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Admin/Biog History Vernon Andrew Brabazon was born in Gladstone, MI May 18, 1893, the son of Elbert William and Margaret Brabazon. He came to Oshkosh with his family in 1910. He enlisted in Company B, 2nd Wisconsin National Guard in 1916 and saw service on the Mexican Border. Old Company B became Company B, 127th Infantry, 32nd Division in 1917. He was killed in battle August 1, 1918 at Bellvue Farm near Sergy, France. His remains were returned to Oshkosh in 1921.
Collection World War I Small Collections
Dates of Accumulation November 22, 1918
Abstract Telegram from Graves Registration informing parents of the arrival of the body of Vernon Andrew Brabazon, Company B, 127th Infantry, 32nd Division, killed in action August 1, 1918, in New York City.
Event World War I
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Legal Status Oshkosh Public Museum
Object ID SC411.10.13.3
Object Name Telegram
People Brabazon, Vernon Andrew
Subjects World War I
127th United States Infantry
32nd Division
Death & burial
Title Telegram
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