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Cause: Disease (myelitis, disseminated).

Next of kin: Emma Cooke (mother), 4 Cumberland Apartment, Johnson
City, Tenn.

Appointed from Tennessee.
COBTRIGHT, WM. ABEAM, jr., ensign, Reserve Force.

Died : At Base Hospital No. 4, Queenstown, Ireland.

Date : October 31, 1918.

Cause: Disease (broncho-pneumonia).

Next of kin: W. A. Cortright (father), Warren Street, Beverly, N. J.

Appointed from New Jersey.

COTJRTENAY, GORDON TREVOR, lieutenant (junior grade) (Medical Corps), Reserve
Force (class 4).

Died: Willard Park Hospital, New York.

Date: September 23, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: Margery Courtenay (wife), 4027 Ibis Street, San Diego, Calif.

Appointed from California.
Cox, LESLIE HUTCHINSON, ensign (Supply Corps), Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : At United States Naval Hospital, Washington, D. C.

Date: October 4, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Annie Hutchinson Cox (mother), Bordentown, N. J.

Appointed from New Jersey.
CBAILIE, CHARLES CABANNE, ensign,, Reserve Force (class 5).

Died: At Naval Base, Norfolk, Va.

Date: May 17, 1918.

Cause: Accident (aeroplane).

Next of kin: Lillian P. Kroeble (mother), 3115 Greenwood Road, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.

Appointed from Rhode Island.
CRANK, ROBERT KYLE, captain, United States Navy.

Died: Philadelphia, Pa.

Date : January 17, 1918.

Cause: Disease (hemorrhage into cerebrum).

Next of kin: James M. Crank (brother), 58 West Fifty-eighth Street, New
York, N. Y.

Appointed from Texas.
CBAWLEY, WILLIAM WILSON, gunner, United States Navy.

Died: North River.

Date: June 23, 1918.

Cause: Accident (drowned while bathing).

Next of kin: Belle G. Vickers (mother), R. F. D. 1, Ardmore, Tenn.

Appointed from Tennessee.
CBESAP, JAMES MCDOWELL, lieutenant commander, United States Navy.

Died : Naval Hospital, Annapolis, Md.

Date : October 25, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: Claiborne F. Cresap (wife), 98 College Avenue, Annapolis, Md.

Appointed from Maryland.



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CRIMMINS, JOSEPH ALOYSIUS, machinist (retired), United States Navy.

Died : Laurel Avenue, River Edge, N. J.

Date: July 29, 1918.

Cause: Disease (Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary).

Next of kin: Mary Roberta Crimmins (wife), Laurel Avenue, River
Edge, N. J.

Appointed from New Jersey.
CROSSCTJP, WOLDEMAN E., ensign, Reserve Force (class 5).

Died : At Moutchic, Lacanau, France.

Date : July 7, 1918.

Cause: Accident (seaplane).

Next of kin: Louis E. Crosscup (father), 167 Warren Avenue, Wollaston,
Mass.

Appointed from Massachusetts.
CEUSE, JOHN ROGER, lieutenant, United States Navy.

Died : Naval Hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo.

Date : November 4, 1918.

Cause: Disease (tuberculosis, abdominal).

Next of kin: Mabel Esther Cruse (wife), 1313 Kentucky Avenue, Sedalia,
Mo.

Appointed from Missouri.

CUNNINGHAM, BERTRAM LEO, lieutenant (junior grade) Reserve Force (Medical
Corps).

Died : At home.

Date : October 22, 1918.

Cause: Disease (broncho-pneumonia).

Next of kin: B. L. Cunningham (wife), 562 West One hundred and sixty-
fourth Street, New York.

Appointed from New York.
CURRIE, ORMAN A., machinist (retired) United States Navy.

Died : At Mare Island, Calif.

Date: March 30, 1918.

Cause: Accident (fracture of left femur).

Next of kin: Matilda Guinivan (sister), 23 Lovett Street, Beverly, Mass.

Appointed from Massachusetts.
CUTLER, STUART SLOANE, ensign, United States Navy.

Died : New York, N. Y.

Date: October 10, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Mary Juliana Cutler (wife), 1048 Fifty-seventh Street,
Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

DAVEY, HARRY ELLSWORTH, lieutenant (junior grade) (Medical Corps), United
States Naval Reserve Force.

Died : Keene, N. H., 67 Summer Street.

Date : October 5, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin : No record.

