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Next of kin : Father, Albert Braunworth, 76 Zeidler Avenue, Maspeth, Long

Island, N. Y.
BBAWFORD, JOHN WILLIAM, yeoman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, May 5, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Brawford, Estherville, Iowa.
BAY, EDWARD FRANK, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., September 18, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Shato, October 9, 1918.

Cause: Lost his life when vessel collided with other vessel.

Next of kin: Grandmother, Frances Jane Bray, 114 Seldon Avenue, De-
troit, Mich.

BBAZEALE, GUY RICHARD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., July 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, William Brazeale, R. F. D. 3, box 66, Ozark, Mo.
BRAZEL, JOHN FRANCIS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., April 11, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., July 22, 1917.

Cause: Meningitis, cerebrospinal.

Next of kin : Mother, Bell Brazel, Sioux Rapids, Iowa.

BBAZIER, CLIFFORD CLARK, quartermaster, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Rockland, Me., November 23, 1917.

Died : Knox County Hospital, Rockland, Me., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother. Olive Hoffses Brazier, Thomaston, Me.
BREAKEY, HECTOR MONROE, fireman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Bellingham, Wash., July 15, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Seattle, Wash., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, J. Abner Breakey, R. F. D. 2, Bellingham, Wash.
BREAREY, RICHARD JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., March 8, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship, New York, N. Y., June 29, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Brearey, 197 West Dauphin Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
BRECK, FRANCIS PRATT, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., September 7, 1917,

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., November 6, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Samuel Breck, 238 Newbury Street, Boston, Mass.



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BBEECE. ORVAL ELMER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., July 11, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Los Angeles, September 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Breece, R. R. 1, box Cl, Cicero, Ind.
BBEEDLOVE, JESSE MACK, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., January 7, 1918.

Died : U. S. A. C. T. Ticondcroga, September 30, 1918.

Cause: Lost his life in sinking of U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Cashti Craft, 1344 Forty-third Street, Norfolk, Va.
BBEEZE, HENRY, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: Chicago, Hi., March 29, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Oscar Breeze, Walnut Hill, 111.

BREHM, RALPH EMERSON, pharmacist's mate, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., April 12. 1917.

Died : Navy R. R. Battery No. 1, October 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza and lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Annie A. Brehm, 278 Bridge Street, Harrisburg, Pa,
BBELSFORD, CHARLEY FRANK, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Houston, Tex., July 9, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Mare Island, Calif., October 1C, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Richard W. Brelsford, Nixon, Tex.
BRENEMAN, WALLAS SLATER, apprentice seaman. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Nashville, Tenn., December 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., March 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Sister, Liddie Breneman, Tullahoma, Tenn.

BRENIZER, CLARENCE BRUCE, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., May 4, 1918.

Died : Receiving ship, Philadelphia, Pa., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mae Ferguson Brenizer, 5924 Cobbs Creek Parkway,

Philadelphia, Pa.
BRENNAN, JOHN, shipfitter, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., Mny 18, 1917.

Next of kin : Mother, Melia Brandt, Snover, Mich.

Died : Receiving ship, New York, N. Y., October 1C, 1917.

Cause: Killed by falling from window.

Next of kin: Sister, Mrs. Nellie Kane, 328 West Eleventh Street, New

York, N. Y.

BRENNAN, JOHN FRANCES XAVIER ROBERT, apprentice seaman, United States
Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., July 29, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Ellen Brennan, 3530 Eighteenth Street NW.,
Washington, D. C.



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, JOHN HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., December 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., February 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Helen Brennan, 1029 Sixth Avenue, Troy, N. Y.
BRENNAN, PATRICK CHRISTOPHER, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United
States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., June C, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., July 14, 1918.

Cause: Killed in accident.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Brennan, 13 Crescent Place, Lackawanna, N. Y.
BRENNAN, WILLIAM JOSEIH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Newark, N. J., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, September 29, 1918.

