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World War I Casualty Lists - May 14, 1918


Major, 2 Captains and 6 Lieutenants Listed in 72 Casualties Cabled by Gen. Pershing

Washington, May 14. - The War Department today made public a list of 72 casualties in the American army abroad, bringing the total from the beginning to 5,561. The list contains the names of 14 killed in action, 7 died of wounds, 3 died of disease, 21 slightly wounded, and 27 missing in action.

Nine commissioned officers are named in the list. Major John L. Haskins, Captain Michael J. O'Connor, and Lieutenants Edward M. Guild, William A. Murphy, and Ray E. Smith were slightly wounded. Captain Lloyd B. Russell and Lieutenants Herbert Boyer and Stephen E. Fitzgerald were killed in action. Lieutenant Benjamin C. Byrd is missing in action.

Summary of Army Casualties to Date

DeathsPreviously
Reported
Reported
May 14
Total
Killed in action ..............................451 3 465
Killed by accident ............................233 0 233
Died of disease ...............................1,036 3 1,039
Lost at sea ...................................238 0 238
Died of wounds ................................168 7 175
Gas and other causes ..........................65 0 65
Civilians .....................................7 0 7
Killed or prisoner ............................1 0 1
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   Total Deaths ............................2,199242,223
Wounded .......................................3,106213,127
Captured .......................................60060
Missing .......................................12427151
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   Grand Total ............................5,489725,561

Army Casualties Reported May 14.

Army casualties reported today, including next of kin and emergency addresses, are as follows:

Killed In Action - - 14

Captain

Russell, Lloyd B.; W. M. Russell, Manchester, Okla.

Lieutenants

Boyer, Herbert; John E. Boyer, 45 Vesta St., San Francisco.
Fitzgerald, Stephen E.; C. T. Fitzgerald, 15 Sargent St., Dorchester, Mass.

Privates

Barrows, Ezra; Mrs. S. Barrows, Chandler, Minn.
Bartlett, Harry R.; C. R. Bartlett, 75 Hemingway Av., East Haven, Conn.
Brams, Magnus M.; Chris Brams, Scotts Bluff, Neb.
Chimerosky, Aaron; Abraham Chimerosky, 1,836 Taylor St., Chicago.
Davidson, John M.; Miss Alice Davidson, Senath, Mo.
Fiorberg, Samuel; Mrs. Yetta Fiorberg, 40 Avon St., Hartford, Conn.
Haremza, Leo; Mrs. Victoria Haremza, Ashton, Neb.
Londry, Louis J.; Mrs. M. Londry, 81 Edward St., Hartford, Conn.
McKinley, Thomas; Mrs. Hanna Elhers, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Rulien, Gordon; Mrs. A. J. Rulien, New Richmond, Wis.
Sanders, Willie B.; Tom Garrett, Converse, S.C.

Died of Wounds - - 7

Sergeant

Dalrymple, Theron E.; Asa C. Dalrymple, 19 Ruth Place, Rochester, N.Y.

Mechanic

Ruckelshausen, Frederic E.; Mrs. Annie E. Ruckelshausen, 132 Cedar St., New Haven, Conn.

Privates

Auer, Walter S.; L. A. Auer, 1,229 Harrisburg Road, N.E. Canton, Ohio.
Bishop, William J.; Mrs. W. J. Bishop, 47 Spring St., West Springfield, Mass.
Childers, Wilmer L.; T. R. Childers, R.F.D. 5 Paragould, Ark.
Daniels, Frank; Louis Erickson, Central Av., Highland Park, Ill.
Jones, Willie J.; Miss Reva Jones, Starke, Fla.

Died of Disease - - 3

Privates

Arnold, Seguine A.; Mrs. Wallace Arnold, Greenville, Miss.
Duffey, Clement T.; Horace G. Duffey, Delaware, Ohio.
Paicurich, George T.; Mrs. Charles Paicurich, 335 East 17th St., Minneapolis, Minn.

Wounded Slightly - - 21

Major

Haskins, John L.; Mrs. J. L. Haskins, 201 Walnut St., S. E. Minneapolis, Minn.

Captain

O'Connor, Michael J.; Edward J. O'Connor, 53 East Concord St., Boston.

Lieutenants

Guild, Edward M.; Samuel E. Guild, Ocean St., Nahant, Mass.
Murphy, William A.; Thomas S. Hogan, 816 Ashland Block, 155 North Clark St., Chicago.
Smith, Ray E.; Mrs. Ray E. Smith, 66 Grove St., Rutland, Vt.

