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FEBRELL, EDWARD WASHINGTON, machinist's mate, second class, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Cleveland, Ohio, May 4, 1918.

Died : Naval aviation forces, foreign service, July 11, 1918.

Cause: Compound fracture of skull.

Next of kin: Wife, Bertha Ferrell, 2253 East Sixty-eighth Street, Cleve-
land, Ohio.

FERRELL, JOHN HYDE, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Meridian, Miss., June 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, John H. Ferrell, sr., Enterprise, Miss.



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FERRIS, ALBERT HENRY, ship fitter, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, August 5, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida F. Ferris, 56 Almond Street, Dubuque, Iowa.
FERRIS, THOMAS BERNARD, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., May 6, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin : Father, Thomas Ferris, 321 North Eleventh Street, La Crosse,

Wis.

FERRY, WILLIAM, seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Newark, N. J. f April 29, 1918.
Died : U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga, September 30, 1918.
Cause : Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Mother, Molly Ferry, 929 Beatty Street, Trenton, N. J.
FESSENUEN, EDGAR HORACE, electrician, third class, NNV.
Enlisted: New York, N. Y., March 2, 1917.

Died: Flushing hospital, Flushing, Long Island, N. Y., March 15, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.
Next of kin : Mother, Eliza Jane Fessenden, 820 Putnam Avenue, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
FETTERLING, HARRY JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., July 2, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Ethel May Fetterling, Belleville, Kans.
FIDDES, RALPH DOUGLAS, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., January 25, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 19, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.
Next of kin: Wife, Gladys Fiddes, 1533 Ninth Avenue, San Francisco,

Calif.
FIELD, FRANK JAY, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., February 23, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, New London, Conn., September 21, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Lottie Field, 3768 Piedmont Avenue, Oakland, Calif.
FIELD, MILLARD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Nashville, Tenn., December 19, 1917.
Died : Naval station, Norfolk, Va., January 20, 1918.
Cause: Cerebrospiual fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Susie Fields, Cuba Landing, Tenn.
FIGUEIREDO, JOSEPH Louis, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., February 15, 1918.
Died : Naval station, San Francisco, Calif., February 23, 1918.
Cause: Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin: Father, Victor L. Figueiredo, 1715 Green Street, San Fran-
cisco, Calif.



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FILSON HARRY CURTISS, ship's cook, first class, United States Navy.

Unlisted: Kansas City, Mo., January 10, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 4, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, James U. Filson, box 261, Paonia, Colo.
FILZ, CHARLES, carpenter's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., June 30, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Mother, Eva Filz, 1268 Elsie Street, Appleton, Wis.
FINAN, BERNARD THOMAS, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlished: Milwaukee, Wis., May 22, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Louisville, September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Bernard Finan, sr., Kenton, Mich.
FINCH, WILLIAM HAMILTON, seaman, second cl ss, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo, December 14, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Ida McC.irroll, Plainville, Kans.
FINCHER, JESSE CURTIS, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., July 6, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Missing on Cyclop*.

Next of kin : Mrs. Laura Fincher, Newman, Ga.
FINDLAY, CHARLEY THOMAS, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., June 25, 1918.

Died, Navy y>>rd, Mare Island, Calif., July 21, 1918.

Cause: C^rebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Frances J. Findlay, R. F. D., Springfield, Mo.
FINE, JACK JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Spokane, Wash., June 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 9, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John Levey Fine, Peck, Idaho.
FINE, JOSEPH, fireman, second ctass, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Denver, Colo., January 11, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida Fine, 1352 Marion Street, Denver, Colo.
FINEAE, WILLIAM PATRICK, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: B'-ffnlo, N. Y. D'veml^er 3, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 5, 1918.

Can e: I-Yeumo ia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Edward Finear. R. F. D. 3, Victor, N. Y.
FINGERLINO, FRANK WILLIAM, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted, Newark, N. J., May 22, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Ak-ctto, November 5, 1917.

Cause: Lost life when vessel was torpedoed.

Next of kin : Mother, Catherine Tainburiii, 250 Pacific Street, Jersey City,
N. J.



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FINKELSTKIN, SAMUEL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., April 12, 1918.

Died : Sayville, Long Island, N. Y., May 28, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Abraham Finkelstein, 60 Second Street, New York.
FINLAYSON, ALBERT ALEXANDER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., December 13, 1917.

