Lewis H. Vanatta

Company D 22nd Infantry

DOD 07/03/1903



Lewis H. Vanatta was born in Phillipsburg, New Jersey in 1882.

He enlisted for a period of 3 years as a Private in Company D of the 22nd Infantry on February 8, 1902
at Easton, Pennsylvania. His enlistment record indicated that he stood 5 feet 4 inches tall, had light brown hair,
brown eyes and a ruddy complexion. His previous occupation was listed as Painter.

Private Lewis H. Vanatta died of pneumonia at Fort Reno, Indian Territory (Oklahoma) on July 3, 1903.



Fort Reno Post Cemetery
El Reno
Canadian County


Grave marker for Louis H. Vanatta

Photo by C JP K from the Find A Grave website







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