Pvt. James B.Bicknell, Supply Co. 152nd Infantry Regt.

A farmer from Strawtown, Hamilton County, Indiana, James enlisted into the army on War Service on October 5th 1917.

After training at Camp Shelby,Mississipi, he was sent to the 152nd Infantry at Fort Benjamin Harrison and then Fort Sheridan, Illinois.

During his service, James fell ill with kidney trouble and underwent two operations.

Following the second operation, he was sent on home leave to recuperate, but died on 10th July 1920.

He is buried in Alexandria, Indiana.

10 July 1920



Research by David O'Mara

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