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Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Grandfather, Washington Grady, 305 West Second Street,

Austin, Tex.
KLINE, MALCOLM WALTER, boatswain's mate, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., December 25, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin: Wife, Elsie Kline, 26 Thirty-eighth Street, Corona, Long

Island, N. Y.
KLIKA, WILLIAM, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 10, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, August 8, 1917.

Cause: Endocarditis, acute.

Next of kin : Brother, Joseph Klika, 1883 First Avenue, New York, N. Y.
KLINE, WILLIAM DAVID, jr., apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., September 27, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William D. Kline, sr., 509 Johnson Street, Freeland,
Pa.



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KLINK, HERBERT GOTTLIEB, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., July 24, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Klink, Montgomery, 111.
KLOCKERS JOHN ALFRED, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., November 14, 1917.

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

Cause : Result of explosion on board ship.

Next of kin : Father, John Klockers, 17 Terhune Street, Branford, Conn.
KLUGE, RICHARD OTTO, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newport, R. I., January 31, 1916.

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

Cause : Valvular disease.

Next of kin : Wife, Agnes Kluge, 11 Clinton Street, Newport, R. I.
KLUGKIST, HERMAN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Butte, Mont., May 31, 1918.

Died : Puget Sound, Wash., August 16, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Henry Krugkist, Manhattan, Mont.
KNAGGS, WILLIAM THEODORE, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., July 12, 1916.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Wife, Gertrude Knaggs, 363 Doer Street, Toledo, Ohio.
KNAPP, BURTON ALVORN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., May 25, 1918.

Died : Puget Sound, Wash., June 23, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Burton A. Knapp, 10937 Hermose Avenue, Chicago, 111.
KNAPP, DANIEL, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., March 27, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Minnesota, October, 17, 1917.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Father, John Knapp, R. F. D. 3, Wellsboro, Pa.
KNEELAND, LEONARD LEANDER, quartermaster, second class (A), United States
Navy.

Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., January 3, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, St. Trojan, France, August 22, 1918.

Cause : Result of accidental bomb explosion.

Next of kin : Father, Leander Kneeland, Oneonta, N. Y.
KNATJER, HENRY GARBER, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., May 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Anna P. Knauer, 2942 North Lawrence Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
KNEIP, EDWARD CHARLES, machinist's mate, first class (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Albany, N. Y., April 5, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Lecroisic, France, July 1, 1918.

Cause: Seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Mother, Henrietta Kneip, Newfield, N. Y.



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KNICKERBOCKER, NEWTON HORACE, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., December 27, 1916.

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

Cause : Lost from- motor boat while returning from liberty.

Next of kin : Father, Joseph H. Knickerbocker, East Smithfield, Pa.
KNIGHT, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Jr., fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Jackson, Miss., September 20, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., November 22, 1917.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Benjamin F. Knight, sr., Seminary, Miss.
KNIGHT, MERRITT, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Montgomery, Ala., March 23, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., June 22, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John E. Knight, Ensley, Ala.

KNIGHTON, HARVEY BIVINS, landsman for carpenter's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Miami, Fla., December 13, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Pensacola, Fla., February 2, 1918.,

Cause: Disease.

Next of kin : Wife, Poter Autry Knighton, Homestead, Fla.
KNOBLAUCH, GEORGE JOHN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., October 1, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Caroline F. Knoblauch, 3020 East English Street,

Wichita, Kans.
KNOPF, ANTHONY JOSEPH, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Newark, N. J., April 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Siboney, October 23, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Mathlas Knopf, 23 Delaware Avenue, Paterson, N. J.
KNOPP, FRANCIS LEMOYNE, yeoman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Parkersburg, W. Va., March 31, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., December 19, 1917.

Cause : Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin : Father, Luther D. Knopp, R. 8, Parkersburg, W. Va.
KNOWLES, ERNEST LEO, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Seattle, Wash., February 19, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., February 18, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Knowles, 6725 Twenty-second Street, Seattle,

Wash.

KNOWLTON, ARLEY WILFORD, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Des Moines, Iowa, May 17, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Herbert B. Knowlton, Box 93, Sheffield, 111.



