Joseph Eldridge - Private

Rank: Private
Date Of Birth: Sep 9, 1889
Date Of Death: Dec 4, 1918
War / Conflict: World War I
Hometown: Brookings, South Dakota
Gold Star Hall - Wall Location: East Wall (Middle Panel)
Class Year: 1916
Service Branch: Army - Chemical War Service
ISU Major: Dairy


Joseph "Joe" Mull Eldridge was a popular student at Iowa State College.

Mr. Eldridge had lived practically all his life at Ames, where he graduated from the Iowa State College in 1916, having taken the course in Dairying. Shortly after graduation, he accepted a position in the Diary Department in the South Dakota College at Brookings, which he left to enter the service last summer.