JENSEN, Christ

US Army, 163rd Depot Brigade, 11th Battalion, Co 44. Born in 1896 at Hordum, Denmark, son of Peter Jensen. First World War: Age 22. Entered the service on 22 Jul 1918 at Brookings, South Dakota. Private. Died 18 Oct 1918 of Influenza in the base hospital at Camp Dodge, Iowa. Buried in Poinsett Cemetery in Badger Township, Kingsbury County, South Dakota, section M, grave 16. Sources: (SDSHS, WPA Veterans Graves Registration, Kingsbury County)