PRIVATE GILBERT OSCAR SCHULTZ; U.S. ARMY

October 8, 1886 (East Orange, NJ) – October 5, 1918; 31 years old; unmarried
Last local address: 11 Burritt Avenue, South Norwalk
Entered the service on June 27, 1918
Serial number: 2932942
TRAINING BATTALION 158, COMPANY 4

Worked as a boiler maker for Erie Railroad in Galion, Ohio when he entered the service.

Died of disease, specifically bronchial pneumonia at Camp Sherman, Chillicothe, Ohio. More than likely related to the Spanish Influenza outbreak.

For NARA burial file, click HERE.

Private Schultz is buried in Riverside Cemetery, Norwalk, Section 4.

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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