203 1st Ave NE, Waverly, IA 50677

Sergeant Samuel L. Shalter [J.] [I.]

Sergeant Samuel L. Shalter [J.] [I.] was born on September 5, 1873 in Montgomery, PA and died November 12, 1905 in Oelwein, IA.

Samuel L. Shalter [J.] [I.] entered the United States Army on January 12, 1897, in Montgomery, PA, served during the Spanish-American War era and reached the rank of Sergeant before being discharged on February 26, 1903 in Fort Lincoln, ND.

Samuel L. Shalter [J.] [I.] is buried at Harlington Cemetery in Waverly, Iowa and can be located at 42° 42.982' N 92° 28.179' W

Armed Forces Grave Registration

He was in the regular army and enlisted first as Pvt. in Troop K 7 U.S. Cavalry on 1/12/1897 and was discharged at Columbia Barracks Havana, Cuba on 1/11/1900. His second enlistment was Sgt. Co. M U.S. Infantry on 2/27/1901, and served 3 years where he was discharged at Ft. Lincoln, N.D. on 2/26/1906.