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GELLER, MEYER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., May 1, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Father, Isaac Geller, 607 Church Street, Wilmington, Del.
GEMBERLING, LAMAR EVERET, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., August 12, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Elsie Gemberling, 220 North Francis Street, South

Bend, Ind.
GENDRON, HORMIDAS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Providence, R. L, May 18, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 14, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, Ozevile Gendron. 63 Hicks Street, New Bedford,
Mass.



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<?ENTRY, MURDOCH, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., May 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., July 1, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Frances Gentry, Buchanan, Ga.

GENTRY, DILLARD, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., May 26, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary L. Gentry, R. F. D. 3, Winchester, Ky.
GENTRY, HOMER, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Athens, Ga., October 1, 1918.

Died: University of Georgia, Athens, Ga., October 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, C. A. Gentry, R. F. D. 7, Newnan, Ga.
GEOGHEGAN, DALE ALLEN, landsman for musician, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., July 10, 1918.

Died : Chippewa Falls, Wis., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Bessie B. Geoghegan, 1737 Summit Street, Kansas

City, Mo.
GEORGE, ALBERT HENRY, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Seattle, Wash., April 25, 1917.

Died: Naval Hospital, Key West, Fla., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobnr.

Next of kin : Mother, Effie M. George, R. F. D. 1, Ellensburg, Wash.
GEORGE, CHARLES, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., December 4, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., August 11, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin : Wife, Stella A. George, 1800 North Bethel Street, Baltimore,

Md.
GEORGE, COST, chief boatswain's mate, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : U. S. S. Cyclops, May 19, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing ship.

Next of kin: Father, Mitchell George, Peretasas, Turkey.
GEORGE, GARNETT FRANK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., June 27, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Ed. K. George, Belton, Mo.

GERDON, EDWARD LEROY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Bellingham, Wash., July 16, 1918.

Died: Naval training camp, Seattle, Wash., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Juanita Gerdon, Sedro-Woolley, Wash.



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GERKEN, CLABENCE JOHN, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 9, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., March 30, 1918.

Cause: Dilatation, acute cardiac.

Next of kin : Father, John Gerken, 900 Kings Highway, Brooklyn, N. Y.
GERRITY, HENRY EDWARD, chief printer, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., July 15, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, Lawrence Gerrity, 73 Irving Street, South Framing-
ham, Mass.
GETMAN, CLARENCE ASHLEY, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., May 14, 1917.

Died : Paterson, N. J., September 18, 1918.

Cause: Poisoning.

Next of kin: Wife, Hazel M. Getman, 117 North Fifth Street, Paterson,.

N. J.

GIBBONS, JOSEPH KENT, carpenter's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., October 25, 1917.

Died : Navy yard, Boston, Mass., January 20, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary E. Gibbons, 66 L Street, South Boston, Mass.
GIBBS, NELSON AMOS, shipfitter, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., June 6, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., April 28, 1918.

Cause : Abscess of liver.

Next of kin : Mother, Sarah T. Gibbs, Highland Avenue, Monticello, N. Y.
GIBBS, ROBERT, electrician, third class (R), United States Navy.

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

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

Cause : Lost his life when vessel was foundered.

Next of kin: Father, George E. Gibbs, 48 Madison Avenue, Greenwood,

Mass.
GIBERSON, CHARLES MILLARD, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., November 3, 1917.

Died : Philadelphia, Pa., November 9, 1918.

Cause: Accidental drowning.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary L. Giberson, 305 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit,

Mich.

GIBLIN, THOMAS JEFFERSON, quartermaster, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

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

Died : Royal naval hospital, Plymouth, England, October 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Giblin, 103 Princeton Street, East Boston,

Mass.

GIBNEY, JOHN LEWIS, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 10, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Ida R. Gibney, 81 Kenilworth Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.