Cause: Penumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Brennan, 639 Madison Street, West New

York, N. Y.
BBENNAN, WILLIAM JOSEPH, quartermaster, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Wilkes-Barre, Pa., December 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, September 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Sarrah Brennan, 18 Alexander Street, Wilkes-
Barre, Pa.
BRENNEMAN, HOWARD BENJAMIN, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, June G, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 20, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Uncle, Lawrence Jacob Brenneman, 390 Nineteenth Avenue,

Brooklyn, N. Y.
NER, FELIX ERWIN, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., June 4, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Mother, Lena Brenner, G23 North Colony Street, Meridian,
Conn.

BRESLIN, GEORGE ROSWELL, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., June 7, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Los Angeles, September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, James Breslin, 239 Fifteenth Street, Jersey City, N. J.
BRESNAHAN, DANIEL, engineraan, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., January 16, 1917.

Died : St. Elizabeths Hospital, Washington, D. C., November 3, 1918.

Cause: Psychosis, due to organic brain disease.

Next of kin : Sister, Helen Neligan, South Plymouth, Mass.
BRETZ, HUBERT HETZLER, landsman for electrician (R.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, May 16, 1918.

Died : West Suburban Hospital, Oak Park, 111., November 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William H. Bretz, 504 West Main Street, Celina, Ohio.



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BBEUNINGER, WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., May 31, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., August 4, 1917.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Breuninger, Cross River, N. Y.

BBEW, THOMAS WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., April 20, i918.

Died : Seattle, Wash., July 4, 1918.

Cause : Carbolic-acid poisoning.

Next of kin : Mother, Katherine Manley Brew, 3727 Prospect Avenue, Kan-
sas City, Mo.

BEEWER, ALEXANDER LELAND, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July G, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 28, 1918.

Cause of death : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Clara W. Brewer, 2131 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden, Utah.
BREWER, CHARLES JOSEPH, landsman for electrician, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., August 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John William Brewer, 1332 Union Street SW., Wash-
ington, D. C.
-BREWER, EDWARD ELIAS, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Newport, R. I., August 15, 1916.

Died: U. S. S. Manley, March 19. 1918.

Cause : Due to explosion on board.

Next of kin : Aunt, Delia Holladay, Lynchburg, Ohio.
BREWER, GEORGE B., fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., September 14, 191G.

Died : New York, N. Y., October 4, 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John M. Brewer, Seligman, Mo.

BREWER, HOLLAND ALLISON, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Chicago, I11 M July 3, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Grandmother, Ethel Herring, San Diego, Calif.
BREWSTER, ALBERT AUSTIN, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Haven, Conn., March 27, 1917,

Died : L'Orient, France, naval hospital, September 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William Brewster, 142 View Street, New Haven, Conn.
BREWSTER, WALTER JAMES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., June 24, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Annie Eva Brewster, 110 Foster Street, Brocktoa.
Mass.



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BBEYEB, CARL WILLIAM, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cleveland, Ohio, May 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 17, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Father, P. Breyer, 3185 West Thirty-first Street SW., Cleve-
land, Ohio.

BRICKELL, HOWARD AUSTIN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., May 8, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of lun: Mother, Margaret Janes Ellsworth, 124 West Tenth Street,

Jamestown, N. Y.

BRICKLEY, JOSEPH GEORGE, chief electrician (R.), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., January 1G, 1918.

Died: Philadelphia, Pa., November 3, 1918.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Lucy L. Brickley, 6220 Addison Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
BRICKO, RAYMOND MATTHEW, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., July 19, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 20, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Josephine Bricko, R. F. D. 1, Eland, Wis.
BRIDGES, EARL HAMPTON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: El Paso, Tex., January 19, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., March 20, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Mamie Bridges, Pleasant Hill, La.
BRIDGES, JESSE WILLIAM, carpenters' mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., April 5, 1918.

Died: Quebec, Canada, September 25, 191S.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James P. Bridges, Tonganoxie, Kans.
BRIDGES, JOSEPH CHARLES, landsman for electrician (R.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., June 3, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Elizabeth Bridges, 3840 Page Avenue, St

Louis, Mo.
BBIEGER, JOHN FRANK, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., February 11, 1916.

