Carmichael Square

Location: Corner of Maple and Forest Streets Danvers, Massachusetts

Army Private Ludwig C. Carmichael

  • Born October, 1891, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Served Battery F, 301st Field Artillery
  • Died January 29, 1919 died, flu pandemic, Long Island, NY


Ludwig C. Carmichael was a well-known and well-liked resident who went to Holten High School and was a pitcher on the baseball team. In 1918, just months before World War I ended, he was drafted and mustered off to Battery B of the 301st Field Artillery where he saw action in the European Theatre. A year later he was headed back to Danvers when he contracted influenza and perished.

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