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Gordit Singh

Submitted by: Tanveer Kalo

no photo 300Gordit Singh served in World War 1 with the United States Army. The dates of service are: Known August 7, 1917 to February 14, 1919.


Gordit Singh was born in India about 1883. He enlisted in the U.S Army or Regular Army at Fort Slocum in New York on August 7, 1917.

He was with Company L 50th Infantry until August 10, 1917. Then he was with Company L 23rd Infantry until his discharge.

Singh was promoted to private first class on December 10, 1917. He served overseas from September 7, 1917 to November 23, 1918.

Singh was honorably discharged on February 14, 1919 and was reported as 10% disabled at the time.

Gorbit Singh died on September 11, 1934 and is buried at the Cypress Hills National Cemetery in New York.

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