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Sgt. Roscoe B. Rhodes left school last April to enlist in the army. On the first day of May, he went to Camp Funston, where he was appointed sergeant. He was placed in a division that was all ready to leave for overseas and was in France within one month after he enlisted. On November 27, an official telegram was received, saying "Dusty" had been killed in action on October 25th. "Dusty's" home was at Ansley, Nebraska.

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