Appointed from New Hampshire.
DAVIDSON, DELOZIER, ensign, Reserve Force (class 5).

Died : Moutchic Lacaaau, France.

Date: August 14, 1918.
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DAVIDSON, DELOZIEB Continued.
Cause: Accident (seaplane).

Next of kin: Marie A. Davidson (mother), 657 Broad Street, Eliza-
beth, N. J.

Appointed from New Jersey.

DAVIS, HARBY MATTHEWS, carpenter, United States Navy.
Died: U. S. S. Cyclops (when reported missing).
Date : June 14, 1918.
Cause: Accident.
Next of kin: Dora E. Davis (wife), 202 South Catalina Avenue, Redondo

Beach, Calif.
No record.

DEAKIN, ROBERT EDGAR, ensign, Reserve Force.
Died : On U. S. S. Herman Frasch.
Date : October 4, 1918.

Cause: Accident (Herman Frasch collided with U. S. G. G. Henry).
Next of kin: Josephine Deakin (mother), 244 President Street, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

DEAKIN s, AUBREY POOLE, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Died : New York, N. Y.
Date : October 25, 1918.
Cause: Disease (broncho-pneumonia).

Next of kin: Ida Linda Deakins (mother), 312 Sixty-eighth Street, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

DE COURCY, JOHN, chief pay clerk, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).
Died : Mare Island, Calif.
Date: August 14, 1918.
Cause: Disease (dysentery).
Next of kin : Christina De Courcy (mother), 39 South Fifth Avenue, Mount

Vernon, N. Y.
Appointed from New York.

DELEHANTY, DANIEL, captain (retired), United States Navy.
Died : Pelham Bay Park, New York, N. Y.
Date: February 2, 1918.

Cause: Disease (nephritis, chronic, interstitial).
Next of kin: Mrs. Fanny M. W. Delehanty (wife), 236 Cliff Avenue, New

York, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.
DELEHANTY, MICHAEL JOSEPH, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force

(class 5).

Died: Pensacola, Fla.
Date : March 26, 1918.
Cause: Accident (seaplane).

Next of kin: Ellen Delehanty (mother), 66 Bowdoin Street, Boston, Mass.
Appointed from Massachusetts.

DOANE, HAROLD PARKER, ensign (inactive), United States Naval Reserve Force.
Died : Brooklyn, N. Y.
Date : March 2, 1918.
Cause: Accident (drowning).

Next of kin: Myrtle B. Doane (wife), Harwichport, Mass.
Appointed from Massachusetts.



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DOHERTY, WILLIAM HENRY, pay inspector, United States Navy.

Died : Sherman Apartments, New York, N. Y.

Date : July 16, 1918.

Cause: Disease (cirrhosis of liver, atrophic).

Next of kin: Mrs. Florence E. Doherty (wife), Hotel Margaret, Brooklyn,
N. Y.

Appointed from New York.
DEAFER, THOMAS W. M., ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 5).

Died : Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla.

Date : March 26, 1918.

Cause: Accident (seaplane).

Next of kin: Mrs. Anna M. Draper (wife), Brighton, Montgomery County,
Md.

Appointed from New York.

DUKE, LEO E., ensign, Supply Corps, United States Naval Reserve Force (class
4).

Died : At home, Philadelphia, Pa.

Date : September 26, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: Mrs. Lydia P. Duke (wife), 5440 Walnut Street, Philadelphia,
Pa.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.
DUNN, HENRY ALBERT, medical inspector, United States Navy.

Died : New York, N. Y.

Date: December 13, 1917.

Cause: Disease (myocarditis, chronic).

Next of kin: Mrs. H. A. Dunn (wife), 2536 Fourteenth Street, Washington,
D. C.

Appointed from Colorado.

DURGIN, TRUEWORTHY DAVID, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111.

Date: October 1, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Mrs. Mary Anna Durgin (mother), 1615 Washington Street,
Racine, Wis.

Appointed from Wisconsin.

DYKEMAN, JOHN JOSEPH, lieutenant (junior grade), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Died : Residence, 685 Eighth Street, San Francisco, Calif.

Date : July 8, 1918.

Cause: Disease (endocarditis, chronic).

Next of kin: Miss Catherine Dykeman (sister), 685 Eighth Street, San
Francisco, Calif.

Appointed from California.

EDWARDS, JOHN DAVIS, lieutenant, United States Navy.
Died : On board U. S. S. Shaw.
Date: October 9, 1918.

