George Smith MONROE

George Smith MONROE

Male 1894 - 1918

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  • Name  George Smith MONROE 
    Born  25 Nov 1894  South Haven, Van Buren Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  22 Aug 1918  , , , France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Military Cem., Oise-Aisne, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I39273  Munro
    Last Modified  27 May 2001 

    Father  George C. MONROE,   b. 20 Feb 1871, South Haven, Van Buren Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1933, Prob., South Haven, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Helen SMITH,   b. 22 Mar, Emden, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950, South Haven, Van Buren Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  14 Feb 1893  South Haven, Van Buren Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F13367  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • George entered the United States Army in 1917, and was killed in France during World War I. He was the first soldier from South Haven, Michigan to be killed in the war, so the American Legion Post there is named after him.

      References:

      (1) "History and Genealogy of the Lexington, Mass. Munroes" by R. S. Munroe,
      2nd ed. - Florence, Massachusetts (1986) - 13-8/11-82-21 - p. 387-388

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      Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Genealogist, Clan Munro Association, USA