Arthur Clemence Cole
Submitted by: Frances Cole Denoncourt
Arthur Clemence Cole served in World War 1 with the the United States Army. The dates of service are: Known 1907-1918.
He was sent to France in World War I as a 1st Lieutenant and earned many commendations, citations, ribbons, and medals. After the war he held several public offices at both state and local levels.
Arthur began his military career July 15, 1907 as a trooper in the RI National Guard Cavalry.
Officer Reserve Corps 1st Lieutenant.
Arthur Clemence Cole was commissioned as 1st Lieutenant at Plattsburgh, NY and reported for transport to France with the 23rd Infantry in early 1918.