Cause: Accident (multiple injuries, extreme, collision).
Next of kin : Mrs., Mae Marshall Edwards (wife), Young's Cottage, Buckroe
. Beach, Va.
Appointed from Virginia.



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EDWARDS, JOSEPH FRANCIS, lieutenant (junior grade), United States Naval
Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : Waldorf Hotel, New York, N. Y.

Date: October 13, 1^18.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Marie Edwards (wife), 2119 Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

Appointed from Delaware.
EGAN, KIERNAN JOSEPH, chief gunner, United States Navy.

Died: St. Elizabeths Hospital, Washington, D. C.

Date: August 10, 1918.,

Cause: Disease (dementia paralytica).

Next of kin: Mrs. Gertrude Egan (wife), Raleigh Hotel, Washington, D. C.

Appointed from New York.
EHRET, SAMUEL CARLTON, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).

Died : Naval Base No. 5, Brest, France.

Date : May 17, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin : Samuel C. Ehret, sr. (father), R. F. D., Shelby, Ohio.

Appointed from Ohio.

ELLIOT, RICHARD McC., Jr., lieutenant commander (temporary), United States
Navy.

Died : On board U. S. S. Manley.

Date : March 19, 1918.

Cause: Accident (fracture of skull, explosion on U. S. S. Manley).

Next of kin: Mrs. Jean Elliot (wife), care of J. H. Packard, 981 Park
Avenue, New York, N. Y.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.

ELY, GEORGE SAMUEL BERNARD, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : On board U. S. S. Volunteer.

Date : October 15, 1918.

Cause: Disease (heart failure).

Next of kin: David William George Ely (son), 2320 Myrtle Street,
Oakland, Calif.

Appointed from California.
EMORY, WILLIAM H., rear admiral (retired), United States Navy.

Died: Newport Hospital, Newport, R. I.

Date : July 15, 1917.

Cause: Disease (cerebral apoplexy).

Next of kin: Mrs. W. H. Emory (wife), 1150 Connecticut Avenue,
Washington, D. C.

Appointed from 3177, District of Columbia.
ENDEL, SOLOMON, lieutenant commander, United States Navy.

Died : On board U. S. S. Mercy.

Date : October 21, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, bronchial).

Next of kin: Fannie M. Endel (wife), 808 Eighth Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from 7123, Louisiana.
ERIKSSON, ERIK ALBIN, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).

Died Marine Hospital, Stapleton, Staten Island.

Date : October 14, 1918.

Cause: Disease (lobar pneumonia).

Next of kin: Christine Eriksson (wife), Cornwall-on-Hudson, N. Y., or,
care of Dr. Pack, 901 Fifty-seventh Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from Massachusetts.



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EVANS, CHAPLIN E., lieutenant, United States Navy.

Died: At home of S. H. Hr.milton, 510 Park Place, Bridgeport, Conn,

Date: September 30, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Mrs. Louis G. Evans (mother), 322 South St. Asaph Stree',
Alexandria, Va.

Appointed from Virginia.
EVANS, GEORGE B., Jr., ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 5).

Died: Miami, Fla.

Date : May 31, 1918.

Cause: Accident (seaplane).

Next of kin: Mrs. Luck M. Evans (mother), 223 Thirty-fourth Street,
Philadelphia, Pa.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.
FALLON, HARRY ALOYSIUS, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : At home, 770 St. Nicholas Avenue, New York.

Date : October 15, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: Mrs. Annie F. Fallen (mother) 770 St. Nicholas Avenue,
New York.

Appointed from New Yor 1 -

FAKMER, EDWARD, chief engineer, with rank of i-ear admiral (retired), United
States Navy.

Died : 274 Newbury Stroet, Boston, Mass.

Date: February 20, 1918.

Cause: Disease (liemiplegia).

Next of kin: Mrs. Edward Fariuei iwife), 274 Newbury Street, Boston,
Mass.

Appointed from Massachusetts.

FEELY, JAMES FRANCIS, lieutenant (junior grade), Medical Corps (dental sur-
geon), United States Naval Reserve Force.

Died: Naval hospital Nmvport, R. I.

Date : September 26, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Mrs. Marguerite Feely (wife), 3802 Pcwelton Avenue, West
Philadelphia Pa.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.
FELTON, EMORY GALE, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : United States Naval Hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y.

Date ; October 12, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, broncho).

