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Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Agnes L. Eaton, 53 Albion Street, Somerville, Mass.
EATON, THOMAS WINDAL, chief quartermaster. United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., October 3, 1917.
Died : Naval air station, Key West, Fla., April 5, 1918.
Cause : Killed in collision of two seaplanes.

Next of kin : Mother, Jennie Eaton, Belief onte Route, Wilmington, Del.
EBBITT, JAMES AUGUSTUS, chief water tender, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Newport, R. L, May 6, 1918.
Died: At home, September 25, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Annie B. Ebbitt, 21 Green Street, Newport, R. I.
EBERHART, BERNIE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Peoria, 111., June 28, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 6, 1918.
Cause: Pneumon'a.
Next of kin : Mother, Alice Eberhart, Alice, Mo.



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EBISCH, CAKL G., quartermaster, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July 31, 1915.

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

Cause : Killed in battle with enemy submarine.

Next of kin: Mother, Augusta Ebisch, 1024 West Twenty-first Street.

Erie, Pa.
EBNOTHER, JAMES RAYMOND, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., October 8, 1917.

Died : Navy base hospital No. 3, October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Dr. Charles I,. Ebnother, Downs, Kans.
EBORN, WILLIAM ROBERT, fireman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Wilmington, N. C., July 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 22, 1918.

Cause: Spinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Mnrcella Eborn, R. F. D. No. 4, Washington, N. C.
ECHAGUE, AMBROSIO, mess attendant, third class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Batangas, P. I., July 3. 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Vn., December 26, 1917.

Cause : Intraspinal injuries.

Next of kin : Mother, Fernanda Agato, Batangas, P. I.
ECKARD, CARL, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Parkersburg, W. Va., July 18, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Edwin M. Eckard, Letart, W. Va.
ECKART, HERBERT HERMAN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., December 3, 1917.

Died : Great Lakes, 111., February 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Hedvig Eckart, 611 Orange Avenue, Orange, Tex.
EDDS, WILLIAM W., fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex.. May 31, 1917.

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

Cause : Killed in explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : Father, George Edds, 715 West Pecan Street, Sherman, Tex.
EDDY, GEORGE ALFRED, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., August 27, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., April 16, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Father, Eugene D. Eddy, 174 College West Street, St. Paul,

Minn.
EDEN, FRANKLIN, seaman, N. N. V.

Enlisted : Staten Island, N. Y., August 23, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. CheroJtee, February 26, 1918.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Grandmother, Mrs. Mary Lynch, 73 Fourth Street, New

Brighton, Long Island, N. Y.

EDMONDS, ROBERT LINDSAY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., July 23, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., November 9, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, George L. Edmonds, Rockville, Md.



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EDWARDS, ALLEN SETH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., May 17, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Chincha, March 21, 1918.

Cause: Gunshot wound in abdomen.

Next of kin : Father, Newton Edwards, Beach Island Lumber Co., box 847.

Augusta, Ga.
EDWARDS, ALLEN THOMAS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., August 18, 1916.

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

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Mother, Lydia M. Edwards, Jackson, N. C.
EDWARDS, AMOS GRAY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Orleans, La., April 4, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Solace, April 29, 1917.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Dollie G. Edwards, Nettleton, Miss.
EDWARDS, COY, seaman, N. N. V.

Enlisted : Wilmington, N. C., June 4, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., December 24, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, J. B. Edwards, Exum, N. 0.

EDWARDS, GEORGE CURTIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Williamsport, Pa., May 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., September 24, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Edwards, 821 East Dewart Street, Shamo-

kin, Pa.
EDWARDS, JAMES SILAS, boilermaker, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., June 4, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., November 29, 1917.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Katherine Burley, 307 Hurlburst Street, Peoria,

111.

EDWARDS, JOHN ALEXANDER, baker, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Los Angeles, Calif., June 15, 1918.

Died : Naval base, San Diego, Calif., October 28, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Helen A. Edwards, 1012 West Forty-second Street, Los

Angeles, Calif.

EFINGER, WILL EDWARD, ship's cook, third class, United States Naval Reserve
' Force.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., June 26, 1918.

Died : American Army Hospital, No. 53, October 27, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Augusta Efinger, 121 North Ingersoll Street, Madi-
son, Wis.



