Ross Layton Fulkerson was born 20-OCT 1892 in Defiance MO. His father was Joseph Edmund Fulkerson (1856-1919). His mother was Ella May Layton Fulkerson (1862-1900). He had five brothers; Roderick, Joseph, Leeman, Horace and Hudson. He had two sisters; Catherine and Kittie. His occupation was listed as a farm hand according to the draft card. Ross entered the service on 5-MAR 1918.
Ross Fulkerson died at Camp Funston of the Spanish Flu on 11-JUL 1918. His burial location is unknown. There is a Fulkerson family cemetery in Defiance MO. The cemetery website does not list Ross as buried there.