Next of kin: Mrs. Serena Felton (wife), 134 Park Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

FINGLETON, Louis J., lieutenant (junior grade), United States Naval Reserve
Force (class 3).

Died : On board the U. S. S. Cyclops when that vessel was reported missing..

Date: June 14, 1918.

Cause: Accident.

Next of kin: Miss Mary J. Fingleton (sister), Dennett Street, Ports-
mouth, N. H.

Appointed from New Hampshire.



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FJSHER, JOHN LEE, lieutenant (temporary), Medical Corps, United States Navy.

Died: Naval Hospital, Chelsea, Mass.

Date: September 24, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza pneumonia).

Next of kin: Mrs. Mary B. Fisher (mother), 2501 Jefferson Street, Wil-
mington, Del.

Appointed from Delaware.
FITZGERALD, EDWARD MARCUS, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Died : Rockaway Beach, L. I., N. Y.

Date: August 21, 1918.

Cause: Accident (drowned, canoe).

Next of kin: Mrs. Henrietta Fitzgerald (mother), 54 Johnson Street,
Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.
FOBBES, HARVEY FRANK, lieutenant, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Died : On board the U. S. S. Cyclops when that vessel was reported missing.

Date : June 14, 1918.

Cause: Accident.

Next of kin: Clara Rose Forbes (wife), 635 Lapear Court, Huron, Mich.

Appointed from Michigan.
FORD JOHN DONALDSON, rear admiral (retired), United States Navy.

Died: Baltimore, Md.

Date: April 8, 1918.

Cause: Disease (arterial sclerosis).

Next of kin: Mrs. Laura Ford (wife), 2319 Maryland Avenue, Baltimore,
Md.

Appointed from Maryland.

Foss, FRANK FOSTER, lieutenant (junior grade), United States Naval Reserve
Force (class 4).

Died : On board U. S. S. Nopatin.

Date: August 6, 1918.

Cause: Accident (scalds from boiler explosion).

Next of kin: Mrs. Tressa V. Foss (wife), 189 Cass Street, Providence, R. I.

Appointed from Rhode Island.
FOUST, WILLIAM CLAY, gunner (temporary), United States Navy.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va.

Date: May 19th, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pleurisy, suppurative).

Next of kin: Mr. Samuel Foust (father), 777 St. Clair Street, Akron, Ohio.

Appointed from Ohio.
FRANK, MYLES ALOYSIUS, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).

Died: Base Hospital No. 6, Talance, France.

Date: October 22, 1918.

Cause: Disease (broncho-pneumonia).

Next of kin: Mary Theresa Frank (mother), 211 East street Seventy-sixth
Street, New York City.

Appointed from New York.

FBOTHINGHAM, PHILIP BERNARD, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 5).

Died: St. Inglevert, France.

Date: September 14, 1918.

Cause: Accident (aeroplane).

Next of kin: Angie B. Frothingham (mother), 276 Brackett Street, Port-
land, Me.

Appointed from Maine.



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FRY, CHARLES, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).
Died : United States Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.
Date: October 12, 1918.
Cause: Disease (broncho-pneuinonia).

Next of kin: John Fry (brother), 312 North American Building, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
Appointed from Pennsylvania.

GARLAND, ALEXANDER CHARLES, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : United States Naval Hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y.

Date: October 23, 1918.

Cause: Disease (lobar pneumonia).

Next of kin: Jennia Garland (aunt), 1101 South Fourth Street, Mont-
gomery, Ala.

Appointed from Alabama.
GATELY, GRANT GABRIEL, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).

Died : On board U. S. S. Ticonderoga when torpedoed.

Date : September 30, 1918.

Cause: Enemy action.

Next of kin: Mrs. Mary M. Gately (mother), care of Irish & George, Globe
Building, Boston, Mass.

Appointed from Massachusetts.
GEHRIG, EDMUND, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).

Died : On board U. S. S. Cherokee.

Date : February 26, 1918.

Cause: Accident (foundered).

Next of kin: Anton J. Gehrig (father), 427 East One hundred and fifty-
sixth Street, New York, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.
GEORGE, WALTER W., carpenter (temporary), United States Navy.

Died : Attached to U. S. S. Tallahassee.

Date: October 11, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Mary Frances George (wife), 612 Henry Street, Camden,
N. J., or 217 Senate Street, Camden, N. J.

Appointed from Ohio.
GILL, WILLIAM ANDREW, rear admiral, United States Navy.