Died: Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., February 10, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Sister, Edith Finlayson, 4028 Stewart Street, Omaha, Nebr.
FINNEGAN, JOHN MICHAEL, chief boatswain's mate, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., February 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., October 1, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Finnegan, 878 North Taiiney Street, Phila-
delphia.

FINNEGAN, THOMAS, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : New Haven, Conn., May 22, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, September 2, 1918.

Cause : Burns.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Finnegan, 17 Fort Street, South Man-
chester, Conn.

FIRNETT, PETER JOSEPH, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., July 24, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Firnett, 29 West Acker .Street, St. Paul, Minn.
FISCHER, CHARLES JOHN, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., December 11, 1913.

Died : S. S. Vacuum, April 28, 1917.

Cause : Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Father, Romas Fischer, 2247 West Somerset Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
FISCHER, ERNEST, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Aunt, Christiana Stahl, 224 McDougal Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
FISCHER, HENRY GEORGE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Albany, N. Y., May 15, 1918.

Died : At home October 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Josephine Fischer, 15 Roosevelt Avenue, Troy, N. Y.
FISCHER, WALTER HENRY, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., February 3, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Michigan, October 30, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Father, Henry J. Fischer, 2515 Cortland Street, Chicago, IK.
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FISH, CORNIE WILLIAM, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., October 25, 1917.

Died : Naval Station, Mare Island, Calif., December 25, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Hannah M. Merrill, Wedderburn, Oreg.
FISH, WAYNE WALTER, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., June 22, 1918.

Died : St. Vincent's Hospital, New York, N. Y., October 20, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Jesse Fish, Helena, Okla.
FISH, WILBUR, chief turret captain, United States Navy.

Enlisted Philadelphia, Pa., April 20, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Edna Harriet Fish, 2727 South Smedley Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
FISH, FERNALD JEFFERSON, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Me., July 5, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Mount Vernon, April 18, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Wife, Sadie M. Fish, Waterville, Me.
FISHER, CHARLES HENRY, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., November 8, 1916.

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

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Brother, Frank Fisher, Fresno, Calif.
FISHER, EARL MANNING, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force,

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Belle Fisher, Cleveland, Mo.
FISHER, EDWARD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., July 9, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Sister, Helen Fisher McGonigal, 59 Good Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.

FISHER, LESTER ELMER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., June 19, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 27, 1919.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Carrie W. Fisher, 802 East Iowa Street, Evansville,

Ind.

FISHER, LORIN HERBERT, chief quartermaster, United States Naval Reserve
Force (A).

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., June 10, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Herbert Hamilton Fisher, 3268 Briggs Avenue, Ala-
meda, Calif.



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FISHER, MASON GILBERT, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., May 5, 1916.

Died : Naval station, Cavite, P. I., June 23, 1918.

Cause : Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Cora Fisher, Pawnee City, Nebr.
FISHER, RALPH CLINTON, pharmacist's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., June 15, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 17, 1918.

Cause: Meningitis, cerebral spinal.

Next of kin : Mother, Julia Fisher, Bonners Ferry, Idaho.
FISHER, RAYMOND GEORGE, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., July 9, 1917.

Died : Naval forces operating in European waters, October 28, 1918.

Cause : Lost life in seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Father, Charles P. Fisher, Hepburn, Iowa.
FISHER, REGINALD JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., May 8, 1917.

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

Cause : Killed in action by submarine.

Next of kin : Father, Fred W. Fisher, R. R. 3, Connersville, Ind.
FISK, EDWIN ELICK, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Oklahoma, Okla., April 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Julia Fisk, Ramona, Okla.
FISKE, GEORGE EDWIN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Providence, R. I., June 18, 1917.

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

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Father, George Fiske, Post-office box 35, Summit, R. I.
FISSE, VICTOR, ship fitter, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portsmouth, N. H., December 10, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Leonidas. February 11, 1918.

Cause : Acute alcoholic poisoning.

Next of kin : Nephew, William H. Fisse, 691 East One hundred and thirty-
eighth Street, New York, N. Y.
FITLTJAN, ARAM, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., August 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 21, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Uncle, S. K. Jorjorian, 3951 Sheridan Road, Chicago, 111.
FITZGERALD, EDWARD ALOYSIUS, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Fitzgerald, 270 Mount Pleasant Avenue,

Newark, N. J.
FITZGERALD, JAMES STEPHEN, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., September 17, 1914.

