In Memory of Glenn Forest Owens

September 10, 1888 - August 31, 1918

Glenn Owens
Private: Son of James M and June E OWENS (deceased); born September 10, 1888, Dekalb County, Indiana. Moved to Miami County in 1906. Laborer. Entered service March 29, 1918, Peru, Ind. Sent to Camp Taylor, Ky; assigned to 7th Company, 2nd Battalion, 159th Depot Brigade; Transferred to Camp Gordon, Ga; Embarked for overseas, June 14, 1918; assigned to COmpany K, 115th Infantry, 29th Division. Killed in action August 31, 1918 in Argonne Drive. The American Legion Post, Peru, Ind. is named in his honor.

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