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GIBSON, BARNIE HAGUE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., April 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., February 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Tempa Gibson, R. No. 2, Box 88, Texarkana, Tex.
GIBSON, CHAELES EDWARD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : U. S. S. St. Louis, June 6, 1918.

Cause : Abscess of brain.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Gibson, 220 Ivanhoe Street, Emsworth, Pa.
GIBSON, GEORGE Dow, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., August 5, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Christine G. Gibson, 523 Fifty-ninth Street, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
GIBSON, JURD ROY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., June 19, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Kate Gibson, Maryville, Tenn.
GIDEL, DON OTIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., June 9, 1918.

Cause : Result of burns.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary A. Gidel, Rockwell, Iowa.
GIDEON, OSCAR WESLEY, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., May 8, 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, R. F. Gideon, Granbury, Tex.

GIESEMAN, WALTER Louis, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., May 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Henry W. Gieseman, R. F. D. 1, Williamstown, Kans.
GIFFIN, BERNARD VANCE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., December 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital No. 5, Brest, France, September 26, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Giffin, 413 Montrose Street, Salina, Kans.
GIFFIN, GEORGE LESTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 14, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Elbridge N. Giffin, Monson, Mass.



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GIFFORD, JULIAN WILLIS, storekeeper, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Great Lakes, 111., June 7, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Disease.

Next of kin : Grandmother, Emily Gifford, 137 Chestnut Street, New Bed-
ford, Mass.

GIFFORD, LEONARD HENRY, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force (G).

Enlisted: Tuckerton Radio Station, N. J., November 21, 1917.

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

Cause: Fracture, left illium.

Next of kin : Mother, Esther Gifford, Tuckerton, N. J.
GIFFORD, WILLIAM THOMAS, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., July 16, 1914.

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

Cause: Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Cousin, Etta Williamson, Vicksburg, Miss.
GIL, ANTONIO, musician, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., October 14, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Canacao, P. I., February 23, 1918.

Cause: Valvular disease, chronic cardiac.

Next of kin : Wife, Dorothea Gil, Santa Cruz, P. I.
GILBERT, ALEX, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 8, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Fannie Gilbert, 208 East One hundred and second

Street, New York, N. Y.
GILBERT, GEORGE ERNEST, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 20, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 1, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, George E. Gilbert, 744 McDonough Street, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
GILES, CODA LON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., May 4, 1918.

Died: New Orleans, La., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Giles, Route 1, Edgemoor, Tenn.
GILES, ELIGE MONROE, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., May 31, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 26, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother. Fannie Giles, R. R. 2, Malakoff, Tex.
GILFILLAN, HARLEY JEROME, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., June 15, 1917.

Died : U. S. submarine chaser No. 219, October 9, 1918.

Cause: Explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : Mother, Minnie B. Gilfillan, Wyoming, 111.



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GILL, DAVID, engineinan, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Newark, N. J., May 31, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 6, 1918.

Cause: Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Robert Gill, 1059 East Twenty -second Street, Paterson,

N. J.
GILL, GOLDSBY KING, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Birmingham, Ala., June 26, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, iobar.

Next of kin : Uncle, Robert D. Mills, R. 3, Birmingham, Ala.
GILL, JAMES, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., October 15, 1918.

Cause : Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Richard F. Gill, 200 Madison Avenue, Flushing,

Long Island, N. Y.
GILLAN, HUGH MICHEL, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., April 17, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Joseph Gillan, 2550 Ann Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
GILLANE, HUBERT JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., December 12, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, John Gillane, 637 South Carrollton Avenue, New

Orleans, La.
GILLESPIE, CLAUDE LOEELY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., June 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., November 24, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Sister, Ellen Gillespie, Sinton, Tex.
GILLESPIE, JOHN THOMAS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., November 23, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Alabama, August 8, 1918.

Cause : Result of injuries.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary E. Gillespie, 3231 Perry Avenue, Kansas City, Mo.
GILLESPIE, LORING, quartermaster, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., November 9, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, Iobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Pauline Gille^pie, Valparaiso, Ind.
GILLESPIE, WILLIAM JAMES, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., February 7, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lob r.

