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Alfred G. Zeits

Submitted by: Carol Hylton

no photo 300Alfred G Zeits served in World War 1 with the United States Army . The dates of service are: Known June to August 7, 1918.


Alfred's mother, a Bohemian immigrant to Traverse City, MI, had 7 sons, four of whom served in the first World War. The other three brothers returned, but Alfred died of wounds suffered in action on the Vesle River during the Second Battle of the Marne.

He was 25 years old and was buried in an American military cemetery on a road between Fere-en-Tardenois and Beauvardes, France.




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