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Next of kin : Mother, Bettie Brown, R. F. D. 1, box 104, Jacksonville, N. C.
BROWN, MILLARD FLETCHER, electrician, third class (R), United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Mare Island, Calif., February 28, 1918.

Cause: Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin : Mother, Lue Brown, 1123 East Church Street, Stockton, Calif.



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BROWN, RAYMOR RTLEY, pharmacist's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., June 11, 1917.

Died : France, October 7, 1918.

Cause: Killed in action.

Next of kin : Mother, Lucy W. Brown, Rochmart, Ga.
BROWN, ROBERT ROY, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., May 31, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Eliza J. Brown, Liberty Hill, Williamson, Tex.
BROWN, ROBERT S., Jr., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., October 25, 191G.

Died: Naval station, Cavite, P. I., January 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, R. S. Brown, R. R. 2, Pottsboro, Tex.
BROWN, STEPHEN EDWIN, Jr., hospital apprentice, second class, United States
Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Stephen E. Brown, sr., Fayette, Mo.
BROWN, THOMAS SIDNEY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., October 24. 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Isaac Brown, Prendal, Wash.
BROWN, VERNE ALDWIN, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., November 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., May 30, 1918.

Cause: Measles.

Next of kin : Mabel Brown, Oxford, Kans.

BROWN, WILLIAM FREDERICK, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., February 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., March 16, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Minnie M. Brown, 250 Rogers Street, Lowell, Mass.
BROWNE, GEORGE C., chief water tender, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: Puget Sound, Wash., November 2, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Great Northern, May 10, 1918.

Cause : Angina ludovici.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Elizabeth J. Pay, 1123 South Race Street, Spo-
kane, Wash.

BROWNE, WILLIS QUINCY, warrant officer's cook, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., July 15, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., August 2G, 1918.

k Cause: Malignant tumor.
Next of kin : Sister, Hattie Waldon, 916 Smith Street, Norfolk, Va.



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BROWNELL, LAWRENCE WILLIAM, electrician, third class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Great Lakes, 111., October 22, 3917.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., December 19, 1917.
Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.
Next ot kin: Grandmother, Elizabeth Brownell, 252 Melrose Avenue,

Elgin, 111.

EUOWNER, EDWAKD BRYAN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., July 31, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 23, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Rosa Browner, McKinney, Ky.
BBOWNLEY, STANLEY EDWARD, quartermaster, second class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., July 23, 1917.

Died: Naval base hospital, No. 5, Brest, France, October 2, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary V. Brownley, Quinn, Va.
BROWNMILLER, GEORGE WASHINGTON, fireman, third class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., May 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 19, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary V. Brownmiller, Quincy, Iowa.
BRUBAKER, MOSES JEROME, apprentice seaman, United States "Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., September 24, 1918.
Cause : Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Bmbaker, Elvesson, Pa.
BRUCE, CHARLES WESLEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Salt Lake Ctiy, Utah, May 29, 1918.
Died: Submarine base, Coco Solo (Panama Hospital), Colon, October 15,

1918.

Cause : Typhoid fever.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Bruce, Wooldridge, Mont.

BRUCE, DANIEL ELDRED, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., August 14, 1918.
Died : Mare Island Navy Yard, Calif., October 19, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin: Wife, Hazel Viola Bruce, 1165 O'Farrell Street, San Fran

Cisco, Calif.

BRUCE, FRANK WILLIAM, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., July 5, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., October 31, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.
Next of kin: Mother, Clara Bertha Bruce, 455 Alder Street, Portland.

Oreg.



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GUY W., fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., May 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., June 8, 1917.

Cause: Stomatitis (inanition).

Next of kin : Father, Harvey G. Bruce, White River, S. Dak.
BBUCE, JOSEPH ABTHUB, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., June 17, 1918.

Died : Gallops Island, Boston, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Guardian, Peter Joseph Dugan, 171 Summer Street, Waltham,

Mass.
BBUCE, WILLIAM GEORGE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Williamsport, Pa., May 1, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 29, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, George W. Bruce, Constable, N. Y.

BBUESCH, HABOLD CHABLES, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Great Lakes, 111., July 27, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Lillian Bruesch, 4034 Monroe Street, Chicago, 111.
BBUHN, ROLF, ship fitter, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Seattle, Wash., April 27, 1918.