Died: St. Vincent's Hospital, Bridgeport, Conn.

Date: October 10, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Mary Dehaas Gill (wife), Connecticut and M Streets, Con-
necticut Apartments, Washington, D. C.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.

GLEASON, JOHN FREDERICK, jr., ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died: Naval Hospital, New London, Conn.

Date: October 14, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Anna Johanna Gleason (wife), Minden City, Mich.

Appointed from Michigan.



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GLENNON, PHILIP THOMPSON, ensign, United States Navy.
Died: On board U. S. S. Solace.
Date: July 13, 1917.

Cause: Disease (meningitis, cerebrospinal ) .

Next of kin: Mrs. Janet K. Glennon (wife), 918 Park Avenue, Rich-
mond, Va.

Appointed from New York.

GOLDSBOROUGH, WoRTHiNGTON, pay director (retired), United States Navy.
Died: CamHridge, Md.
Date: April 23, 1918.
Cause: Disease (pneumonia and old age).

Next of kin: B. W. Goldsborough (son), 10 High Street, Annapolis, Md.
Appointed from Maryland.

GBAHAM, IVAN MONTKOSE, lieutenant, United States Navy.
Died: Hospital, Quebec, Canada.
Date: September 21, 1918.
Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Lillian S. Graham (wife), 2044 First Street, San Diego, Calif.
Appointed from Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii.
GRAY, WILLIAM T., pay inspector, United States Navy.
Died : Naval Station, Hawaii.
Date : January 9, 1918.

Cause: Disease (chronic interstitial nephritis).
Next of kin: Mr. William T. Gray, jr. (son), Winston-Salem, N. C.
Appointed from North Carolina.

GREEN, ELMER JOSEPH, machinist, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).
Died : On board the U. S. S. Cyclops when that vessel was reported missing.
Date : June 14, 1918.
Cause: Accident.

Next of kin: Mrs. Amelia Green (mother), 2374 Cornelia Street, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

GREENE, EDWARD FORBES, lieutenant (retired), United States Navy.
Died: At home, Cambridge, Mass.
Date: December 18, 1917.

Cause: Disease (tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary).

Next of kin: D. Crosby Greene (father), No. 60 Shepard Street, Cam-
bridge, Mass.
Appointed from Illinois.
GROFF, JOHN MERIDETH, carpenter (temporary), United States Navy.

Died : On board the U. S. S. Cyclops when that vessel was reported missing.

Date : June 14, 1918.

Cause: Accident.

Next of kin: Henry B. Groff (father), 509 North Poplar Street, Grand

Island, Nebr.

Appointed from Nebraska.

GROVER, JOSEPH MCKINNEY, machinist, United States Navy.
Died : United States Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Va.
Date : October 18, 1918.
Cause: Disease (pneumonia).
Next of kin: Anne Pearl Grover (wife), 2607 South Twelfth Street,

Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed from Pennsylvania.



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GUNN, HARRY C., chief boatswain (retired), United States Navy.

Died : At Holy Family Hospital, New York, N. Y.

Date : September 23, 1917.

Cause: Accident (fracture of skull, simple).

Next of kin: Mrs. Margaret G. Gunn (wife), 171 East Thirty-first Street,
Brooklyn, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.

HAGOOD, WALTER BROWN, lieutenant (junior grade), United States Naval Re-
serve Force (class 4).

Died : At United States Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa.

Date : October 5, 1918.

Cause: Disease (broncho-pneumonia).

Next of kin: Helena Louis Hagood (wife), 3908 Baltimore Avenue, Phila-
delphia, Pa.

Appointed from Pennsylvania.

HALSTEAD, ROBERT H., assistant paymaster, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : On the U. S. S. Westover when sunk.

Date: July 11, 1918.

Cause: Enemy action.

Next of kin: Mrs. Myrta Jean Halstead (mother), 227 North Sycamore
Street, Lansing, Mich.

Appointed from Michigan.

HANNON, RAYMOND V., lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy.

Died : At New York, N. Y.

Date : June 12, 1917.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin: Mrs. Bertha E. Hannon (mother), 24 West Oakwood Place,
Buffalo, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.
HANSEN, ANDERS, lieutenant, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : In France.

Date : June 1, 1918.

Cause: Accident (auto).

Next of kin: Mrs. Johanna Hansen (mother), Ladagherm Hoge, Denmark.

Appointed from Virginia.

