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World War I Casualty Lists - May 16, 1918


86 Casualties Reported from Overseas; 14 Killed in Action, 12 Dead from Wounds

Washington, May 23. - The War Department today gave out a list of 86 casualties in the American army abroad, bringing the total to 6,194. The list included the names of 14 killed in action, 12 died of wounds, 1 missing in action, 39 severely wounded, 9 slightly wounded, and 11 died of disease.

Three commissioned officers are included. Lieutenant James Palache died of wounds. Lieutenants John T. Maguire and Hugh L. Sutherland were severely wounded. This is the second time Lieutenant Maguire has been reported wounded. On Feb. 15 last the War Department announced that Lieutenant Maguire had been slightly wounded in action on Feb. 6. He is now reported as having been severely wounded.

Summary of Army Casualties to Date

DeathsPreviously
Reported
Reported
May 23
Total
Killed in action ..............................512 14 526
Died of wounds ................................199 12 211
Lost at sea ...................................238 0 238
Killed by accident ............................245 0 245
Gas and other causes ..........................74 0 74
Killed or prisoner ............................1 0 1
Died of disease ...............................1,068 11 1,079
Civilians .....................................7 0 7
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   Total Deaths ............................2,344372,381
Wounded .......................................3,474483,522
Captured .......................................67067
Missing .......................................2231224
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   Grand Total ............................6,108866,194

Army Casualties Reported May 23.

Army casualties reported today, including name of next of kin and emergency address, are:

Killed In Action - - 14

Sergeant

Hobbs, Clem; Mrs. A. H. Hobbs, Red Oak, Iowa.

Corporals

Foster, John C.; Mrs. E. Melvin, Greenfield, Ill.
Guartha, Charles J.; C. W. Guartha, 331 Belmont Av., Springfield, Mass.
Lighthall, James G. B.; Miss Evelyn Lighthall, 508 South Saratoga St., Cohoos, N.Y.
Rimel, Harvey T.; S. F. Rimel, Pacific Junction, Iowa.

Privates

Brogan, William; J. B. Brogan, Borrke Optical Co., St. Louis, Mo.
Browne, George J.; Mrs. Mary A. Browne, 6,420 18th Av., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Coyne, Joseph H.; Mrs. Louisa C. Cohen, 241 North Deacon St., Brighton, Mass.
Harkins, Edward S.; Mr. Moran, 41 Grove St., Salem, Mass.
Hubbell, Max L.; Ira Hubbell, 609 Locust St., Atlantic, Iowa.
Lamont, Edward H.; Mrs. Mary Lamont, 202 Nepperham Av., Yonkers, N.Y.
Maciejkowicz, John; Charles Maciejkowicz, 300 Metropolitan Av., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Tragwski, Albert; Mrs. Doffilla Rozwadowski, 48 Entwhistle Av., Nutley, N.J.
Vorasoks, Eopim; John Vorasoks, Volinsk, Russia

Died of Wounds - - 12

Lieutenant

Palache, James; Whitney Palache, Main St., Farmington, Conn.

Sergeants

Brown, Walter L.; Mrs. W. L. Brown, 927 Celive St., El Paso, Texas.
Cairola, Raymond J.; M. Cairola, Cont. Av. and Whitman St., Fort Lee, N.J.

Corporals

Douglas, Miles; S. A. Douglas, Rockford, Mich.
Greifzu, William C.; Jacob Oswald, 14 Main St., Colwyn, Penn.

Privates

Adams, John; Henry E. Weaver, Sterling, Ohio.
Brewer, Teddy C.; Mrs. Etta Brewer, 118 West Railroad St., Greenfield, Ind.
Burns, John W.; Grant Burns, 1.024 Sholto St., Chicago
Carter, Benjamin L.; Mrs. Bessie Jassman, 191 Granger St., Rutland, Vt.
Clark, William; Mrs. Anna Clark, R.F.D. 78 Titusville, Penn.
Howard, Fred Winfield; Walter W. Howard, Chotek, Wis.
Schooling, Finis E.; Daniel Schooling, Clark, Mo.

Died of Disease - - 11

Sergeant

Gould, Prescott W.; J. A. Gould, Boylston St., Newton Upper Falls, Mass.

Wagoner

Clark, Bryant; Mrs. Louise Clark, East Marion, N.Y.

Cook

Foncannon, Ernest L.; William B. Foncannon, Faulkton, S.D.

Privates

Coleman, Warren; Mrs. Abelle Coleman, 55 K St., N. E. Washington, D.C.
Cotheran, James; Idom Cotheran, R.F.D. 1, Bradley, S.C.
Jones, John W.; Mrs. Cora E. Jones, R.F.D. 5, Box 56, Spartanburg, S.C.
Hunter, Walter; Mrs. Mamie Hunter, R.F.D. 2, Box 76, Laurens, S.C.
Kraft, Emil F.; Albert Kraft, 1,150 Churchill St., St. Paul, Minn.
Mastenbrook, Frank Charles; Mrs. Mabel Fitzgerald, 129 Columbus St., Grand Haven, Mich.
Neumann, Harold H.; F. M. Neumann, Glennie, Alcona Co., Mich.
Palmer, Harvey T.; Mrs. Virgie Sullivan, R.F.D. 2, Hillsdale, Ore.