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EcrVN, JAMES JOSEPH, chief water tender, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Newport, R. I., July 22, 1915.
Died : II. S. S. Philip, October 13, 1918.
Cause : Syphilis.
Next of kin: Aunt, Mary A. Bowers, 90 West Fifteenth Street, Bayonne,

N. J.
K(;HKRT, ARTHUR STANLEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Stateii Island, N. Y., June 18, 1917.
Died : U. S. S. President Lincoln, May 31, 1918.
Cause: Lost his life when vessel was sunk.
Next of kin : Father, John E. Egbert, 1288 Richmond Avenue, Graniteville,

N. Y.
KGKKTON, JOHN GEORGE, chief electrician (G), United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., April 23, 1917.
Died: League Island, Pa., January 5, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Julia D. Egerton, California Apartments, Washing-
ton, D. C.
EGGLESTON, LYALL GINN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., June 7, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 28, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin : Father, William F. Eggleston, 430 North High Street, Galena,

111.

EHRENWORTH, MAX ADOLPH, chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., December 15, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 8, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Fannye Ehrenworth, 419 Redgate Avenue, Norfolk, Va.
EICHELBERGER, EDWARD CART, quartermaster, second class (A), United States

Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., March 29, 1917.
Died: Naval air station, Dunkirk, February 26, 1918.
Cause: Killed in aeroplane accident.
Next of kin: Mother, Julia H. Eichelberger, Baker and Eleventh Streets,

Baltimore, Md.

EICHKERN, HERBERT, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Newark, N. J., April 16, 1917.
Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 8, 1918.
Cause: Nephritis, acute.

Next of kin : Father, John Eichkern, 782 Highland Avenue, Newark, N. J.
EICK, JOHN WILLIAM, painter, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., July 3, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 20, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin : Wife, Clara B. Eick, 927 Mound Street, Atchison, Kans.



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EISENBACH, CLETUS HENRY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., August 1, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Eisenbach, Box 35, St. Paul, Minn.
ELBERS, RUDOLPH FRANK, quartermaster, first class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 12, 1917. .

Died: U. S. S. Cherokee, February 26, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Fred Elbers, 505 Fourth Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
ELDER, EDWIN ELDON GRAHAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July 26, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George Elder, 34 Elderon Avenue, Lansdowne, Pa.
ELDER, JOHN WALLACE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

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

Cause : Lost his life when vessel was torpedoed by enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Elder, 637 St. Ann's Avenue, New York, N. Y.
ELDRID, GERALD GORDON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Ithaca, N. Y., October 8, 1918.

Died: Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y., October 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Gordon H. Eldrid, Gerard Hotel, New York, N. Y.
ELDRIDGE, CHESTER OSBORNE, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., March 28, 1917.

Died : U. S. A. C. T. Montana, August 16, 1918.

Cause : Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Ruben Eldridge, 325 Main Street, Jacksonville, Fla.
ELFSTROM, GUSTAVE WILLIAM WALTER, yeoman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portsmouth, N. H., January 9, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 26, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Sarah C. Elfstrom, 36 West Street, Hartford, Conn.
ELLER, WILLIAM HERBERT, apprentice seaman, United Stat.es Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Pittsburgh, Pa., July 5, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 5, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Friend W. Eller, 1219 Fifth Street, Moundsvllle, W. Va.
ELLINGWOOD, HAROLD THEODORE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., April 22, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., May 30, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Walter F. Ellingwood, Buckfield, Me.
ELLINGSWOETH, DANIEL MAURICE, shipfitter, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., April 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., October 21, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Agnes Ellingsworth, 315 Pool Street, Norfolk, Va.



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ELLIOTT, AMASA, fireman, third class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Boston, Mass., November 24, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., December 17, 1917.
Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Lillian Elliott, West Townsend, Mass.
ELLIOTT, HOLICE CLINTON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., December 11, 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 11, 1918.
Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin: Brother. Emmett Elliott, 3521 Park Avenue, Nashville, Tenn.
ELLIOTT. LOSSIE FRANK, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., January 23, 1918.
Died : Naval air station, Pensacola, Fla., October 5, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.
Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Roxie L. Elliott, 107 James Street, Danville,

