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Charles F. Duford


Charles F. Duford, d. 1918

Served in World War I

Sergeant, US Army

Co M, 326th Infantry Regiment, 82nd Infantry  Division

Died October 14, 1918; killed in action in Argonne Forest, France

Buried Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne, France, Plot E Row 27 Grave 40

Memorial Stone in family’s plot at Lake Grove Cemetery, Holliston, Ma

Born March 11, 1895 in Everett, son of Charles and Rosanna M. Duford

First Man in Holliston drafted for World War I; entered 20 Sept 1917.  Overseas 29 April 1918

Charles F. Duford American Legion Post 47 Holliston organized in 1920 named in his honor

Veteran's Square: at Former Post 6 GAR/American Legion Building/ current Holliston Animal  Hospital, Exchange Street