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GERTZ, Ernest T., Private 1st  Class, Co “E”
Italian Silver Medal for Military Valor

GERTZ silverOhio. Adjutant-General's Dept. The Official Roster of Ohio Soldiers, Sailors And Marines In the World War, 1917-18 ... [Columbus: The F. J. Heer Printing Co., 1926-29.

Ernest Gert Z argento[GERTZ] [T]. Ernest, soldier 332 Infantry Regiment (American army), n. 2427917 registration number. - For courage demonstrated in combat in capturing a machine gun. - Ponte delle Delizie, November 4, 1918.
( Istituto Nazionale del Nastro Azzurro )

Ernst T. GERTZErnst T. GERTZ, Private 1st Class, Company E, 332nd Infantry Regiment wearing his Italian Silver medal for Military Valor and Italian War Merit Cross

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