Va.
ELLIOTT, RALPH GROVER, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Indianapolis. Ind., July 30, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, Groat Takes, 111., September 23, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of Kin : Father, John A. Elliott, R. R. 1, Vincennes, Ind.
ELLIOTT, WILLIAM WESLEY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Houston, Tex., September 20, 1916.
Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 24, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mrs. Alice Shynider, 610 C^ss Avenue, San Antonio, Tex.
ELLIS, BENJAMIN JAMES, hospital apprentice, second class, United States

Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., May 31, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Ellsworth E. Ellis, Cuzco, Ind.
ELLIS, HARRY CHANDLER, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., June 11, 1918.
Died : Boston, Mass., October 1, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.
Next of kin : Father. James Christopher Ellis, 490 Melrose Street, Melrose,

Mass.
ELLIS, JAMES BEAMORE, ship's cook, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., April 24, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Gibraltar, October 28, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Uncle, James Hood, Box 83, West Grove, Pa.
ELLIS, LELAND SEARSON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Columbia, S. C., May 13, 1917.
Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.
Cause: On board missing ship.
Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. D. H. Ellis, 1015 Bryan Street, Columbia, S. C.



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ELLIS, WILLIAM A VERY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., June 3, 1917.

Died : Dallas, Tex., June G, 1917.

Cause: Poisoning by strychnine.

Next of kin: Mother, Mallessa Ellis, ('handler, Tex.
ELWELL, UKOKGE MAIILON, iireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July 5, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, George Elwell, 197 Irving Avenue, Bridgeton, N. .1.
ELWELL, GOLIAH ERNEST, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., January 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., May 24, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, acute and pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, Sime Elwell, Monroe, Wash.

ELWOOD, SAMUEL WEBSTER, chief quartermaster. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 10, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Charles O. Elwood, 3 Millikeu Place, Decatur. 111.
ELY, EARNEST, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., August 11, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Dale, May 30, 1917.

Cause: Attack by shark.

Next of kin : Mother, Harriet Ely, 723 West Cumberland Avenue, Knox-

ville, Tenn.
EMBRETSON, ARTHUR BERNARD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., May 29, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Mother, Marie Embretson, R. 2, box 28, Zimmerman, Minn.
EMERSON, HAROLD RAY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., March 6, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 12, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, ^Nellie J. Emerson, box 48, New Boston, N. H.
EMERSON, JACK LORENTZ, yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., August 5, 1918.

Died: San Francisco, Calif., November 1, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Olivette M. Emerson, 156 Wadsworth Avenue,

Ocean Park, Calif.

KMEBY, ERNEST WILLIAM, landsman for electrician (R.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., June 26, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice E. Emery. 26 Carroll Avenue, Tacouia Park, Md.



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KMMETT, ROBERT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Ya., January 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Friend, Lester Truex, 317 River Road, Edge\vater. N. .1.
EMMITT, CHESTER BERNARD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg.. December 4. 1917.

Died : Naval station. Mare Island. Calif. January 24, 1918.

Cause : Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Mother, Myrtilla Emmitt, Umpqua, Oreg.

EMMONS, HENRY ALPHONSE, landsman for quartermaster (A.), United Stales
Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., January 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth M. Chabot, 84 Madison Street, Worcester.

Mass.

EMPEY, SIDNEY MCKILLOP, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., April 26, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, Pensacola, Fla., October 3, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Sidney G. Empey, 618 South Williams Street. El Hono.

Okla.
EMPY, WESLEY ARNOLD, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., June 1, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 5, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Sarah Vandine, 1516 East Adler Street, Walla Walla.

Wash.
END, GEOR-GE LEWIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., March 19, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father. Louis R. End, 25 Hart Street, Rochester, N. Y.
ENGEN, GTLMAN, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., January 18, 1918.

Died : Kingston Avenue Hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., June 11, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Mary Engen, R. R. 4, Wnukon. Iowa.
ENGESSER, Louis WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., June 4. 1917.

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

Cause: Missing from motor boat while returning from liberty.

Next of kin: Father, William Engesser, 11 Dysen Street, Maspeth, Long

Island. N. Y.

ENGLAND, FOREST WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., June IS, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Matilda England, St. Francisville, 111.
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ENGLEDOW, ALFRED JOHN, ship's cook, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., April 6, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., October 18, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Annie J. Engledow, 47 Hammond Street, suite 3, Boston,

Mass.
ENGLEBT, HOWARD KASPER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., July 13, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., July 7, 1917.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, George Englert, 452 Shiller Street, Elizabeth, N. J.
ENGSTROM, CARL GUSTAF, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : New Haven, Conn., May 28, 1918.

