The Ray Pioneer, Vol XVI no. 43
For a longer write up about Elmer you can click the link below.
Elmer Carney brother of James Carney of this city died last Sunday at the Training School at the Universtiy of North Kakota. Death was caused by influenza. The body was sent here to Williston and the burial took place here yesterday. Elmer who was 23 years of age was a member of the Student Training Army Corps at the University.

- The Williston Graphic Thursday, October 24, 1918, page 5