Next of kin : Mother, Louise Gillospie Ott, 2252 Ogden Avenue, Chicago, 111.
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GILLETT, BUKTON CHESLEY, baker, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Peoria, 111., May 28, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Fred B. Gillett, 904* Rogers Street, Danville, 111.
GILLIES, RUSSELL HABVABD, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., July 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna E. Gillies, Cass City, Mich.

GILLILAND, GORDON OLIVES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Birmingham, Ala., June 3, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Burnell V. Gilliland, Cleveland, Ala.
GILLILAN, WILLIAM VERNON, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, October 22, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Gillilan, Station G, Columbus, Ohio.
GILLISPIE, ALVIN ELMO, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., December 12, 1917. 9

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 5, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Cedio S. Gillispie, R. 31, Middleton, Ga.
GILLISPIE, ELCANA JOHNSTON, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Richmond, Va., January 9, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Utah, March 3, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, David Gillispie, Goodwins Ferry, Va.
GILLISPIE, EUGENE FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., November 26, 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, Frank Gillispie, 330 East One hundred and fiftieth

Street, New York, N. Y.
GILMER, IRA WHITFIELD, seaman, second class, United Stated Navy.

Enlisted: Oklahoma City, Okla., August 3, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., March 29, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Sister, Carrie Farrar, Haynesville, La.

GILMORE, ROBERT GATCHALL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., February 27, 1918.

Died: Naval training station, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., May 30, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Rev. F. A. Gilmore, Elizabeth, N. J.



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GILMORE, WILLIAM ELLSWORTH, fireman, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., August 9, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 15, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Sarah Gilmore, R. F. D. 2, Monroe, Mich.
GINTHER, FREDERICK GEORGE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Cherrystone Naval Hospital, Cape Charles, Va., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, George C. Ginther, 925 Pottsville Street, Potts-

ville, Pa.
GIORNO, RALPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: New London, Conn., April 26, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, New London, Conn., September 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Rose Giorno, 22 Pearl Street, Westerly, R. I.
GIRARDEATJ, HAMLiN TOWNEY, plumber and fitter, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Charleston, S. C., July 27, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship at New York, September 24, 1918.

Cause : Appendicitis and pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret M. Walker, 1832 Pearl Street, Jackson-
ville, Fla.

GiROis 7 DA, GIOVANNI, mess attendant, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Navy yard, Boston, Mass., December 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., January 31, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Dominick Gironda, Messina, Italy.

GIVENS, SAMUEL FITZMATJRICE, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Naval Home, Philadelphia, Pa., April 2, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., April 27, 1918.

Cause: Consolidation at base of both lungs.

Next of kin : Wife, Sally E. Givens, 2013 North Broad Street,' Philadel-
phia, Pa.
GJERTSEN, BENJAMIN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., May 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Perry, November 13, 1917.

Cause: Fell overboard and drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Knudt Gjertsen, 4310 Drake Avenue, Chicago, 111.
GLANDER, Louis ARTHUR WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Albany, N. Y., May 17, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 15, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Wife, Anna C. Glander, 258 Wahconah Street, Pittsfield, Mass.
GLASCOCK, WILLIAM MAHONE, carpenter's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., December 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October, 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Abner L. Glascock, Millwood, Va.



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GLAU, JOSEPH HARRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Los Angeles, Calif., June 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., September 28, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Tlo^a Glau, 510 East Yampa Street, Colorado Springs,

Colo.
GLEASON, ARTHUR HENRY, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., July 13, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Wife, Marion A. Gleason, 271 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
GLEICH, RICHARD NORMAN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, April 14, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Cuyama, December 11, 1917.

Cause : Fell from foremast.

Next of kin : Father, Jacob Gleich, 558 City Park Avenue, Columbus, Ohio.
GLENNON, JOHN, chief boatswain's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Annapolis, Md., February 6, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost his life when vessel was foundered.