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

Cause : Killed in action.

Next of kin: Father, P. R. Fitzgerald, 25 West Crescent Street, Augusta,
Me.



FITZGERALD. Joii.\ I>KWEY. lirrmaii. semi id class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

EYilisted: Chicago, III., July 8, 1918.

Died: New York, N. Y., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Fit/herald, 008 West Fifty-fourth Street,

Chicago, 111.
FITZGERALD, JOHN JOSEPH, first musician. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass.. December 17, 1914.

Died: U. S. S. Venial, January 3. 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Edward F. Rogers, 8 I Street South. Boston, Mass.
FITZGERALD, MAURICE CHRISTOPHER, quartermaster, second class. United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Boston. Mas*., April 14, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. .Missouri, January 4, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Maurice Fitzgerald, 30 Summer Street, Somerville,

Mass.
FITZGERALD, THOMAS EDWARD, apprentice seaman. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston. Mass., March 17, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., May 4, 1917.

Cause: Tuberculosis, acute pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas F. Fitzgerald, 3 Minton Street. Dorchester,

Mass.
FITZGERALD, VANCE ORD., chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., August 29, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Fairmont, April 3, 1918.

Cause : Enteritis, acute tubercular.

Next of kin : Wife, Marie Annie Fitzgerald, 918 Fairmount Avenue, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
FITZHENRY, JOHN, blacksmith, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Scranton, Pa., December 22, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y.. September 29, 1918.

Cause: Bronchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Sister, Delia Coyne, 506 Cemetery Street, Minooka, Pa.
FITZPATRICK, ELMER JOHN, chief quartermaster (A), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Cincinnati. Ohio, July 31, 1918.

Died: City Hospital, Minneapolis, Minn., October 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Andrew Fitzpatrick, Radcliff, Ohio.

FITZPATRICK, WILLIAM, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Kc-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Newport, R. I., December 31, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., March 3, 1918.

Cause : Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin: Aunt. Helen Mannion, 8G Palmer Street, Fall River, Mass.
FITZSTMMONS, WILLIAM HF.NRY. hospital apprentice, second class, United Stales
Naval Reserve Force,

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., May 20, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital. Great Lakes, 111.. September 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, .Jerry Fit/simmons, 40 Fraley Street, Kane. Pa.



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FLAHERTY, JOHN JAMES, machinist's mute, first class. Tinted States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Me., January 18, 1917.

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

Cause: Lost life when vessel was torpedoed and sunk.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret Flaherty, 23 Bath Street, Bath, Me.
FLAHERTY, JOSEPH TIMOTHY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., May 20, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Bridget Donlan Flaherty, 815 Oakland Avenue,.

Peoria, 111.

FLAK.!, JOSEIH WI:.M>KI.IN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., June 3, 1918.

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

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Mother, Agatha Flaig, 315 South Payson Street, Baltimore,

Md.
FLANAGAN, JOHN DKWKY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago. 111., February 15, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclop*, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, .Joseph Flanagan, 4850 North Paulina Street, Chicago.

111.
FLANVGAN. THOMAS HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newport, R. I., October 13, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Jacob Joncx, December G, 1917.

Cause: Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin: Aunt, Katherine Flanagan, 69 Telegraph, South Boston,

Mass.
FLANAGAN, TIMOTHY BENAKD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., December 12, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., January 30, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kiu : Mother, Sophia Flanagan, 11. F. D. 5, Buffalo, Minn.
FLANIGAN, ALBKKT F., seaman, second class, United States Navy (G. C. M. P.).

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., October 31, 1917.

Died : Naval prison, Portsmouth, N. H., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Catherine Flanigan, 2029 Congress Street, Chicago, 111.
FLATHEHS. JAMES, coxswain, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., March 5, 1918.

Cause: Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin: Mother. Cecile Flathers, 5208 Constance Street, New Orleans,

La.

FLEISCHER, . ROBEKT, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., June 1, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Fleischer, 1614 Concord Avenue, Detroit, Mich.



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FLEISCHMANN, CHARLES, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Bayshore, Long Island, August 2, 1917.

