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Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Kemp, 5823 Dover Street, Oakland, Calif.
KEMP, JOHN ELSON, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Galveston, Tex., November 18, 1915.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Lewis K. Kemp, Cedar Valley, Tex.

KEMP, MEREDITH BRYAN, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Omaha, Nebr., March 11, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Samuel E. Kemp, Blair, Nebr.



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KEMPER, WILLIAM FREDERICK, chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Washington, D. C., June 11, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Washington, D. C., October 12, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Nell R. Kemper, 209 Kinsey Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio.
KEMPSTON, A. LESTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Fulton, N. Y., May 15, 1917.

Died: Brooklyn, N. Y., June 11, 1918.

Cause: Struck by an automobile truck.

Next of kin : Father, James A. Kempston, Fulton, N. Y.

KENADY, JAMES MANLY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Kansas City, Mo., July 12, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John Kenady, Whiting, Kans.

KENDALL, JOHN ELMER, electrician, second class (R), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., March 24, 1917.

Died : Naval base, New London, Conn., September 20, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Isabelle N. Bartlett, 30 Grenade Terrace, Springfield,

Mass.
KENDRICK, THOMAS BRYAN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., March 16, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Prometheus, September 21, 1917.

Cause : Suffocation.

Next of kin: Father, Harry Kendrick, Lexington, Mo.
KENDSEN, WILLIAM JAMES, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. Arethusa, April 25, 1918.

Cause : Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Guardian, Mary Jorden, Brooklyn, N. Y.
KENEALY, THOMAS EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Haven, Conn., January 29, 1917.

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

Cause : Drowned.

Next of kin: Father, Timothy J. Kenealy, 40 Francis Street, Ansonia,

Conn.
KENNARD, FRED HOLMES, landsman for quartermaster (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Buffalo, N. Y., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., February 5, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin: Father, Frank H. Kennard, 224 William Street, Rochester,

N.Y.

KENNEBROOK, STANLEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Buffalo, N. Y., July 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Alice Kennebrook, 390 Grant Street, Buffalo, N. Y.



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KENNEDY, AKLAND WRIGHT, landsman for quartermaster (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Cincinnati, Ohio, July 31, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Frank E. Kennedy, Ohio City, Ohio.

KENNEDY, GLADE ADOLPH, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, August 10, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Edward Kennedy, North Lewisburg, Ohio.
KENNEDY, JOHN ARTHUR, gunner's mate, third class (T), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., August 30, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., October 29, 1917.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin: Father, John H. Kennedy, 107 Cottage Street, West Lynn,

Mass.

KENNEDY, ROBERT VINCENT, pharmacist's mate, second class, United States
Navy.

Enlisted: Pensacola, Fla., February 12, 1918.

Died : Miami, Fla., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Stepmother, Eunice Kennedy, 261 Belleville Street, New

Orleans, La.
KENNEDY, ROGER PATRICK, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., July 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., May 24, 1918.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Father, Roger Kennedy, 1101 N. Karlov Avenue, Chicago, 111.
KENNEDY, WILLIAM FORDICE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Des Moines, Iowa, September 21, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., February 13, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Lou Kennedy, Springville, Iowa.

KENNEY, THOMAS JOSEPH, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Thomas J. Kenney, sr., 5228 Hazel Avenue, Phil-
adelphia, Pa.
KENNON, STANLEY WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Diego, Calif., December 27, 1917.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., May 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Aunt, Josephine Clark, 7305 Beach Street, Los Angeles, Calif.
KENNY, PATRICK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., May 21, 1918.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., July 20, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Brother, Michael Kenny, 3749 South Halstead Street, Chi-
cago, 111.



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KENT, MARSHALL MATHIAS, yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., July 25, 1917.