Died: Naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., November 20, 1917.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, Arthur Brieger, 620 East Ninth Street, New York, N. Y.
BRIGGS, AUGUSTUS OEMLER, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Savannah, Ga., April 16, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Ella Jane Briggs. Kellar, Ga.



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BBIGGS, ROTHA BROWN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., July 18, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, George A. Briggs, R. F. D. 2, Fletcher, N. C.
BBIIX, BENJAMIN JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., July 13, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Frances Evans Brill, 112 Wilson Street, Joliet, III.
BRILL, WILLIAM PETER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., July 10, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, III., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, William Brill, 1091 Spencer Street, Appleton, Wis.
BBINGHURST, EDWIN JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 23, 1918.

Cause: Meningitis, cerebrospinal.

Next of kin : Father, Edward Bringhurst, Essington, Pa.
BBINTON, CALEB BOLIVAR, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, October 2G, 1917.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., March 4, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Father, Frank David Brinton, R. F. D. 4, Murray, Utah.
BKINTON, ROY JOHN, landsman for quartermaster (A.), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., March 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, James Brinton, 14 Schanek Avenue, Pen Argyl, Pa.
BBISK, WILLIAM FRANK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Portland, Me., June 14, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Springfield, Mass., September 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Rachel Brisk. 10 Fremont Street, Gardiner, Me.
BBISLIN. TIMOTHY CHARLES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, July 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James Brislin, Box 43, Dougherty, Iowa.
BBISTER, ROBERT FITCH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Unlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., August G, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Florence Chatterton Brister, 473G Hazel Avenue,
Philadelphia, Pa.



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BKISTOW, ARTHUB EATELL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., January 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelliam Bay Park, N. Y., June 15, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, acute pulmonary miliary.

Next of kind : Mother, Jane R. Bristow, 2105 Beverly Road, Brooklyn, N. Y.
BBITT, GEOKGE, landsman for quartermaster (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, December 12, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Eastleigh, England, October 5, *191&

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Barbara Britt, Renwick, Iowa.

BBITT, WILLIAM JOSEPH, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Great Lakes, 111., June 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Hannah Britt, Delhi, Iowa.

BBOCK, EMLON JEFFERSON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Birmingham, Ala., May 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October G, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Jefferson Brock, Graceville, Fla.
BBOCK, MARSDON, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., June 11, 1918.

Died : Naval base, naval hospital, Virginia, October 25, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Estana Brock, Mount Olive, N. C.
BBOCKMAN, ANTHONY CORNELIUS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, April 24, 1910.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 3, 1918.

Cause of death : Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Sister, Frances Prinzbach, 440 Klotter Street, Cincinnati,

Ohio.

BBOCKMAN, EMIL JENNINGS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., June 12, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James Arthur Brockman, Ulman, Mo.
BBODEBICK, PHILIP JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 9, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, Philip J. Broderick, 513 East Eighty-eighth Street,

New York, N. Y.
BBOEGGER, JOSEPH WILLIAM, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., June 4, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Tjisenbang, September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Rose Broegger, 1131 North Fourth Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.



138

BKOKAW, SHERMAN SEAL, seaman. United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted : Boston, Mass., April 3, 1917.
Died: U. S. S. Mia da, December 13, 1017.
Cause: Lost overboard.

Next of kin: Father, Vernon S. Brokaw, 86 South Central Avenue, Wollas-
tox, Mass.

r.KooKs, HAROLD KI.OUBNOY, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., June 29, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, William Flournoy Brooks, 1450 Irving Street NW.,

Washington, D. C.
BROOKS, JESSIE WALTER, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., March 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., April 4, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin: Mrs. Polly A. F. Bounds, Thirty-sixth and Homan Avenue,

Waco, Tex.

BROOKS, JOSEPH BRYAN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., July 2, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Mercy, October 13, 1918.

Cause: Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Edward J. Brooks, Bath, N. C.
BROOKS, JOSEPHUS P., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Birmingham, Ala., July 2, 1918.

