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Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. George Hindmarsh, 24 Corinth Street, Provi-
dence, R. I.
HINERDEER, W ALTER WILLIAM, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., August 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Sister, Dora Walton, 241 East Ross Street, Lancaster, Pa.
HINES, ENCELL MCKINLEY, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., January 25, 1914.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 34, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Brother, Harold Hines, Blackfoot, Idaho.
HINGERTY, ROBERT HECKLE, blacksmith, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Elizabeth City, N. C., February 27, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., November 25, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Minnie Hingerty, 107 Pearl Street, Elizabeth City, N. C.
HINSHELWOOD, JAMES EDWARD, landsman for electrician (G), United States
Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., June 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. L, September 27, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Ellen Hinshelwood, 145 Broadway, Haverstraw,

N. Y.
HINTON, SHERWOOD, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., July 7, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Susquehanna, March 6, 1918.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Helen Hinton, Jarvisburg, N. C.



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HIKSHLER, JEROME JACOB, landsman for electrician (R), United States Navy,

Enlisted: Brooklyn, N. Y., December 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., January 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Louis Hirshler, 500 West Eleventh Street, New York,

N. Y.
HISERODT, JOHN, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Syracuse, N. Y., June 20, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., June 2, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Mother, Ella Williams, 119 Lewis Street, Auburn, N. Y.
HITCHCOCK, NELSON, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Haven, Conn., March 7, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Lost life on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Father, Silas Lewis Hitchcock, 54 Horton Avenue, Meriden,

Conn.

HITCHINS, LAWRENCE GLADSTONE RUSSELL, apprentice seaman, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., July 20, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 12, 1918.

Cause: Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Gertrude K. Hitchins, Mount Pleasant Terrace, Frost-
burg, Md.

HITTLE, MASON BOOKNER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., July 30, 1918.

Died: Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., September 15, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary A. .Hittle, Zionville, Ind.
HIXON, IRA DELL, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., October 2, 1912.

Died: Naval hospital, Canacao, P. I., July 25, 1917.

Cause: Died from burns.

Next of kin : Father, George L. Hixon, R. F. D. 6, North Yakima, Wash.
HOADLEY, MERVYN J., electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., September 27, 1917.

Died: Philadelphia, Pa., April 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Thersia V. Hoadley, 204 West Santa Clara, San

Jose, Calif.
HOAG, CHESTER TURNER, JR., fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Pedro, Calif., May 13, 1918.

Died : United States submarine base, San Pedro, Calif., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Influenzza and pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Chester T. Ho.ag, sr., 7225 Hollywood Boulevard,

Hollywood, Calif.

HOBBS, HENRY STEWART, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., May 21, 1918.

Died : Naval Training Camp, Hingham, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza followed by broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Maud Field, 20 Mondamin Court. Somerville, Mass.



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HOBBS, JOE L., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., December 7, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Orizaba, September 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Lee Hobbs, Waynesville, Mo.
HOBBS, MILTON ELSWORTH, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., April 17, 1917.

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

Cause: Lost life when vessel sunk.

Next of kin : Father, Calvin Hobbs, Alva, Okla.

HOBBS, NOKMAN SAMUEL, fireman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: U. S. S. Shawmut, February 24, 1918.

Cause: Acute laryngitis.

Next of kin : Father, Matthew Hobbs, 1230 Warren Avenue, Camp Campelo,

Mass.

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

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., June 25, 1918.

Died : Lane Hospital, San Francisco, Calif., October 16, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Matilda S. Hoberg, Hoberg's Resort, Calif.
HOBSON, FOBEEST KENNETH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Parkersburg, W. Va., July 1, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, September 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Ira E. Hobson, Tangier, Ind.
HOCK, FEANK ALBEET, engineman, second class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., January 19, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Leonidas, March 27, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Cousin, Anna Hock, 277 Sycamore Street, Buffalo, N. Y.
HOCKETT, ALEXANDEE EVANS, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Richmond, Va., May 6, 1918.

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

Cause : Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Lydia Hockett, Houston, Va.

