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Clarence Andrew Knudtson

Graduating Class of 1912
Served in World War I
Attached photograph of First Lieutenant Knudtson

First Lieutenant
Clarence Andrew Knudtson

Battery D
16th Field Artillery Regiment
4th Infantry Division


Strum, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death

Nantillois, France

Date of Death

Location of Burial

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery and Memorial, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon, France

More About First Lieutenant Knudtson

Lieutenant Knudtson graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1912 and from George Washington University in 1914.

Lt. Knudtson applied and received admission to the Second Officers' Training Camp at Ft. Sheridan. He received his commission and was ordered to Camp Greene, NC in March, 1918. After completing his training at a variety of camps, he sailed overseas in May, 1918.

He died of wounds received in action near Nantillois, France.