US Army, 16th Cav, Troop I. Born 13 Jan 1898 at Koldint, Denmark, son of Ole Rassmussen and Ida Andersen. First World War: Age 19. Entered service on 13 Dec 1917 at Fort Logan, Colorado. Died 15 Oct 1918 at Fort Logan, a suicide. Buried in Nazareth Cemetery, Beresford, South Dakota, lot 18, grave 11. Sources: (SDSHS WPA Veterans Cemetery Records, Lincoln County)