US Army 19th Baloon Company. Born 6 Aug 1894 at Herstad, Norway, son of Christ Heggelund and Marrit. First World War: Age 23. Entered the army on 22 Jul 1918 at DeSmet, South Dakota. Private. Died 15 ct 1918 of influenza at Camp Morrison, Virginia. Buried in the Lake Preston, South Dakota, Cemetery, block 2, lot 44, grave 5. Sources: (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Kingbury County)