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Sgt. Taylor E. Lewis enlisted January 5, 1918, at Camp Funston, Kansas. On June 2, he sailed for France, and after two months' training behind the lines, he went into the trenches the first of August. In the first day's advance in the St. Mihel region, he was severely wounded by bursting shrapnel and died of these wounds September 30, 1918. Taylor was a sergeant in Co. L, 355th Infantry, 89th Division.

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