Sergeant

McIntosh, South; Chester A. Davis, Jackson, Ky.

Corporal

Sexton, Floyd A.; Frank Sexton, 175 South Division St., Buffalo, N.Y.

Cook

Schuster, Hen H.; Mrs. E. J. Schuster, Eureka Springs, Ark.

Privates

Benson, Rolla; Robert Benson, Ava, Ill.
Carter, James H.; Silas M. Carter, Surreney, Ga.
Davis, Warren W.; Charles E. Davis, Crawfordsville, Ind.
Ellis, Carl; French Ellis, Logan, W. Va.
Henson, Harry O.; Blueford Henson, Percy, Ill.
Himelrick, Earl T.; Mrs. Sadie Davis, Arbutus Park, Clarksburg, W. Va.
Hoeft, Adolph; Mrs. Augusta Hoeft, Dundee, Ill.
Mullen, Leo; Edward D. Barrett, 27 Revere Road, Quincy, Mass.
Rose, Joseph; Mrs. Mary Cohen, 524 Saratoga Av., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Rourke, George L.; Joseph Rourke, Osnabrook, N. D.
Stolzenbach, Charles; Mrs. Henry Stolzenbach, 2,125 West Pratt St., Baltimore, Md.
Vaughan, Cleave N.; Cal G. Vaughan, R.F.D. 2, Lynch's Station, Va.
Winters, Jacob H.; James Winters, 234 Linden St., Brooklyn, N.Y.

Missing in Action - - 27

Lieutenant

Byrd, Benjamin C.; Mrs. B. C. Byrd, 76 Whitmore St., Hartford, Conn.

Corporal

Dunning, Miles S.; Harry G. Dunning, Bristol, Conn.

Mechanic

Pratt, Joseph V.; John B. Pratt, 176 Park St., Bristol, Conn.

Privates

Bigelow, Lester; William Bigelow, 749 Dixwell Av., New Haven, Conn.
Brennan, James J.; John J. Brennan, 10 Boylston St., Cambridge, Mass.
Brightman, Richard A.; Charles Brightman, 120 Pine St., Fall River, Mass.
Chappa, William J.; John Chappa, Box 33, Saugatuck, Conn.
Dolan, Harold F.; Thomas Dolan, 35 Valley St., New Haven, Conn.
Gagnon, Arthur J.; Henry Gagnon, 233 Bellevue Road, New Bedford, Mass.
Garton, Howard M.; Albert Garton, 47 Trenton St., Pawtucket, R.I.
Gee, Newman S.; Mrs. Thomas Gee, Caribou, Me.
Gibbs, Charles M.; Robert R. Gibbs, Windsor, Mo.
Goldrick, James C.; Mrs. Margaret Goldrick, 58 Arthur St., New Haven, Conn.
Greene, Edward M.; Mrs. Mary Greene, 135 Farmington Av., Bristol, Conn.
Hawley, George L.; Floyd Hawley, Rock Fall, Conn.
Herdman, Burnett A.; Mrs. Martha Herdman, 635 N. High St., Middletown, Conn.
Hubbard, Arthur M.; M. B. Hubbard, 124 Frank St., New Haven, Conn.
Johnson, Arthur S.; Mrs. Martha M. Johnson, 377 Chapel St., New Haven, Conn.
Johnson, Frank L.; Ira C. Johnson, 12 Hunting Hill Av., Middletown, Conn.
Lufkin, Harry M.; Mrs. G. E. Smith, 34 Desota St., providence, R.I.
Lynch, Bernard T.; Lillian Morse, 545 46th St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Powers, Michael J.; Patrick Powers, 15 Peonard St., New Haven, Conn.
Robinson, Lionel S.; Mrs. Mary E. Robinson, R.F.D. Box 104 East Hampton, Conn.
Sefton, William H.; Mrs. Amy Sefton, 1,729 Smith St., North Providence, R.I.
Sweeney, Dennis F.; Mrs. Josephine Sweeney, 255 Congress Av., New Haven, Conn.
Turning, Ejnar J.; Ernest Turning, 83 Prospect St., Middletown, Conn.
Umba, Arnold D.; H. C. Umba, 93 Lincoln St., Middletown, Conn.

Source: NY Times, May 15, 1918


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