Died : Willard Parker Hospital, New York, October 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Brother, Sveud Bruhn, Enumclaw, Wash.
BBUKER, FBANCIS HOBABT, yeoman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., February 17, 1916.

Died : Navy Base Hospital No. 5, October 23, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, May Frances Bruker, 758 Ashbury Street, San Fran-
cisco, Calif.
BBUMBAUGH, BASIL FLOYD, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., November 11, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. St. Louis, January 20, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kind : Father, George W. Brumbaugh, Franklin, Nebr.
BBUNDBETT, OSCAB BEBNABD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., August 12, 1918.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Hattie Brundrett, Rockport, Tex.
BBUKELL, ANDBEW ROY, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Mare Island, Calif., May 23, 1917.

Died : Section 1, fifth naval district, Baltimore, Md., October 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Millie Mosser, 2063 Encinal Avenue, Alameda,
Calif.



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BBUNELL, OMER HABRY, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, \Vls. f August 9, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Aunt, Mary Preant, post-office box 317, Ironwood, Mich.
BRUNKHARDT, JOHN W., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., May 26, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Alcedo, November 5, 1917.

Cause : Died when vessel was sunk.

Next of kin: Mother, Ellen Brunkhardt, 314 Wierfield Street, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
BBUNN, GEORGE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., May 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ingebur Smith Brunt, Pinewood, Minn.
BBUNNER, FRANK, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Sail Francisco, Calif., February 25, 1910.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 22, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Jacob Brunner, 466 Oak Street, San Francisco, Calif.
BRYAN, DAVID STEWART, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Jacksonville, Fla., April 12, 1918.

Died : Naval section base, Jacksonville, Fla., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Louisa Norton Bryan, Kissimmee, Fla.
BRYAN, GEORGE FREDERICK, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., March 30, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Jacob Jones, December 6, 1917.

Cause: Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Father, John T. Bryan, 34 Quincy, Quincy, Mass.
BRYAN, J. COY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Birmingham, Ala., July 15, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 5, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Jim Gilbert Bryan, R. 3, box 9, Cullman, Ala.
BUCHANAN, CHARLES FRANCIS DOUGLAS, seaman, second class, United States
Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., April 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Annapolis, Md., January 4, 1918.

Cause : Gunshot wound.

Next of kin : Father, Charles D. Buchanan, 209 Morgan Street, Weehawken,

N. J.
BUCHOLZ, JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., June 1, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Bucholz, 2117 Cortland Street, Chicago, 111.



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BUCK, GUY MARTON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., July 23, 1918.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin: Father, Edward Buck, Millville, Pa.
BUCKLEY, JEREMIAH JOSEPH, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., May 9, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Georgia, September 30, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Buckley, 5 Carroll Street, Chelsea, Mass.
BUCKLEY, LAURENCE IVEN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., June 2, 1917.

Died: Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., died while on leave at
home, April 6, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Father, James Buckley, 410 Cottage Street, Whitewater, Wis.
BUCKLEY, LEO JOSEPH, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., April 24, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Dixie, S. P. 701, June 11, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Nellie Buckley, Whitman, Mass., 84 Star Street
BUCKMAN, HARRY EDWARD, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., August 6, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Laura Buckman, 1245 Day Street, Green Bay, Wis.
BUCKNER, MILES FRANKLIN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., April 3, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, III., May 17, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinul fever (pleurisy suppunitive).

Next of kin : Mrs. Louella Florence Buckner, Morris, La.
BUDD, THOMAS VIR-GAL, fireman, second class, United States Navy. ,

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., May 19, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., March 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Delia Budd, Medaryville, Ind.

BUDDEMEYER, CLIFFORD WILLIAM, fireman, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, July 22, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Maine, October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, William Henry Buddemeyer, 1032 Main Street, Cin-
cinnati, Ohio.
BUDER, MAX FELIX GUSTAV, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., July 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. A. C. T. Ticondcroga, September 5, 1918.-

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Max Buder, father, 10 Days Lane, Webster, Mass.
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WILLIAM EMIL, seaman, United Slates Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y M January 30, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Burrows, March 9, 1918.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Gustav Manther, Fourteenth Street Avenue, D. f

College Point, Long Island, N. Y.
BTTLAY, WILLIAM, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Annapolis, Md., December 4, 1911.