Cause: Seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Father, Julius Fleischmann, 701 Washington Street, New

York, N. Y.
FLEMING, ALLEN, Jr., seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., September 22, 1915.

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

Cause: Killed by explosion.

Next of kin : Father, Allen Fleming, Athens, Ga.

FLEMING, GEORGE PATRICK, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Raleigh, N. C., August 9, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, naval base, October 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Benjamin F. Fleming, R. F. D. No. 1, Manson, N. C.
FLEMING, ROBERT, quartermaster, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Great Lakes, 111., August 9, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., March 4, 1918.

Cause: Died from poison salvarsan, acute.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Fleming, 2340 West Ohio Street, Chicago,

111.
FLENIKEN, SAMUEL ALOYSIUS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Orleans, La., July 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., February 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Ada Arbour Fleniken, 1528 Main Street, Baton

Rouge, La.

FLETCHER, ARNALDO NALLIE, chief gunner's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: New London, Conn., July 25, 1917.

Died: United States submarine base, New London, Conn., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Rose Fletcher, YorkviUe, 111.

FLETCHER, CHARLES CLARES, landsman for electrician, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Louisville, Ky., June 3, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Victoria Fletcher, Nickelsville, Va.

FLETCHER, ERNEST FRANKLIN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

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

Died: Naval hospital, naval base, Norfolk, Va., September 28, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

JNext of kin : Father, John K. Fletcher, Orrick, Mo.



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FLETCHEK, FRANKLIN EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., May 2, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Annie Elizabeth Fletcher, 3046 N Street NW., Wash-
ington, D. C.
FLETCHER, GEORGE D., fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., March 21, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 23, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Sister, Lillian Stansell, Omar, W. Va.

FLETCHER, GEORGE WELLS, landsman for machinist's mate (A.), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., July 11, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 11, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Edwin Fletcher, 410 Ninth Avenue, Menomonie, Wis.
FLETCHER, LLOYD VERNON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., April 24, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Ella Fletcher, Mi Hard Avenue, Portland. Oreg.
FLINN, VALENTINE PATRICK, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., May 30, 1917.

Died : New York, N. Y., October 10, 1917.

Cause : Abscess of brain.

Next of kin : Wife, Beatrice Mary Agnes Flinn, 240 Clinton Street, Brooklyn,

N. Y.

FLITCROFT, THOMAS HARRY, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., June 4. 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Flitcroft, R. F. D. 1, Delecan. Wis.
FLOOD, ELMER MERTON, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., June 26. 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Bumkin Island. Mass., September 28, 1918.

Cause : Influenza and secondary tironchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Susie Flood, R. F. D. 1, Intervale, Me.
FLOOD, FRANCIS ROBERTS, yeoman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., December 15, 1917.

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

Cause : Died in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Mother, Hetta M. Flood, 701 Main Street, South Hannibal, Mo.
FLOOD, NATHANIEL BAILEY, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., May 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 6, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Shirley Flood, Blackwell, Ky.



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FLOW. AKTIU-K ALEXANDER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., July 6, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Michigan, October 30, 1917.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin: Father, James C. Flow. Matthews, N. C.
FLY NX, FRANK, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., February 26, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk. V;;., December 29, 1917.

Cause: Fracture of skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Burns, 925 West Sixth Street, Los Angeles, Calif.
FI.YNX, JOHN FRANCIS, chief master at arms. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portsmouth, N. H., January 13, 1916.

Died : At home, November 28, 1917.

Cause: Angina pectoris (heart).

Next of kin : Wife, Charlotte Frances Flynn, 51 Richard Avenue, Ports-
mouth, N. H.

FI.YXN, MAURICE J. ('., electrician, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Newport, R. I.. March 22, 1918.

Died: Willard Parker Hospital, New York. N. Y., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary E. Flynn, 15 Barton Street, Taunton, Mass.
FLYNN, MICHAEL JOSEPH, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 5, 1918.

Died: Charlestown, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin: Sister, Belinda Flynn, 224 Thirteenth Street, Scranton, Pa.
FI.YNN. WILLIAM PATRICK, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

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

Cause: Killed in action.

Next of kin Father, William Flynn, 212 Green Street, Cambridge, Mass.
FLYTE, Charles Francis, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.



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