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KNOWLTON, CHARLES WIN SLOW, boatswain's mate, first class, United States
Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, February 16, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 18, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Ruth Knowlton, 907 Irolo Street, Los Angeles, Calif.
KNOWLTON, WILLIAM HEWITT, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Rockland, Me., May 21, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., December 19, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Edward A. Knowlton, 216 Limerock Street, Rock-
land, Me.
KNUDSEN, CARL, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Omaha, Nebr., November 16, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., February 20, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Father, Peter Knudsen, Clear Lake, Minn.
KNUDSON, HARRY MAT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Wausau, Wis., December 12, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Nels Knudson, Goodrich, Wis.

KNUDSON, THOMAS GRAHAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., March 27, 1918.

Died : At home, October 10, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, James F. Knudson, 331 East Twenty-sixth Street,

Brooklyn, N. Y.
KNUDTSON, GUSTAV THEODORE, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., April 19, 1918.

Died : Fleet Base No. 2, August 15, 1918.

Cause : Abscess of lung.

Next of kin: Mother, Louise Knudtson, Route 1, Lockhart, Minn.

KOBLER, \VILLIAM ELMER, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Denver, Colo., July 2, 1917.

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

Cause: Mastoiditis.

Next of kin : Brother, John W. Kobler, Graylin, Colo.
KOBRIN, SAMUEL H., yeoman, first class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., August 7 ,1917.

Died : New York, N. Y., August 13, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Rebecca Kobrin, 5622 Fourth Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
KOCH, KENNETH KAEL, pharmacist's mate, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., July 27, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Leviathan, March 14, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin : Frank O. Koch, 624 Webster Street, Travers City, Mich.



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KOEHL, FRANK AUGUST, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Pittsburgh, Pa., October 1, 1918.

Died : Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pa., November 9, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Koehl, 225 Allen Avenue, Donora, Pa.
KOEHLEK, GEORGE W., apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, July 26, 1918.

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

Cause : Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Matilda Koehler, 629 Harmes Avenue, Reading, Ohio.
KOENIG, ERNEST, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., December 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 5, 1918,

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Albert Koenig, Madison, Kans.
KOFAHL, HENRY CLAY, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., October 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., January 27, 1918.

Cause: Appendicitis, acute.

Next of kin : Mother, Flora E. Kofahl, Licking, Mo.

KOGEL, FRANK PAUL, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Bridgeport, Conn., June 11, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Gulfport, Miss., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Pauline Kogel, 237 Remington Street, Bridgeport,

Conn.
KOHL, FRANK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Buffalo, N. Y., June 1, 1918.

Died : Aviation repair base, Eastleigh, England, September 30, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Brother, John Kohl, 197 Goodell Street, Buffalo, N. Y.
KOHL, JOSEPH, oiler, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Denver, Colo., June 5, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Mare Island, Calif., April 26, 1917.

Cause: Gastritis, chronic.

Next of kin: Father, Paul Kohl, 4513 Hanover Avenue, St. Louis, Mo.
KOHN, MAURICE RELIUS, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., January 5, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Relia Kohn, 5095 Cabanne Avenue, St. Louis, Mo.
KOKEEN, ERNIE OSCAR, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., December 13, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Frederick, September 20, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Emma J. Kokeen, 1618 East Thirteenth Street,
Spokane, Wash.

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KOLB, LEO ANDREW, yeoman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., May 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 21, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Berg, Melrose, Minn.

KONZE, JOHN PETER, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New Orleans, La., April 9, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Rhode Island, June 27, 1917.

Cause : Avulsion.

Next of kin : Father, John Konze, 5106 Berundy Street, New Orleans, La.
KOPP, IRA FRANCISCO, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., July 30, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Chauncey, November 19, 1917.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Father, Jessie F. Kopp, 1527 Harrison Street, Davenport,

Iowa.
KORRISON, ELMER, painter, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., May 2, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Korrisou, Morrisonville, Wis.
KOWALSKI, ALBERT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., April 13, 1917.