HOCKMAN, LYMAN ROBEET, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza, streptococci septicemia.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Hockman, R. F. D. 1, Gait Fork, Okla.
HODGE, CHAELES PEESTON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Richmond, Va., July 18, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, William A. Hodge, Stuarts Draft, Augusta, Pa.



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HODGE, EARL WALTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Omaha, Nebr., June 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Brother, Alonzo Hodge, Akron, Iowa.
HODGE, JOHN STARRETT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Denver, Colo., December 18, 1917.

Died : S. S. West Grove, July 21, 1918.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Brother, Henry Hodge, 431 Laclede, Wichita, Kans.
HODGE, JOHN WALTER, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. I., July 31, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, Thomas H. Hodge, 234 South First Avenue, Mount

Vernon, N. Y.
HODGES, JOHN RICHARD, chief pharmacist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Jackson, Miss., May 17, 1917.

Died : Santiago de Cuba, October 21, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Maud Hamilton Hodges, Greenwood, Miss.
HODGDON, EDWIN FLAVIUS, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Los Angeles, Calif., April 16, 1918.

Died : Submarine chaser No. 209, August 27, 1918.

Cause : Lost life when vessel was fired upon.

Next of kin : Father, William Hodgdon, Brazoria, Tex.

HODGSON, MARON LESTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Washington, D. C., July 2, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Annie Hodgson, 1203 H Street NE., Washington, D. O.
HOEFLE, HUBERT FRED, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., November 28, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Williaam Otto Hoefle, Highland, Hi.

HOFER, WALTER CHARLES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, July 26, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Hattie Hofer, R. F. D. 1, Taylor Ridge, 111. j
HOFF, GEORGE WASHINGTON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., February 20, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Hattie Olson, 430 North Drake Avenue, Chicago, HL



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HOFF, OTTO, quartermaster, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., January 12, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Beaucaillou, France, July 18, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Frank Hoff, 603 North Woodridge Street, Saginaw,

Mich.

HOFFMAN, ELLIE JEFFERSON, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, May 29, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Addie May Hoffman, 1534 West Second Street,

Waterloo, Iowa.
HOFFMAN, GEORGE BENJAMIN, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., June 18, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. President Lincoln, May 31, 1918.

Cause: Result of sinking of ship.

Next of kin : Father, Michael B. Hoffman, Ridley Park, Pa.
HOFFMAN, GEORGE EDWARD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., December 20, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., February 26, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, William Hoffman, 295 Lembeck Avenue, Jersey City,

N. J.

HOFFMAN, WALTER HENEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., July 10, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Manda Florine Hoffman, 424 North Second Street, Vin-

cennes, Ind.

HOFREITER, MARION JEFFERSON, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., July 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 10, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Andrew Hofreiter, R. F. D. 1, Green Valley, I1L
HOFSOOS, LEWIS ADOLPH, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, December 15, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Powhatan, October 3, 1918.
| Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Severston Hofsoos, Rimini, Mont.
HOGAN, JOHN CHAPMAN, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. L, June 8, 1917.

Cause: Pleurisy suppnrative.

Kext of kin : Cousin, Carl Hogan, 43 East Willis Street, Atlanta, Ga.
HOGAN, JOSEPH LEO, quartermaster, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Albany, N. Y., December 15, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Lcinstcr, October 10, 1918.

Cnuse: Lost life in sinking of ship.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Hogan, 128 South Main Street, Mechanics-
ville, N. Y.



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HOGAN, LAWKENCE JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : New York, N. Y., October 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

' Next of kin : Mother, Mary Hogan, 658 Fifth Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
HOGAN, WILLIAM ARTHUR, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Peoria, 111., July 25, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 20, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret D,. Hogan, Dalton City, 111.
HOGAN, WILLIAM C., carpenter's mate, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: Naval hospital, Pelharn Bay Park, N. Y., October 7, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma J. Hogan, 17 Church Street, Waterloo, N. Y.
HOIER, ERNEST, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., August 31, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Rochester, October 1, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Belle Hoier, R. R. 2, Blaine, Wash.
HOLBROOK, CYRIL Louis, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., March 31, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Navajo, August 7, 1917.

Cause: Septicemia.

