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July 6, 2019

Pvt. Delbert Greer, Dead at Camp Cody, Is Home Hero

Filed under: Camp Cody Deming — Tags: — Michael Kromeke @ 3:06 pm

At the funeral of Pvt. Delbert Greer. Conducted by chaplain Gaines, Major Arthur M. Nelson, commanding the battalion of the late soldiers, in the course of some beautiful remarks, said the young man was entitled to the same praise as if he had fallen on the western front.

Fine music was furnished by a male quartet from the Y. M. C. A., consisting of Mrs. Rockwell, Nold, Raiph and O’Kelley. – El Paso Herald Newspaper – Monday, October 21, 1918


Military Funeral Procession – Deming, New Mexico

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