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

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Kowalski, 177 Harrison Street, Paterson, N. J.
KOWALSKI, STANLEY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., September 8, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin : Father, A. Kowalski, 3089 Bonfiela Street, Chicago, 111.
KOWALSKY, MAX ERNEST, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Detroit, Mich., June 21, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 17, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Amiela Kowalsky, R. F. D. 2, Alpena, Mich.
KRAEMER, CHARLES ALCIDE, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: New Orleans, La., July 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New Orleans, La., October 15, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Leurencia M. Kraemer, Kraemer, La.
KRAMER, HAROLD HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, December 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 5, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Rose Kramer, 3801 Colerain Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio.



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KRAMER, HERBERT HENRY AUGUST, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Chicago, 111., May 20, 1918.

Died: Marine hospital, Chicago, 111., October 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Alfred A. Kramer, 3553 Nebraska Avenue, St.

Louis, Mo.
KRAMER, WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Dena Kramer, 429 Forest Avenue, Kalamazoo, Mich.
KRANZ, WILLIAM GEORGE EMIL, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Brooklyn, N. Y., October 5, 1915.

Died : IT. S. A. C. T. Tioonderoga, September 30, 1918.

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

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Julia Rodemeyer, 125 Elm Street, Astoria,

Long Island, N. Y.
KRAUS, JOHN RICHARD, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., September 24, 1914.

Died : Naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., May 17, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Kraus, 707 West Front Street, Jefferson-

ville, Ind.

KRAUS, RICHARD PARMELY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Cleveland, Ohio, June 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Kraus, 1863 Cadwell Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio.
KRAUSE, LESTER EDMOND, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., April 21, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Monadnock, June 20, 1918.

Cause: Abdominal injury.

Next of kin : Mother, Mabel Krause, bo"x 126, Story Road, San Jose, Calif.
KRUSZKA, FRANK JOSEPH, water tender, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., November 6, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 19, 1918. ,

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Frances Kruszka, 997 Second Avenue, Milwau-
kee, Wis.
KREH, CARL HERMAN, chief yeoman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., July 9, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Pitt slur gli, October 20, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Louise Kreh, Mare Island, Calif.
KREILING, HARRY LEROY, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Pittsburgh, Pa., January 31, 1917.

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

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Father, Fred Kreiling, 712 South Toles Street, McKeesport,
Pa.



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KEEITZEB, CHARLES ANDREW, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 10, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Bertha M. Kreitzer, 1912 Debree Avenue, Norfolk, Vu.
KRIEG, PAUL LELAND, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Parkersburg, W. Va., March 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Will Krieg, Stewardson, 111.
KRIEGEL, RHINEHART WILLIAM, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Seattle, Wash., April 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Rochester, August 27, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Eva Kriegel, Buckley, Wash.

KROME, FRED CHARLES, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., July 27, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Eastleigh, England, October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida Krome, 6439 Sangamon Street, Chicago, 111.
KRONNICK, ARTHUR CLIFFORD, chief quartermaster, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Los Angeles, Calif., December 21, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., July 28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Cassie D. Kronnick, 3901 South Hill Street, Los

Angeles, Calif.
KROPP, Louis PAUL, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Milwaukee, Wis., April 10, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Buena Ventura, September 16, 1918.

Cause : Lost when vessel was torpedoed by enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Father, Andrew Kropp, 1429 Racine Street, Racine, Wis.
KROUPA, FRANK LAYBOLD, storekeeper, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Yorktown, Va., December 9, 1917.

Died : Fleet base No. 2, September 27, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Mabel H. Kroupa, 3246 Grausback Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.

KRUCKEMEYER, JUSTUS Louis, landsman for electrician (R), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, May 17, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Lena Kruckemeyer, 230 Hosea Avenue, Cincinnati,

Ohio.
KRUEGER, CHARLES JOHN, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., April 2, 1914.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret Krueger, Mildred, Mont.



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KKUGER, CHAELES EDWAKD, electrician, second class (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Atlanta, Ga., July 19, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Moutchie-Lacanau, July 30, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Julia M. Kruger, 221 Thirty-third Street, Newport

News, Va.