Died : Receiving ship, Boston, Mass., September 18, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Brother, Daniel Brooks, Elba, Ala.
BROOKS, PHILLIP, seaman, second class, N. N. V.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., April 3, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Wcildrecht, July 13, 1918.

Cause: Diptheria.

Next of kin : Father, James Brooks, 5037 Kenmore Avenue, Chicago, 111.
BROSTROM, CARL FREDERICK, landsman for electrician (G.), United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., May 17, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., October 29, 1918.

Cause: Abscess of kidney.

Next of kin : Mother, Edith Brostrom, 951 College Avenue, New York, N, Y.
BROUGHTON, LYNNE OWEN, apprentice soaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., July 30, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Myrtle Sewell, Lexington, Ky.
BROW, JOHN NEUMAN, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., December 2, 1914.

Died : Navy yard, Norfolk, Va., December 18, 1917.

Cause: Carbolic acid poisoning.

Next of kin: Father, John Richard Brown, Tenton, Mich.



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BBOWN, ALLIE RICHARD, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., December 29, 1013.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Brother, Ira Brown, 1108 Tennessee Street, Vallejo, Calif.
BBOWN, ANDREW JACK, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Columbia, S. C., June 29, 1918.

Died : Gallops Island, Mass., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Sister, Fairy Jenkins, 19 Francis Street, Charleston, S. C.
BBOWN, ANDREW LEWIS, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., December 3, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y M February 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Lena Browi', Throckmorton Street, Freehold, N. J.
BBOWN, BERNARD, mess attendant, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., September 18, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. President Lincoln, May 31, 1918.

Cause: Lost life when vessel was sunk.

Next of kin : Wife, Minnie Brown, 1519 Dickinson Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
BBOWN, CHARLES LARAY, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., May 2, 1910.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Sophia Brown, 2018 H Street NW., Washington, D. G.
BKOWN, CHARLES WILLIAM EVERETT, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., March 11, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Bumkin Island, Mass., May 11, 1918.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida May Brown, Revere, Mass.
BBOWN. CLIFFORD, WILEY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., May 19, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., February 13, 1918.

Cause: Rheumatic fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Hattie W. Brown, R. F. D. 3, box 138, Oregon City,

Oreg.
BBOWN, EDWARD JOSEPH, chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., June 13, 1918.

Died: At home, October 1, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Louisa Brown, 827 Fourth Street NE., Wash-

ington, D. C.
BBOWN, ENOCH GARRETT, chief water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., May 6, 191G.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, September 28, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Brother, Paul E. Brown, Port Hayward, Va.
BBOWN, FRED HERMAN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., July 20, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Brother, WIiKam Guest Brown, Poy Sippi, Wis.



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BBOWN, GEORGE ESTEN, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., June 1, 1918.

Died: Pauillac, France, October 15, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Sister, Mabel Norris Brown, Elm Street, Westfield, N. J.
BROWN, HARKY JAMES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., July 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James Brown, 223 West Spring Street, Titusville, Pa.
BROWN, HENRY SQUARES, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Sayville, Long Island, N. Y., July 24, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 2/1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Ethel Louise Brown, East Moriches, Long Island, N. Y.
BBOWN, JAMES WILSON, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, June 3, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Matsonia, September 6, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, James W. Brown, 316 Oak Street, Cincinnati, Ohio.
BROWN, JOHN CLEVELAND, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., September 25, 1917.

Died : U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga, September 30, 1918.

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Father, John D. Brown, Wallace, N. C.
BROWN, JOHN DEWEY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., April 9, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Rappahannock, April G, 1918.

Cause: Strangulation.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Brown, Bowdoinham, Me.
BROWN, LEE, fireman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Raleigh, N. C., February 14, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 18, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Ella Brown, Seneca, Mo.
BROWN, Louis HENRY, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., May 31, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Bronchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William Brown, Boonton Avenue, Butler, N. J.
BROWN, LOYD ABSOLUM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., June 1, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Georgia, September 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.



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