Died: Marine hospital, Chicago, 111., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Minnie H. Kent, 1422 West Congress Street, Chi-
cago, 111.
KENT, WILLIAM EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., June 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice P. Kent, 1336 Walton Way, Augusta, Ga.
KEOGH, WILLIAM FRANCIS, plumber and fitter, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., May 12, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Father, William Keogh, 417 Linden Street, Elizabeth, N. J.
KEEENS, WILLIAM EDWARD, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., June 7, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Gulf port, Miss., October 6, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Kerens, 32 Parker Street, Maynard, Mass.
KEBNDL, GTIIDO ROBERT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 24, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Adolph Kerndl, 1010 Twenty-ninth Street, Milwaukee,

Wis.

KERNS, ROY HOLDEN, electrician, second class (R), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., June 2, 1917.

Died : U. S. submarine chaser No. 219, October 11, 1918.

Cause : Result of injuries received when vessel was destroyed by fire.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Kerns, 2219 Russell Street, Berkeley, Calif.
KERR, JOHN BRADEN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 19, 1918.

Died: Southampton, England, October 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Edgar V. Kerr, 1615 East Thirty-seventh Street,

Kansas City, Mo.
KEER, MORTIMER, electrician, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. Celebes, September 28, 1918.

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Father, John Kerr, Glen Rock, N. J.

KERSTEN, HARRY WILLIAM, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., July 16, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Illinois, October 30, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Minnie Kersten, 1133 Charlevoix Avenue, Detroit,
Mich.



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KESSLER, JOSEPH GEORGE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., July 12, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., October 6, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, bronco.

Next of kin : Father, Jacob Kessler, 345 King Street, Herkimer, N. Y.
KETELS, HAROLD MOUGHAN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : San Pedro, Calif., June 18, 1918.

Died : San Diego, Calif., October 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother : Mary M. Ketels, 145 West Fourth Street, Long Beach,

Calif.
KEY, ARCHIE EUGENE, quartermaster, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., April 19, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, Pensacola, Fla., October 11, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, J. D. Key, Canyon, Tex.

KICKHAM, JOHN CORNELIUS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., March 7, 1918.

Died: Naval training camp, Hingham, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret E. Kickham, 11 Codman Hill Street,

Roxbury, Mass.

KIGHT, ULTJSE EDWARD, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Norfolk, Va., May 31, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., August 27, 1917.

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Mother, Bettie A. Kight, 1053 Forty-fifth Street, Norfolk, Va.
KILLEEN, EDWARD VINCENT, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., August 7, 1918.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Edward V. Killeen, 374 Park Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.
KILLEEN, GEORGE EMMETT, coppersmith, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C.> June 28, 1917.

Died : Porto Corsino, Italy, September 19, 1918.

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary K. Killeen, 3117 N Street NW., Washing-
ton, D. C.

KILLORAN, LUKE A., machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Oyster Bay, Long Island, N. Y., April 20, 1917.

Died : Brooklyn, N. Y., November 19, 1917.

Cause : Result of fall.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary A. Killoran, Far Rockaway, N. Y.
KILROY, LEO B., fireman, first class, United States Navy.-

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

Died : U. S. S. Herman Frasch, October 4, 1918.

Cause : Lost when vessel was sunk.

Next of kin : Father, Bernard Kilroy, 15 Island Street, Roxbury, Mass.



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KILROY, WALTER E., mess Attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., May 23, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Bridget Kilroy, 184 Fisher Avenue, Roxbury, Mass.
KIMBALL, CHARLES WILLIS, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., June 27, 1916.

Died: Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Catherine F. Kimball, 53 Stearns Street, Maiden, Mass.
KIMBALL, ORIGAN DUDLEY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., April 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 19, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Willis Estey Kimball, East Pepperell, Mass.
KIMBER, GEORGE ALFRED, landsman for machinist's mate, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., June 25, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : father, George Kimber, .2043 North Cicero Avenue, Chicago, 111.
KIME, CLIFFORD ROY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., July 2,' 1917.