Next of kin: Mother, Johanna Holbrook, 1914 South Thirty-sixth Street,

Omaha, Nebr.
HOLCOMB, ROY EDWARD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Syracuse, N. Y., January 11, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., April 14, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Brother, James G. Holcomb, 201 Webster Aevnue, Rochester,

N. Y.
HOLDER, FRED LEE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., May 28, 1917.

Died : Disappeared at sea on U. S. S. Von Steuben, July 16, 1918.

Cause: Disappeared.

Next of kin : Father, Jessie Holder, Switz City, Ind.
HOLDRIDGE, Ross BEEBE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Binghamton, N. Y., July 31, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Lester Ross Holdridge, McDonough, N. Y.
HOLDSWORTH, JOHN WILLIAM, carpenter's mate, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : New London, Conn., April 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I M October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, Fred Holdsworth, 21 Lester Avenue, Westerly, R. I.



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HOLLAND, ANDREW AUGUSTINE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Jackson, Mich., February 23, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 16, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal meningitis.

Next of kin : Father, John H. Holland, R. F. D. 1, Philadelphia, Miss.
HOLLAND, JOHN FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., April 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., September 27, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Kathrine Holland, 137 Norris Street, Jersey City, N. J.
HOLLAND, JOHN JAY, ship's cook, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Ishpeming, Mich., July 23, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship, Philadelphia, Pa., August 10, 1918.

Cause: Concussion of the brain.

Next of kin: Sister, Elizabeth Gleason, Austin Location, Princeton, Mich.
HOLLAND, LLOYD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., July 22, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Fay Holland, 508 South Park Avenue, Herrin, 111.
HOLLAND, MARION BUTLER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Wilmington, N. C., October 26, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., January 5, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, G. G. Holland, Warsaw, N. C.
HOLLAND, STOCKETT LEE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 19, 1917.

Died : Vaterland, August 2, 1917.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna E. Holland, Reisterstown, Md.
HOLLEAR, GEORGE WASHINGTON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., March 2S, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 25, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Hollear, Upton, N. 0.
HOLLEHAN, ASA CALVIN, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., July 1, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Wilkes, June 23, 1918.

Cause: Poison.

Next of kin: Father, Henry C. Holleman, 501 Rose Street, Waco, Tex.
HOLLENBECK, EDWARD MAKINSON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Birmingham, N. Y., July 31, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Emma Hollenbeck, Candor, N. Y.
HOLLER, WILLIAM R., seaman, second class, N. N. V.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., June 16, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost life when vessel was torpedoed.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. K. Holler, 740 Bedford Avenue, Richmond
Hill, N. Y.



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HOLLEY, MILES HENBY, quartermaster, second class (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Syracuse, N. Y., December 8, 1917.

Died: Naval air station, St. Trojan, France, August 20, 1918.

Cause: Killed in accidental bomb explosion.

Next of kin : Father, Marshall J. Holley, Walton, N. Y.
HOLLIDAY, GROVER CLEVELAND, engineman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., March 22, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 10, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Delia Holliday, 538 Russell Street, Fayetteville,

N. C.
HOLLINGSWOETH, GEORGE LEWIS, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., December 4, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, William Henry Hollingsworth, R. R. 4, box 33,

Mexico, Mo.
HOLLISTEK, CHARLES MYERS, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., March 29, 1915.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Earl Hollister, 221 Ash Street, Scranton, Pa.
HOLLMAN, OTTO, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

Died: Willard Parker Hospital, New York, N. Y., May 26, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin: Father, Adolph Hollman, 40 Central Avenue, Montclair,

N. J.

HOLLOWAY, CARROLL DYER, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enlisted : El Paso, Tex., June 28, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, New Orleans, La., October 16, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Wife, Velma P. Holloway, Midland Tex.

HOLLOWS, FRANK WILLARD, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., March 20, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. West over, July 11, 1918.

Cause : Lost life when vessel was torpedoed.

Next of kin : Wife, Lucile Hollows, 334 Fourteenth Street SE., Washington,

D. C.
HOLLY, LEO MELVIN, carpenter's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Los Angeles, Calif., May 31, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Guam, November 5, 1918.

Cause : Influenza and pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Holly, 1274 East Jefferson Street, Los

Angeles, Calif.
HOLLYDAY, SAMTJEL CLARENCE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., July 30, 1918.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Gehring Hollyday, R. R. 3, box 36, Lees
Summit, Mo.



