Indiana World War Records: Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of Indiana Men
and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War,
Steuben County
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Name: Clair F. Throop
Rank: Private

Son of Frank M. and Florence I. Throop; born July 30, 1893, Clear Lake Township, Steuben County, Ind. Farmer. Entered service August 30, 1918, Angola, Ind. Sent to Camp Dodge, Iowa; assigned to 18th Company, 5th Training Battalion, 163rd Depot Brigade. Transferred to
Medical Detachment, Base Hospital. Died of pneumonia October 16, 1918, Camp Dodge, Iowa. Buried in Teeter's Cemetery, Clear Lake Township, Steuben County, Ind.

Steuben Republican Nov. 9, 1921 page 3