Severely Wounded - - 39

Lieutenants

Maguire, John T.; James H. Maguire, 815 Chest St., St. Louis.
Sutherland, Hugh L.; Mrs. H. L. Sutherland, Benoit, Miss.

Sergeants

Brown, Harold W.; James F. McChesney, 852 Sheridan Road, Chicago.
Linville, Ralph D.; M. D. Linville, Glenwood, Ia.
Raddatz, Albert E.; Mrs. William Brinn, 22 N. Spring St., Meriden, Conn.
Williamson, William O. Nathan T. Williamson, Blanchard, Caddo Co., La.

Corporals

Murphy, Michael F.; G. Wickert, 427 Eleventh St., Washington, D.C.
Silverman, David; Mrs. Sarah Silverman, 311 Williams St., Brooklyn, N.Y.

Mechanician

Baranski, Stanislaw; Tony Novokawski, 27 Maple St., Middletown, Conn.

Privates

Abbruzzi, Mario; Julio Abbruzzi, Bernardsville, N.J.
Anderson, Mack; Cook Anderson, R.F.D. 1, Inman, S.C.
Bertolino, Thomas, Ghigo Antonio, 1,215 E. 50th St., Los Angeles, Cal.
Bittner, Chester O.; Oliver Bittner, 1,085 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis, Ind.
Betont, Dominick; Sam Betont, Houston, Penn.
Bolt, George B.; J. H. Bolt, R.F.D. 2, Woodbine, Iowa.
Brown, Ross H.; Byron E. Brown, R.F.D. 3, Lookeba, Okla.
Cochran, Ray G.; Edward Cochran, 20 2d St., Rankin, Penn.
Connors, Peter; Patrick Connors, 51 Laurel St., Manchester, N.H.
Cooper, Dolphus C.; J. W. Cooper, R.F.D. 1, Jacksonville, N.C.
Deakins, Jesse S.; William A. Deakins, St. Joseph, Mo.
Deardi, Andrew; Roso La Penda, 73 Fairmont St., Hartford, Conn.
De Ceoccio, Earnest; James Stevens, 41 Wilson St., Hartford, Conn.
Gambeian, Raymond W.; Children's Inst., City Hall, Boston, Mass.
Garrett, Dwight; Mrs. Florence Garrett, 21 Tomlinson St., Ansonio, Conn.
Gullickson, Gust L.; Mrs. Arthur G. Zinn, 1,726 4th Av., So. Minneapolis.
Kearney, Frank; Mrs. Mary Kearney, 41 Mozart St., Boston.
Kooistra, Casey; George Kooistra, 198 Kentucky Av., Paterson, N.J.
Lafferty, John W.; Vincent Lafferty, 443 Bleecker St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Lawson, Eligah; John Lawson, Gimlet, Ky.
McHugh, Patrick G.; Mrs. Margaret Brown, 306 5th St., Brooklyn, N.Y.
Mellor, George E.; Mrs. Bessie Mellor, 725 Lawrence St., Lowell, Mass.
Navarro, Sotero C.; Mrs. T. Christiana, 1,421 5th St., West Berkeley, Cal.
O'Hagan, Edward L.; Miss Mary O'Hagan, 20 Albion St., Lowell, Mass.
O'Keefe, John J.; Miss Margaret O'Keefe, St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Lowell, Mass.
Raborn, George; S. J. Schwinn, Schwinn & Co., Tacoma Bldg., Tacoma, Wash.
Renick, Fred Allen; Mrs. Eugene P. Voigt, 4,010 Conn St., St. Louis, Mo.
Rose, Chaude P.; Mrs. Annie Rose, 519 N. Neosho St., Cherryvale, Kan.
Tomm, George E.; Charles G. Tomm, Delavan, Ill.
Younghawk, Joe; Alfred Bear, Elbwoods, N.D.

Wounded Slightly - - 9

Sergeant

Lewis, William F.; Mrs. W. H. Orf, Millpoint, W. Va.

Corporals

Brown, Cornelius J.; John J. Butler, Boston
Richardson, Arthur; Mrs. E. Richardson, 1,514 North 104th St., Chicago

Privates

Cochran, Bruce; George Cochran, Grafton, N.D.
Elenbass, Martin; Isaac Elenbass, Lucas, Mich.
Flynn, Joseph; John J. Flynn, 1.329 S. 54th St., Philadelphia.
Hartford, James U.; F. W. Hartford, corner Walnut and River Sts., Mittineague, Mass.
Thompson, Charles G.; Mrs. W. Thompson, Atkinson, N. H.
Glynn, Michael J.; Mrs. Mary Curley, 7 Barry Park, Dorchester, Mass.

Missing in Action - - 1

Private

Summa, Rocco; Tony Summa, Mill St., Waterbury, Conn.

Source: NY Times, May 24, 1918


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