Oscar Braxton Scudder

Male 1895 - 1918  (22 years)


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  • Name Oscar Braxton Scudder 
    Born 24 Dec 1895  East Enterprise, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Jefferson, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cemetery New Liberty Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID F3B1EFDBA3330046A87F6355AA8B07BF64D5 
    Died 29 Sep 1918  France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried East Enterprise, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I18228  Scudder
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2016 

    Father Braxton Irvin Scudder,   b. 4 Jul 1873, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1950, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Nettie Griffith,   b. 7 Apr 1874, Vevay, Switzerland, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1958, Rising Sun, Ohio, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 26 Feb 1895  Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID C1AE688E3C09D511A5C1205002C100002950 
    Family ID F5281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Oscar was a farmer. He entered service 5 October 1917 in Vevay, Indiana, and was sent to Camp Taylor, Kentucky, for training. There he was assigned to Company B, 335th Infantry. He was sent overseas in May 1918 and assigned to Company M, 120th Infantry, 30th Division. He was killed in action during the Somme Offensive.

  • Sources 
    1. [S520] Switzerland County, Indiana, Cemetery Inscriptions 1817-1985, Morford, Wanda L., comp., (Cincinatti, Ohio: by the author, 1986), Call #86-060482; ISB: 0-961-6543-09.

    2. [S1849] Find a Grave Index, 1600s to Current, (database online).