Arnold

Walter Arnold

Male 1893 - 1936  (42 years)

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  • Name Walter Arnold 
    Born 24 Nov 1893  Bagnell, Miller Co., MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Nov 1936  Versailles, Morgan Co., MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I525  Seaver-Bilyeu-Lowell
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2010 

    Father Thomas F Arnold,   b. May 1869, AR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sarah Head 
    Married 28 Nov 1891  Toronto, Camden Co., MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • by P H Woolery, JP
    Family ID F160  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lillian Hanks 
    Married 21 Aug 1923 
    Children 
     1. Walter Milton Arnold,   b. Abt 1928
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1893 - Bagnell, Miller Co., MO Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Nov 1936 - Versailles, Morgan Co., MO Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Walter Arnold, c.1916
    Walter Arnold, c.1916
    Cpl Walter Arnold served first as a bugler in the 1st Co Coastal Artillery Corps out of Fort Hancock in Sandy Hook, NJ, and in Oct 1918 transferred to Battery A of the 1st Trench Mortar Battalion. Back of the photo reads, "if i send you one of these you can give that to some pretty girl and tell her to write to me. har har har".

    Documents
    Walter Arnold death notice
    Walter Arnold death notice
    Article about the sudden passing of Walter Arnold, night watchman and former Marshal for the city of Versailles, MO.

  • Notes 
    • His mother died when he was young, and after that he was raised by his aunt and uncle, Will and Bertha Arnold.
    • Bugler with the rank of Corporal in the 1st Co Coastal Artillery Corps out of Fort Hancock at Sandy Hook, NJ. Oct 28, 1918 transferred to 1st Trench Mortar Battalion Battery A. Overseas from Jan 4, 1918 to Jan 30, 1919. Date and unit indicate he was involved in the tail end of the Meuse-Argonne offensive in France.

      See http://freepages.military.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cacunithistories/1st%20TM%20BN.html for history of the 1st Trench Mortar Battalion.