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

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida Kime, box 204, Breckenbridge, Mich.
KINCAID, GLENN, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Norfolk, Va., April 12, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 11, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Kincaid, Fairmont, W. Va.
KINCAID, HOWARD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, November 28, 1917.

Died : Naval station, San Francisco, Calif , February 19, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin: Father, Charles Kincaid, 727 South Fifteenth Street, St.

Joseph, Mo.

KINCAID, WILLIAM CLINTON, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : U. S. S. Solace, October 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Alfred C. Kincaid, R. 2, Rayville, Mo.
KINCH, FRANK JEROME, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 19, 1915.

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

Cause : Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Brother, George S. Kinch, 488 East Twenty-seventh Street,
Paterson, N. J.



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KIND, CLYDE AUGUST, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., August 9, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, August Kind, Stanford, 111.
KING, BERNARD EARL, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., July 27, 1917.

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

Cause : Bronchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Ellen King, R. R. 21, Sheridan, Ind.
KING, BERNARD MARTIN, pharmacist's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., June 5, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Anna King, R. F. D. 3, Canajoharie, N. Y.
KING, CLAUDE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., December 11, 1917.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., March 8, 1918.

Cause : Hemorrhage into cerebrum.

Next of kin : Mother, Eliza J. King, Ramona, Calif.

KING, FRANCIS GILBERG, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., July 8, 1918.

Died: Quarantine station, Gallops Island, Mass., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Silina King, 11 Roosevelt Street, Maynard, Mass.
KING, GORDON WILLOUGHBY, chief carpenter's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., June 26, 1914.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., June 23, 1917.

Cause : Dilatation, acute, cardiac.

Next of kin : Mother, Lauvenia King, 88 School Street, Mansfield, Mass.
KING, HERMAN JOHN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., March 31, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Father, Arno B. King, 208 North Thirty-seventh Street, Cam-
den, N. J.
KING, JAMES EDWARD, carpenter's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., June 29, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Pauillac, France, November 2, 1918.

Cause: Result of gunshot wound.

Next of kin : Mother, Ionia King, Woodboro, Calif.

KING, JAMES NATHANIEL, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Los Angeles, Calif., February 7, 1918.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 28, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Brother, Charley King, Fillmore, Calif.
KING, JOHN EASTMAN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Montgomery, Ala., December 17, 1917.

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

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma King, R. 2, Rives Junction, Mich.



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KING, JUDSON RUFUS, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., September 25, 1915.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin: Father, James C. King, 108$ East Sixth Street, San Diego,

Calif.

KING, KARL CARRITHEKS, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., May 27, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Nina C. King, 1274 Bardstown Road, Louisville, Ky.
KING, SAURIN DONAHUE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: San Francisco, Calif., December 7, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Katherine King, 1090 Powell Street, Hollister, Calif.
KING, TERRELL JAYNES, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., May 3, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Newton A. King, Atlanta, Tex.
KING, WILLIAM, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 26, 1918.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Baptist King, Oneida, Wis.

KING, WILLIAM JENNINGS, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Mount Vernon, Wash., July 9, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Eva King, La Conner, Wash.
KINGREY, OTTO ALBERT ANDREW, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., August 3, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost when vessel was torpedoed by enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary E. Kingrey, R. F. D. 2, Olympia, Wash.
KINGSBURY, FREDERICK KITTRIDGE, electrician, third class (R), United States
Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., April 16, 1917.

Died : Naval Hospital, New York, N. Y., February 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Ella M. Kingsbury, 216 Fourteenth Avenue East,

Eugene, Oreg.
KINGSLEY, WILLIAM EDWIN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., June 5, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Bertha Kingsley, Houston, Minn.



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KINNEY, ALVIE STTJARD, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., December 23, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., May 18, 1917.

Cause : Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Mother, Nancy Kinney, Danforth, Me.

