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Click here to read the War Department telegram from
The Evening Record on Monday April 8, 1918,
telling of
Henry S. Fisher, a graduate of Hackensack High School, being wounded in battle, but the article does not tell how or what the wounds are.


The Evening Record on May 18, 1918 article headline says it all:

HACKENSACK BOYS MEET IN HOSPITAL NEAR FRENCH FIRING LINE   

This article tells us Henry S. Fisher had been gassed and the other Hackensack boy is Charles Butler who was operated on for appendicitis.

Written by
Bob Meli
August 2, 2012

 

Background Image of American Soldiers in a Hospital in France:

http://www.flu.gov/pandemic/history/1918/the_pandemic