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LOCATION: corner of Maple and Forest Streets
Danvers, Massachusetts

Ludwig C Carmichael

Army Pvt. Ludwig C. CarmichaelLudwig C. Carmichael Memorial Square

Born October, 1891, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Served Battery F, 301st Field Artillery

Died  Jan 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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