Died : At home, October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Engstrom, Norra Unnaryd, Sweden.
ENOCHSON, VICTOR HUGO, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Omaha, Nebr., July 11, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Holver Enochson, Schuyler, Nebr.
ENOS, GEORGE JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., August 1, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111:, September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Maggie Enos, Brownsville, Minn.
ENOS, JOSEPH VICTOR, musician, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New London, Conn., February 9, 1918.

?~Med : At home, October 5, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Bertha Enos, 55 Eastern Avenue, New London, Conn.
ENRIGHT, THOMAS JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., December 11, 1917.

Died : Sydney, N. S., November 11, 1918.

Cause : Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Hannah Enright, 117 Varick Street, New York, N. Y.
ENSOR, RICHARD MORRIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., May 5, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Itasca Estelle, September 22, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Carrie E. Ensor, 801 Woodley Street, Baltimore, Md.
ENTROP, FRANK JOSEPH, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Great Lakes, 111., December 4, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret E. Entrop, 11103 Superior Avenue, Cleve-
land, Ohio.



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ENTY, EMERSON TOBIAS, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., May 18, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 12, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, May E. Enty, Kittanning, Pa.
EOPOLUCCI, JOHN ISADORE, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Rosebank, N. Y., May 7, 1915.

Died: Steamship Aztec, April 1, 1917.

Cause: Lost when the steamship Aztec was sunk by the enemy on April
1, 1917. He was serving as a member of the armed guard, and was
the first enlisted man to lose his life in the World War.

Next of kin: Mother, Annie M. Eopolucci, 649 L Street SE., Washing-
ton, D. C.

EPPEHIMEK, WALTER HERBERT, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Re-
serve Force,

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., July 29, 1918.

Died : Philadelphia, Pa., October 19, .1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mary M. Eppehimer, 250 AdeLphi Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
EPPERSON, IVAN HOLLIS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., December 5, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. George Washington, October 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William O. Epperson, Macon, Mo.

EPKIGHT, HOWARD KULP, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., May 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Louise S. Epright, 45 North Main Street, Spring

City, Pa.
ERBE, CHARLES AMIAL, baker, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., June 1, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. OMoan, November 10, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John Erbe, 317 Orwigsburg Street, Tamaqua, Pa.
ERUMAN, JOHN EDWIN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., April 13, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., May 6, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, J. W. Erdman, 2036 East Thirtieth Street, Baltimore,

Md.
ERLANDSEN, HAROLD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., July 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 11, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Serena Erlandsen, 1476 St. Lawrence Avenue, New
York, N. Y.



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ERLANDSON, RANDOLPH O., machinist's mate, second class, United States N;i*. H
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Newport, R. I., May 12, 1017.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., June 16, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Amanda Erlandson, R. F. D. 52, South Dartmouth,

Mass.
ERLBECK, LEO JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., July 19, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Aunt, Mary McDermott, 1139 Valley Stroet, Baltimore, Md.
ERNA, CORNELIO, native seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cavity P. I., August 24, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Canacao, P. I., February 9, 1918.

Cause : Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin : Wife, Pax Antonio, 62 P Zamore, Cavite. P. I.
ERRETT, JACOB DAVIDSON, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

En iste:l : Pittsburgh, Pa., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital. Gulfport, Miss.. October 21, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin:' Father, David Errett, Madison. Pa.

ERWIN, JOHN HAMILTON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Los Angeles. Calif., October 11. 1918.

Died: Elysian Hospital, Los Angeles, Calif., October 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Dallas Cynthia Erwin, 3947 Wall Street, Los Angeles,

Calif.
ESCAVAGE, GEORGE HARRY, seaman, second class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo. N. Y.. January 23. 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, August 31, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Geoiil Escavage, 58 Rejtan Street, Buffalo, N. Y.
ESCOFFIER, JOHN, fireman, third class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Newark. N. J.. January 7. 1918.

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

Cause: Lost when motor boat capsized returning from liberty.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Escoffier, 515 Highpoint Avenue. West Ho-



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