Died : U. S. S. Reina Mercedes, November 8, 1917.

Cause : Valvular disease, chronic cardiac.

Next of kin : Wife, Flora E. Bulay, Go Calvert Street, Annapolis, Md.
BULLINGER, FRED OLIVER, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., October 23, 1914.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, H. E. Bullinger, Wichita, Kans.
BULLOCK, CHARLES ELDON, shipfitter, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : El Paso, Tex., May 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., April 21, 1918.

Cause: Syphilis.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Bullock, G. D., Severy, Kans.

BUMGARNER, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Pnrkersburg, W. Va., May 23, 1918.

Died : No. 3 hospital, Leith, Scotland, November 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Bennie K. Bumgarner, Spilman, W. Va.
BTJMILLER, WILLIAM, ship's cook, third class. Unitod States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 11, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, Bay Shore, Long Island, N. Y., August 22, 1918.

Cause : Result of broken neck.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Bumiller, 1GS West One hundred and
, seventh Street, New York, N. Y.
BUMSTEAD, MAURICE GRIFFIN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., March 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 25, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary B. Bumstead, 43 Austin Street, Charlestown,

Mass.

BUNDRICK, CARL CHESTER, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Resenr*
Force.

Enlisted : Columbia, S. C., July 16, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., October 1C, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas O. Bundrick, R. 2, Pomaria, S. C.
BUNTING, SIMON, landsman for baker, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., May 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James Bunting, 55 Howard Street, Detroit, Mich.



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BTJBBRIDGE, JAMES MILTON, quartermaster, first class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., August 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Wife, Edna Mae Burbridge, 6244 East Fourteenth Street,

Kansas City, Mo.

BUBCH, JAMES MADISON, landsman for electrician (R.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., May 15, 191S.

Died: Naval aviation repair base, Eastleigh, England, October 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kiu : Brother, Harold W. Burch, Jackson, Tenn.

BUBCH, JOSEPH ERNEST, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 2. 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, William L. Burch, Plant City, Fla.
BUBCKHARTT, MONTGOMERY PIKE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., June 8, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., April 18, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin: Father, William J. Burckhartt, 608 South Vaughn Street,

Cleburne, Tex.
BUBDET, FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Nashville, Tenn., April 22, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. America, December 2, 1917.

Cause: Heart failure.

Next of kin : Father, Gustave Burdet, 650 Brown Avenue, Knoxville, Tenn.
BUBFORD, EDWARD SCOTT, chief quartermaster, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Richmond, Va., Mny 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Fort Lyons, Colo., October 8, 1918.

Cause : Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, Mallie D. Burford, Waugh, Va.
BURGESS, LENON THOMAS, baker, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., April 15, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Stella Burgess, Burlington, Tex.
BURGETT, PAUL, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., April 23, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., May 13, 1917.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William C. Burgett, Lewiston, 111.
BURK, FRANK WILLIAM, pharmacist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Des Moines, Iowa, December 10, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Lakemoor, April 11, 1918.

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin: Mother, Ivy L. Burk, 1313 East Sixth Street, Sioux Falls,
S. Dak.



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BUBK, IBWIN EAKL, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., July 19, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Myrtle Wilson Burk, R. F. D. No. 5, Elsie, Mich.
BUBKABT, ROY Louis, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., March 28, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., February 20, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia lobar.
Next of kin : Father, Euin F. Burkart, 1420 New York Avenue, Fort Worth,

Tex.
BURKE, EDMUND CORNELIUS, landsman electrician (R), United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., April 25, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 18, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary O'Leary Burke, Cladwin, Mich.
BURKE, JAMES, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., July 24, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 30, 1918.
Cause: Bronchial pneumonia.
Next of kin : Mother, Annie Chance Burke, 405 Ninth Street, Waynesboro,

Ga.

BURKE, MYLES MARTIN, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Allentown, Pa., April 18, 1917.

Died : Navy base hospital No. 5, Brest France, October 2, 1918.
Cause: Meningitis, cerebrospinal.
Next of kin : Father, John J. Burke, Connerton, Pa.
BURKE, RALPH, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Portland, Me., June 2, 1917.
Died: U. S. S. Mount Vernon, September 5, 1918.
Cause: Killed in action with enemy submarine.
Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Lizzie Sylvester, 23 Lennox Avenue, Norwood,

Mass.