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HOLM, FRED LAWRENCE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, September 28, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Charles A. Holm, 1215 B Street, Lincoln, Nebr.
HOLMAN, DAVID EMOBY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Newport, R. I., March 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., October 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Samuel M. Holman, 38 Pleasant Street, Attleboro,

Mass.
HOLMES, JAMES MATTHEW, wardroom steward, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., March 18, 1914.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., January 30, 1918.

Cause: Syphilis.

Next of kin: Mother, Emma Holmes, 719 Twenty-first Street, Newport

News, Va.
HOLMES, JOHN CHARLES, carpenter's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., April 21, 1916.

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

Cause : Result of injuries received in explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : Mother, Kate Holmes, 74 Dalton Street, Boston, Mass.
HOLMES, LOREN PITTENGER, landsman for yeoman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Mare Island, Calif., May 21, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. San Diego, June 18, 1917.

Cause : Epileptic fits.

Next of kin : Mother, Martha E. Holmes, 8804 B Street, Oakland, Calif.
HOLMES, WILLARD FRANK, electrician, second class (G), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Scranton, Pa., August 30, 1915.

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

Cause : Lost of life when vessel was torpedoed.

Next of kin : Father, Samuel E. Holmes, Afton, N. Y.
HOLT, EDGAR GORDON, musician, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., June 28, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 17, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Charles E. Holt, 17 Annabel Street, Dorchester, Mass.
HOLT, GEORGE MILTON, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., March 30, 1915.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Leander Yancy Holt, Como, Tex.
HOLT, JAMES ARCHIE, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., February 14, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Kathryne Holt, 2539 A Street, San Diego, Calif.
HOLTMEYER, ANTON AUGUST, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., June 5, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Henry Holtmeyer, Easton, Kans.



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HoLTZAPPLE, ROBERT ARTHUR, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Binghamton, N. Y., January 9, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Harrisburg, June 24, 1918.

Cause: Edema of the larynx.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Holtzapple, 42 Robinson Street, Binghamton,

N. Y.

HOLUB, GROVER CRIS., landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Des Moines, Iowa, May 21, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Fredericka Holub, Center Junction, Iowa.
HOLYFIELD, CHARLIE MONROE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., April 2, 1917.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Holt Holyfield, Denton, Tex.
HOOD, HARVEY B., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., June 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Silas Hood, R. F. D. 1, Bentonville, N. C.
HOOD, ROBERT STANLEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted : Pittsburgh, Pa., April 29, 1918.

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

Cause : Lost life when vessel sunk.

Next of kin: Father, Robert Hood, 453 Auburn Avenue, Buffalo, N. Y.
HOOK, LEON BECK, chief quartermaster (A), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Washington, D. C., July 10, 1918.

Died: Naval training camp, Seattle, Wash., October 14, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Nina Beck Giffen, 1831 North Meridian Street, In-
dianapolis, Ind.
HOOPER, ROBERT NELSON, hospital apprentice, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Meridian, Miss., May 28, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Robert L. Hooper, R. F. D. 2, Guntown, Miss.
HOOSE, ELWIN LESTER, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., June 15, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. South Carolina, January 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Brother, De Lace C. Hoose, Troy, Pa.
HOOTEN, RALPH EUGENE, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Montgomery, Ala., April 24, 1917.

Died: Steamship Lake Edon. August 21, 1918.

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Father, William Arlington Hooten, Laurel Hill, Fla.



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HOOTKINS, GAEL, storekeeper, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., May 29, 1914.
Died : Naval hospital, Las Animas, Colo., June 17, 1917.
Cause: Tuberculosis.
Next of kin : Father, Abraham S. Hootkins, 1611 Hamilton Avenue, Grand

Rapids, Mich.

HOOVER, CHARLEY THOMAS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida Dawson Hoover, R. F. D. 1, Lexington, Ky.
HOOVER, FREDERICK, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., September 28, 1916.

Died: U. S. S. Connecticut, November 5, 1918.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Hoover, 447 Richmond Street, Philadelphia, Pa.



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