Thursday, October 11, 2018
PFC Cardie Earnest Cottingham
After entering the Army, Cardie was assigned to A Company 116th Infantry. He trained with the unit and was transported with them aboard the Finland to France. PFC Cottingham was killed in action on 11 Oct 1918.
PFC Cottingham was returned to the U.S. and is buried in the Old Crystal Springs Cemetery in Crystal Springs, Mississippi with family members.