Shared Photo: Pvt. Ferd C. Schneider

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My first cousin three times removed Ferdinand Constand Schneider was killed in action 98 years ago today, on 15 July 1918, at the Battle of Château-Thierry, World War I. He was the son of a German immigrant (my 2nd-great-grandfather's brother), and he died fighting against the Germans.

I wanted to share this family photo of Ferdinand Schneider with the community.
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WikiTree profile: Ferdinand Schneider
in The Tree House by E. Gatlin G2G6 Mach 1 (11.0k points)

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Some gave all. We should not forget these young men who gave up everything for our future.

Deb [Cavel-3]
by Deb Cavel G2G6 Mach 1 (14.2k points)
Thank you so much, Elisabeth. This man did contribute. Many of us don't in that particular way. Many kinds of honor flow through our lives. This one is verifiable.

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