KINNEY, JAMES WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., July 10, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. New Jersey, October 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Margaret Kinney, 1034 Johnson Street, Madison, Wis.
KIN NIGER, OTTO FRANK, electrician, third class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Wife, Velma Kinniger, 318 South Walnut Street, Centralia, 111.
KINSEY, ELMER ZEPP, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., May 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va.^ September 30, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William G. Kinsey, Souderton, Pa.
KINSLER, JAMES HENRY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Richmond, Va., November 26, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., March 14, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Maud B. Kinsler, 3734 Borden Street, Cincinnati, Ohio.
KIRBY, THOMAS WILLIAM, oiler, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Annapolis, Md., February 11, 1910.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Cousin, Kate Murphy, 87 Myrtle Street, Portland, Me.
KIRCHNER, EDWARD, boatswain's mate, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Newark, N. J., October 24, 1917.

Died : U. S. submarine chaser No. 213, October 22, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Kirchner, R. D. 1, box 68, Quakertown, N. J.
KIRK, ROBERT WILLIAM, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 30, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, George Kirk, 229 East Forty-third Street, New York,

N. Y.
KIRKLAND, CHARLEY LEE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., November 26, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 8, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Laura F. Kirkland, Bradley Junction, Fla.
KIRKPATRICK, JAMES EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Columbia, S. C., December 10, 1917.

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

Cause : Died when vessel was torpedoed by enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Mother, Sarah Kirkpatrick, 3rd Duke Street, Greenville, S. C.



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KIRKPATRICK, LEON VIRGIL, landsman for musician, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Minneapolis, Minn., May 28, 1918.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Kirkpatrick, Hudson, Wis.

KIRSCHNER, JOSEPH, Jr., fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., June 1, 1918.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Katherine Kirschner, 106 East Second Street, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.

KIRST, RAYMOND MATH, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Mike Rirst, Mishicott, Wis.

KIRWIN, WILLIAM PETER, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., May 9, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Vermont, October 3, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Bridget Kirwin, Connerton, Pa.
KissELBURG, CHARLES LUTHER, water tender, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Salt Lake City, Utah, May 19, 1917.

Died : San Francisco, Calif., March 15, 1918.

Cause : Shock following amputation.

Next of kin : Father, Elvin T. Kisselburg, Marietta, Okla.

KISTLER, ROBERT JAMES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Denver, Colo., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 7, 1918.
^ Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Kistler, De Beque, Colo.
KITTLE, LESLIE SYLVAN, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, June 17, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Calvin Kittle, R. R. 1, Arbela, Mo.
KIVETT, BILLY SIMMONS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Raleigh, N. C., July 24, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, Feburary 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William M. Kivett, Carthage, N. C.
KLAHRE, CHARLES HERBERT, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cleveland, Ohio, April 16, 1917.

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

Cause: Result of explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : Father, G. H. Klahre, 95 Francis Avenue, Akron, Ohio.



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KLAPKA, EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

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

Cause: Result of explosion on board ship.

Next of kin: Father, Joseph Klapka, 3850 West Twenty-sixth Street,

Chicago, 111.
KLAUS, OSCAK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Tacoma, Wash., July 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., June 10, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin : Aunt, Raechel Boernes, Orting, Wash.
KLEIN, HENRY CHARLES, Coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 4, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Herman Frasch, October 4, 1918.

Cause : Lost when vessel was sunk in collision.

Next of kin: Father, Richard Klein, 2634 Saint Benedict Street, Balti-
more, Md.

KLEIN, HARRY FERDINAND, landsman for machinist's mate, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., July 1, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Caroline Klein, Tenth and Saratoga, Newport, Ky.
KLEIN, JOHN EDWARD, quartermaster, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Navy yard, New York, N. Y., November 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., December 31, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Klein, East Seventy-fourth Street and Avenue

W, Bergen Beach, Brooklyn, N. Y.
KLEMENTS, JAMES E., mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Houston, Tex., December 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., January 22, 1918.



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