BURKE. RICHARD, water tender, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Boston, Muss., May 19, 1917.
Died: U. S. S. Manlcy, March 19, 1918.
Cause: Injuries received in explosion.

Next of kin : Sister, Katherine Welch, 114 Central Avenue; Chelsea, Mass.
BURKHART, WALTER WESTLEY, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: New Orleans, La., February 21, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 14, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.
Next of kin: Sister, Nina E. Burkhart, 2501 North Broadway, Knoxville,

Tenn.

BURKS, ELZTE OZY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Nashville, Tenn., November 27, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 28, 1918.
Cause : Influenza.
Next of kin : Mother, Sudia Burks, Adamsville, Tenn.



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BURNETT, BRYAN SCOTT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., November 2G, 1917.
Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., April 22, 1918.
Cause : Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Father, Harrison L. Burnett, La Cygne, Kans.
BUBNETT, CHARLES MILTON, landsman for musician, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, June 17, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 28, 1918.
Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Burnett, 2G2 Cypress Street, Columbus, Ohio.
BURNETT, CLAUD, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., December 14, 1917.
Died : Navy base hospital No. 5, October 4, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Lydia Denton, Bladen, Nebr.

BURNETT, DEWEY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., August 7, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.
Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George Burnett, Webster, N. Y.
BURNS, CLARE HENRY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., August 2, 1918. ..* ...,

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

Next of kin : Aunt, Mrs. Elzie Worch, 55 Connecticut Avenue, Detroit, Mich.
BURNS, DAVID EVANS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., May 31, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Doris Ette Burns, Holland, N. Y.
BURNS, DENIS DANIEL, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Chicago, 111., March 6, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., May 5, 1917.
Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, John J. Burns, 5630 Bishop Street, Chicago, 111.
BURNS, EDWARD JAMES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., June 28, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin: Father, Thomas John Burns, 2873 West Grant Boulevard,

Detroit, Mich.

BURNS, ERNEST, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Cleveland, Ohio, May 14, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 21, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John Burns, 316 Union Street, Ashland, Ohio.
BURNS, ERNEST VINCEN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., July 5, 1918.
Died : U. S. S. Delaware, October 16, 1918.
Cause : Compression of thorax.
Next of kin : Mother, Rhoda Burns, R. F. D. 1, Grass Creek, Ind.



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BUKNS, GEORGE ALFBED, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., December 13, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Clielsea, Mass., February 27, 1918.

Cause: Dilation, acute cardiac.

Next of kin: Father, William Burns, 52 Bonaire Street, Somerville, Mass.
BURNS, JAMES, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cavite, P. I., January 11, 191G.

Died : U. S. S. Whipple, September 20, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Brother, William- R. Burns, 1002 Iris Street, Lake Charles,

La.
BURNS, MAURICE FREDERICK, firemnn, thlnl class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., June 4, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Mount Vernon, September 5, 1918.

Cause: Killed in battle with enemy submarine.

Next of kin: Father, Henry J. Burns, 129 Eutah Street, East Boston,

Mass.
BURNS, WILLIAM JOSEPH, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Albany, N. Y., February 10, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Sampson, July 25, 1918.

Cause: Poison, arsenobienzal (acute).

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Burns, 23 Harmony Street, Cohoes, N. Y.
BURKES. CHARLES COLRERTSON, chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted: Los Angeles, Calif., September 13, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., May 14, 1818.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Jessie McClaim Burres, 415 East Forty-first Street, Los

Angel.es, Calif.
BURRTS, DON MULLINS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Louisville, Ky., December 1, 1017.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., March 11, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, snppurative.

Next of kin : Mother, Sallie Campbell, 422 Johnson Avenue, Lexington, Ky.
BURROW, JAMES SANFORD, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Little Rock, Ark., May 17, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Nan Burton, Eagle Mills, Ark.
BURT, GERALD .WILLIS, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Syracuse, N. Y., July 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., Qctober 2, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Shirley Francis Burt, Russell, N. Y.
BURTON, EVAN WILLIAM, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., February 14, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. El Capitan, July G, 1918.

Cause: Wounds received in auto accident.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Frederick, 653 North Forty-sixth Street,
Philadelphia, Pa.



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BTJBTON, HARRY HAMILTON, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.



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