John Henry Ballamy was born in 1886. During World War I he served as Captain, 103rd Engineers. In this capacity he was killed-in-action at Fismes, France, on 9 August 1918. He was eventually returned to the United States and buried with full military honors in Section 3 of Arlington National Cemetery.
BALLAMY, JOHN HENRY
- HEADQUARTERS CO., 10
- VETERAN SERVICE DATES: Unknown
- DATE OF DEATH: 08/09/1918
- DATE OF INTERMENT: 08/09/1918
- BURIED AT: SECTION 3 SITE 4100WS
- ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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