August 24, 1892 (Norwalk, CT) – September 13, 1918; 26 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 523 Old Westport Road, Norwalk; living in San Diego when drafted
Enlisted February 5, 1913
Serial number 841688
54TH COAST ARTILLERY COMPANY, BATTERY F
Worked as a carpenter’s helper on a dam in California prior to service.
Died of lobar pneumonia. More than likely related to the Spanish Influenza outbreak.
Corporal Church is buried at St. Mihiel American Cemetery, Thiaucourt, France, Plot A, Row 14, Grave 9.