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 Terry and Carrie E. O'Donnell; born March 18, 1891, Pittsboro, Hendricks County, Ind. Farmer. Entered service August 30, 1918, Danville, Ind. Sent to Camp Sherman, Ohio; assigned to 30th Company, 8th Training Battalion, 158th Depot Brigade; transferred to the Medical Department, Base Hospital, where he died of pneumonia, October 11, 1918. Buried in South Cemetery, Danville, Ind. Survived by widow, Virginia O'Donnell, North Salem, Ind.