HANSEN, MAURICE JOHN W., ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : United States Naval Hospital, Norfolk, Va.

Date : October 13, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, broncho, influenza).

Next of kin: Anna Hansen (mother), 1 Skole Alley, Kastrup, Denmark.

Appointed from New Jersey.
HANSEN, ROLF WILLIAMS, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 3).

Died : At St. Vincent's Hospital, Staten Island.

Date : October 1, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin : Marie Hansen (mother), 203 Lafayette Avenue, New Brighton,
Staten Island, N. Y.

Appointed from New York.



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HAEGIS, EDWAED G., ensign (retired), United States Navy.

Died : At Jackson, Ky.

Date : October 30, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, fever, and influenza).

Next of kin: H. H. Hargis (father), Hargis Commercial Bank and
Trust Co., Jackson, Ky.

Appointed a midshipman from Kentucky, 9-7-01.

HAETNETT, JOHN, assistant paymaster, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 4).

Died : On board the U. S. S. Lake Harney.

Date : August 4, 1918.

Cause: Suicide (hanging).

Next of kin: Mrs. Mary Hartnett (mother), Proctor, Vt.

Appointed from New York.
HAS WELL, GOVEKNEUB KEMBLE, commander (retired), United States Navy.

Died : At Santa Barbara, Calif.

Date: March 31, 1918.

Cause: Disease (tabes dorsalis).

Next of kin: Julian B. Haswell (son), Hotel Gregson, Santa Barbara, Calif.

Appointed from California.

HATCH, WILLIAM DWIGHT, lieutenant, United States Naval Reserve Force
(class 2).

Died : At Cardiff, Wales.

Date : October 5, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: Anna Nagel Hatch (wife), Vallejo, Calif.

Appointed from California.
HAVENS, GEOEGE EDWAED, ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Died : At United States Navy Hospital, Hursley, England.

Date: October 1, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, broncho).

Next of kin: Ella Jane Havens (mother), 14 Evergreen Avenue, New Lon-
don, Conn.

Appointed from Connecticut.

HAYES, RILEY MONEOE, lieutenant (junior grade), Medical Corps, United States
Navy.

Died : On board the U. S. S. Comfort.

Date : October 3, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Martha J. Hayes (mother), Clanton, Ala.

Appointed from Alabama.
HAYNES, ANDEEW PACE, lieutenant, United States Navy.

Died : At Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, 111.

Date : September 30, 1918.

Cause: Disease (influenza).

Next of kin: Mrs. Rosa James Haynes (mother), Alexander, Ala.

Appointed from Alabama.
HEALEY, JAMES JOSEPH, machinist, United States Navy.

Died: Navy hospital, Portsmouth, N. H.

Date: September 28, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Mr. James Healey (father), 350 Broad Street, Valley
Falls, R. I.

Appointed from Rhode Island.



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HELMERICHS, OTTA A., boatswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Died: At Ancon Hospital, Canal Zone.

Date: January 5, 1918.

Cause: Disease (Bright's).

Next of kin: Mrs. Anita Helmerichs (wife), Paraiso, Canal Zone.

Appointed from New York.
HEKON, KENNETH, lieutenant, United States Navy.

Died: At Bremerton, Wash.

Date: June 7, 1917.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia, lobar).

Next of kin: Mrs. Ellen Heron (mother), care of Mr. J. D. Heron, 800
McAllister Street, San Francisco, Calif.

Appointed from California.
HETHERINGTON JAMES HENRY, commander (retired), United States Navy.

Died: Philadelphia, Pa.

Date: September 16, 1917.

Cause: Disease (myocarditis, chronic).

Next of kin: Mrs. Julian H. Thomson (daughter), Biltmore, N. C.

Appointed from Iowa.
HIGGINS, EDWARD E., ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force (class 4).

Died : At Clinton. Conn.

Date : June 20, 1917.

Cause: Disease (tonsillitis, acute cerebral meningitis).

Next of kin: Mrs. Mary A. Higgins (wife), Clinton, Conn.

Appointed from Connecticut.

HILL, FRANK RANDOLPH, lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy, Supply
Corps.

Died: On board the U. S. S. Ozark.

Date: November 10, 1918.

Cause: Disease (pneumonia).

Next of kin: John Hill (father), Marseilles, 111.

Appointed from Illinois.

HILL, RICHARD FRANKLIN, assistant surgeon, United States Naval Reserve Force



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