Merill French

Merill French was born on August 17, 1887 in Sumner, IA and died November 7, 1949 in Plainfield, IA.

Merill French entered the United States Army on , in , served during the World War I era and reached the rank of before being discharged on in .

Merill French is buried at Wilson Grove Cemetery in Sumner, Iowa and can be located at

  • Wounded in Action: Yes

Armed Forces Grave Registration

Merill French a Veteran of World War 1 during the battle of the Argonne Forest lost his right limb on October 20 1918 and spent 22 months in hospitals before getting his dicharge.for some time after ward he was engaged in farming,but was forced to discontinue farming two years ago.sepnding 2 months in the hospital.