This is the document that shows Schalles was wounded on October 4, 1918 and entitled to “wear the prescribed wound” chevron. There are 9 other names listed: Antonio Alessi Ernest Bluhm Stanley Bunk William Burmeister Charles Pappas Max G.D. Prentice George Romowski James Wright Merle M. McNeil E.W. Miller signed the document.
This French citation has the date of my grandfather being wounded as October 3, 1918. The actual date is October 4, 1918.
Although the citation reads “Oct. 5, 1918”, we know my grandfather was wounded on October 4, 1918, so would not have been there. See above quote and letter.