World War I
Roster of Soldiers
|Bailey, Ernest||151st Dep. Brig.|
|Dana, Walter C.||Co. M 58th Inf.|
|Dana, William G.||Co. F 101st Am. Tn.|
|Foley, Arthur E.||Co. M 58th Inf.|
|Foley, Frank N.||Co. M 58th Inf.|
|French, Clarence||Co. C 310th Inf.|
|French, George||Co. E 309th Inf.|
|Hanchett, Frank Roy||Co. M 58th Inf.|
|Pvt. 1/c Heath S. Burton||Hd. Co. 102nd Inf.|
|Heath, Waldo H.|
|Hendry, Harvey C.||Co. G 103rd Inf.|
|Lindsey, Ned. B.||151st Dep. Brig.|
|Lord, Wendell E||Co. F 101stAm. Tn.
Died in action on November 8, 1918, and buried in Suresnes American Cemetery, Seine, France.
|Lund, Austin G.||Co. F 101stAm. Tn.|
|Mason, Frank A.|
|Merrin, Henry T.||Co. F 101st Am. Tn.|
|Moulton, John||Co. F 101st Am. Tn.|
|Col. Nelson, Forrest P.||Co. C 302nd M.G. Bn.|
|Cpl. Page, Willliam D.||Co. F 101st Am. Tn.|
|Thurston, Samuel W.||S.A.T.C.|
|Tinkham, Clarence H.||Co. G 103rd Inf.|
|Welch, Clyde I.||Co. F. 101st Am. Tn.|
|Williams, Carrol M.||M.G. Co. 101st Inf.|
|Williams, Leslie A.||Tr. E 2nd Cav|
|Wright, Sydney J.||Co. F 101st Am. Tn.|
|Captain M.C. Bushnell, Edward H.||Med Corps|
|Captain M.C. Caldwell, Nathan R.||M.O.T.C.|
|2nd Lieut. Ricker, Isaac M.||Hg. Co. 102nd Inf.|
|1st Lieut. Tillotson, Henry L.||Emb. Hosp. 1st Cav.|
Others Who Served
In the Navy: Lieut Dwight A. Smith, Nav. Aux. Res.
In the Marine Corps: Harold O. Taylor, Co. D Ret. Depot.
As an Army Nurse: Grace M. Dennis, Evac. Hosp. overseas.
Wounded In Action
|Heath S. Burton, Pvt.||Slightly, March 21, 1918|
|Hook, Justin, Pvt.||Severely, Sept. 28, 1918|
|Nelson, Forrest P., Cprl.||Slightly, Oct. 9, 1918|
|Tinkham, Clarence H., Pvt.||Slightly, Oct. 27, 1918|
When the first convention of the Vermont Department of the American Legion was called on October 30, 1919, at Burlington, there were seventy-five posts in the State. Groton was Post No. 8, the Wendell E. Lord Post. The Post Commander was S. Burton Heath; Adjutant, Harvey C. Hendry; Treasurer, S. Burton Heath.