Next of kin : Sister, Elizabeth Cope, 345 Rivington Street, New York, N. Y.
GLENNON, PERCY VICTOR, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Benton Harbor, Mich., February 17, 1918.

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

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Aaron J. Glennon, 841 Odgen Avenue, Benton Harbor, Mich.
GLOVER, GEORGE CREECY, seaman, United States Navy (general court-martial
prisoner).

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., July 24, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Cecelia Glover, 124 One hundred and twenty-seventh

Street, New York, N. Y.
GLOWKA, ANTHONY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia. Pa., April 20, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin: Father, Steven Glowka, 2919 Belfrade Street, Philadelphia,

Pa.
GLYNN, JOHN JOSEPH, -yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., June 13, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John P. Glynn, 210 Eleventh Street, Cairo, 111.
GLYNN, JOHN MATHEW, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, December 14, 1917.

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

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

Next of kin : Sister, Ellen Hoeck, 2119 Scott Street, Davenport, Iowa.



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GOBELET, OBED DUBART, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., June 15, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 20, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Golda G. Gobelet, 407 Long Street, Jackson, Tenn.
GODDUHN, AKNOLD WALTER, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., May 18, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, George A. Godduhn, Kaplan and DeGraw Avenues,

Jamaica, N. Y.
GODSHALL, FEED, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., November 7, 1917.

Died: Philadelphia, Pa., April 15, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Mother, Adda Godshall, 4646 Hazel Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa.
GODWIN, HENRY CURTIS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Montgomery, Ala., April 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hopsital, Norfolk, Va., February 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, James H. Godwin, Ozark, Ala.

GOEHMANN, CLARENCE A., quartermaster, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Cleveland, Ohio, December 10, 1917.

Died : Limon Hospital, Puerto Limon, March 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Katherine Goehmann, 513 East Sixth Street, Erie, Pa.
GOERZ, FREDERICK CHARLES, fireman, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 6, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Casco, October 20, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Otto Goerz, 3505 Broadway, New York, N. Y.
GOETTING, ROBERT CARL, landsman for electrician (G), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., August 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 28, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Lilly Revell Goetting, Buena Vista, Ga.
GOETZ, CARL, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., October 14, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Pentucket, December 30, 1917.

Cause: Fell overboard and was drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Fred Goetz, 24 Lindhurst Street, Rochester, N. Y.
GOETZ, Louis, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., January 19, 1915.

Died : Steamship Florence H., April 17, 1918.

Cause: Explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : W T ife, Emma T. Goetz, 9 Beverly Road, Buffalo, N. Y.
GOFF, WILLIAM ALEXANDER, oiler, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newport, R. I., March 18, 1915.
Died : U. S. S. Brooklyn, September 2, 1917.
Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Son and daughter, William M. GofE and Margruett E. Goff,
Nashville, Tenn.



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GOGGINS, JAMES LAWBENCE, landsman for quartermaster (A.), United States

Navy.

Enlisted: New Haven, Conn., April 5, 1917.
Died : Naval air station, Porto Corsino, Italy, August 11, 1918.
Cause: Killed in seaplane accident.
Next of kin: Father, John Joseph Goggins, 9 Cottage Street, New Haven,

Conn.

<JOING, FRED MALLOY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., July 23, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 28, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, James L. Going, Dennis, Okla.
GOINS, MILTON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Des Moines, Iowa, December 31, 1917.
Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., May 6, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Eugenia Goins, Lawrenceburg, Tenn.
GOLDEN, PATRICK BERNARD, chief master at arms, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Boston, Mass., November 28, 1913.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., November 10, 1917.
Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Brother, Mitchell J. Golden, 43 West Street, Fitchburg, Mass.
GOLDING, FREDERICK BURKNER, storekeeper, third class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., February 23, 1915.
Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.
Cause: On boarding missing ship.

Next of kin : Father, Robert Golding, Silver City, N. Mex.



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