Cook, Lester – Obituary

Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon

A Former Enterprise Resident Dies In Colorado Hospital

Lester Cook passed away at Fort Lyons near Las Animas, Colorado, Aug. 30th, 1920, at the age of twenty-one years and eight months. He enlisted in the U.S. Marines, December 1, 1916, and saw service in the Pacific, being sent home from the Philippines about one year ago following an attack of flu. He has since been in the hospital at Fort Lyon.

He is survived by his father, Fred Cook, and sister, Mrs. Elwood Robinson of Enterprise.

The body was taken to Wassau, Wisconsin, for burial.

Wallowa County Reporter, Enterprise, Wallowa County, Oregon, September 16, 1920



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White, Judy Wallis. Wallowa County Oregon ObituariesAccessGenealogy. © 1999-2013, all rights reserved. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 30 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/colorado/cook-lester-obituary-2.htm - Last updated on Feb 8th, 2012


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