KBYMEE, JOHN VOOEHEES, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 16, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., October 3, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Elias M. Krymer, 443 Morris Avenue, Elizabeth town,

N. Y.
KEYZEWSKI, WALTEE, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Staten Island, N. Y., June 25, 1917.

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

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Kate Kryzewski, 490 Bay Street, Stapleton, N. Y.
KUEEZEL, ALBEET OSCAE, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, May 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., October 10, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Robert Kuerzel, 587 Merrimac Street, Oakland, Calif.
KUESTER, JAMES FEEDEEICK, landsman for electrician (R), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., December 12, 1917. .

Died : Naval radio school, Cambridge, Mass., March 31, 1918.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Wife, Ethel M. Kuester, 401 Gargan Street, Houston, Tex.
KUHN, WILLIAM GEORGE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., January 10, 1918.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., May 22, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis.

Next of kin : Mother, Agnes Kuhn, 197 Adams Avenue, East Detroit, Mich.
KUHNEET, VICTOE JOSEPH, chief commissary steward, United States Navy.

Enlisted : U. S. S. Louisiana, Norfolk, Va., December 8, 1914.

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

Cause : Lost when vessel was sunk.

Next of kin : Brother-in-law, Thomas McKena, 203 West One hundred and

thirtieth Street.

KUJATH, WILLIAM OTTO, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., August 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Emily Ross, 570 Fourth Avenue, Milwaukee, Wis.
KULLI, EMAL CHAELES, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Los Angeles, Calif., April 30, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Vergena, October 31, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Annie Kulli, 553 East Twenty-third Street, Los An-
geles, Calif.



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KUNZ, JOSEPH ANTHONY, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Galveston, Tex., December 4, 1913.

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

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Father, C. R. Kunz, Cameron, Tex.
KUEDT, MARTIN CHARLES, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., January 27, 1915.

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

Cause: Killed in explosion.

Next of kin : Mother, Pauline Kurdt, Lindenhurst, N. Y.
KUBKENDALL, WILLIAM HICKS, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Newbern, N. C., May 31, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., September 17, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Sister, Laura Kurkendall, 119 Central Avenue, Greenville,

S. C.
KURNER, CLEMENT OTTO, painter, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pittsburgh, Pa., May 18, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin: Father, David C. Kurner, 77 Eighteenth Street, Wheeling,

W. Va.

KURSKEY, Louis HENRY, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., July 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Catherine Kurskey, 169 Columbia Avenue, North Ber-
gen, N. J.
KURTENBACH, WILLIAM FREDERICK, molder, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Peoria, 111., December 13, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William Kurtenbach, 156 Proctor Street, Peoria, 111.
KURTZ, ALBERT EDWARD, ship's cook, third class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., October 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Louise Kurtz, 836 West Seventy-first Street,

Chicago, 111.
KUBTZ, ALPHONSE, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Buffalo, N. Y., August 9, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Sister, Margaret E. Grunder, 38 Beckwith Street, Buffalo,

N. Y.
KURZMAN, MELVILLE, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Ithaca, N. Y., October 3, 1918.

Died : Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Helen Kurzman, 514 West One Hundred and
Fourteenth Street, New York, N. Y.



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KUYKENDALL, JESSE TABOR, fireman, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., June 7, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Emma Kuykendall, 1142 Breckenridge, Owens-

boro, Ky.

KUYKENDALL, WILLIAM HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Detroit, Mich., June 12, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Thomas M. Kuykendall, 2058 West Fort Street,

Detroit, Mich.
KVIDAHL, GEORGE OSCAR, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. George Washington, December 17, 1917.

Cause: Washed overboard by heavy sea.

Next of kin : Mother, Agnes Kvidahl, 276 Forest Street, Arlington, N. J.
KYLE, FRED RAY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, June 4, 1917.

Died: Receiving ship at Puget Sound, Wash., August 10, 1917.

Cause: Arthritis, acute.

Next of kin: Mother, Annie E. Kyle, Candwell, Mont.
KYNOCK, ROBERT, ship's fitter, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., March 27, 1917.

Died: Navy Base Hospital No. 5, Brest, France, October 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Alexander Kynock, 2734 A Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
LAATJKEA, HERMAN, musician, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Honolulu, T. H., August 19, 1918.

Died : Naval station, Pearl Harbor, T. H., September 2, 1918.



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