from Gold Star Honor Roll: A Record of Indiana Men and Women Who Died in The Service of the United States and The Allied Nations in The World War 1914-1918 (Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Commission, 1921)
Son of James H. and Catherine Booker; born May 18, 1895, Hillsdale, Vermillion County, Ind. Farmer. Entered service May 25, 1918, Danville, Ind. Sent to Camp Taylor, Ky.; assigned to 1st Company, 1st Training Battalion, 159th Depot Brigade. Transferred to Camp Greenleaf, Ga.; assigned to Field Hospital No. 35, 7th Sanitary Train. Embarked from Camp Merritt, N.J. August 14, 1918. Died of pneumonia September 21, 1918, Yonne, (?) France. Buried in American Cemetery at Anysler, (?) France.