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Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Wife, Lily Laaukea, Parker Lane, Honolulu, T. H.
LABBE, ALAN Louis, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: New Orleans, La., July 9, 1918.

Died : New Orleans, La., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Typhoid fever.

Next of kin : Wife, Ellen S. Labba, St. Martinville, La.

LABELL, DEWEY FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Albany, N. Y., July 8, 1918.

Died : New York, N. Y., October 5, 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Lottie LaBell, 51 Maple Street, Hudson Falls, N. Y.
LABRECQUE, ALPHONSE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., March 27, 1918.

Died: Naval training camp, Bumkin Island, Mass., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Delia Labrecque, Claremonf, N. H.



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LABRY, WARDEN EDDINGS, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, September 3, 1915.
Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 17, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next x)f kin : Wife, Idabell Labry, 516 Toulouse Street, New Orleans, La.
LACCORN, PAUL EUGENE, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 29, 1918.

Died: Naval training camp, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 16, 1918.
Cause : Influenza. .

Next of kin : Father, Paul M. Lancorn, 1547 Avenue A, New York, N. Y.
LACARBONARA, RALPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled: Boston, Mass., October 15, 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: Wife, Rose LaCarbonara, 32 Prince Street, Boston, Mass.
LACEY, CHARLES JOSEPH, pharmacist's mate, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 26, 1913.
Died : Naval Hospital, New York, N. Y., June 2, 1917.
Cause : Hydronephrona.
Next of kin: Father, Dennis Lacey, 321 West Forty-fourth Street, New

York, N. Y.

LACHANCE, EDWARD JOSEPH, landsman for electrician, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., July 8, 1918.

Died: Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., October 4, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.
Next of kin: Wife, Mazie LaChance, 7 Mount Olivet Avenue, Maspeth,

Long Island, N. Y.
LACKYARD, WESLEY LAFAYETTE, machinist's mate, first class, United States

Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Salt Lake City, Utah, August 3, 1918.
Died : Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla., October 1, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Ida N. Lackyard, Box 167, Delta, Utah.
LA COMBE, HENRY JOSEPH, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., July 16, 1917.
Died : U. S. S. Jacob Jones, December 6, 1917.
Cause : Killed in action with enemy submarine.
Next of kin : Father, Joseph A. La Combe^ Hinckley, N. Y.
LACY, .WINFRED HERMAN, chief gunner's mate, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 23, 1917.
Died : Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 29, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Sara A. Lacy, 100 Fitzgerald Street, Philadelphia, Pa,
LADD, JOSEPH BERNARD, yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., November 27, 1917.
Died : Great Lakes, 111., September 4, 1918.
Cause: Killed in an explosion.
Next of kin : Mother, Sarah E. Ladd, Salina, Kans.



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LA FARGUE, Louis, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Mare Island, Calif., May 8, 1917.

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

Cause : Killed in battle with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Mother, Madaline La Fargue, 337 Pennsylvania Street,

Vallejo, Calif.

LA FEVER, JAMES WRIGHT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., July 10, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Lena La Fever, Bowers Mills, Mo.

LA FLAMME, ARRHUE WILLIAM, chief quartermaster, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

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

Died : Gallups Island, Mass., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Rachel M. La Flamme, 66 Brook Street, Manchester,

N. H.
LA FORGE, WILLIAM PETERS, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., July 5, 1918.

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

Cause : Lost from motor boat while returning from liberty.

Next of kin: Father, Gustave La Forge, 1845 Cuyler Avenue, Chicago, 111.
LAHYM, JAKIE DEVEER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., June 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Marie Lahym, 777 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Mich.
LAIL, GEORGE, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Raleigh, N. C., July 18, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Lee Lail, Conover, N. C.
LALONE, CLAUDIUS ANDREW, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., September 8, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., June 14, 1917.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin: Mother, Sarah L. Jacobson, 107 East Seventh Street, Devils

Lake, N. Dak.
LAMB, AUBREY L., boilermaker, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Collier Cyclops, May 19, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Father, W. R. Lamb, 2014 Queen Street, Portsmouth, Va.
LAMB, HARRY EVERITT, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., May 31, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Charles A. Lamb, Star Route, Quincy, 111.



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LAMB, WILLIAM KENT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., September 29, 1915.

Died : Naval Station, Mare Island, Calif., October 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Nellie M. Lamb, Winnemucca, Nev.
LAMBEBT, LOFTON GKADY, landsman for electrician (R), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., June 25, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 20, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Joshua E. Lambert, R. F. D. 8, box 2, Jackson, Tenn.
LAMBERT, RAYMOND EDGAR, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., July 11, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, James A. Lambert, R. F. D. 1, Faulkener, Kans.
LAMBERT, SAMUEL TAYLOR, oiler, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., May 30, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Orizaba, August 17, 1918.

Cause: Fracture.

Next of kin : Father, W. George Lambert, 562 Fairview Street, Riverside,

N. J.
LAMKE, ERVIN HENRY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Salt Lake City, Utah, July 19, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Seattle, Wash., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Albert C. Lamke, Jordan, Mont.
LAMM, THOMAS BUSBY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Raleigh, N. C., July 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., November 3, 1918.

Cause : Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Jesse Lamm, Wilson Mills, N. C.
LAMMERS, JOHN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., July 16, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Garrett Lammers, Route 12, Oostburg, Wis.
LAMONT, EDWIN FRANCIS, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. L, November 27, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John E. Lamont, 274 Orms Street, Providence, R. I.
LAMPORT, NATHAN HARRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., April 23, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, Paimboeuf, France, September 3, 1918.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Ethel Lamport, 990 John R. Street, Detroit, Mich.
LANCASTER, AUBREY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., November 16, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., December 14, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Cyntha Lancaster, Lampasas, Tex.



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LANCASTER, WILLIAM ELTON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Peoria, 111., November 22, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., February 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Henry Lancaster, R. R. 3, Macon, 111.
LAND, ROY ADAM, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., November 27, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., January 29, 1918.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Viola Land, Juniata, Nebr.
LANDALL, HAREY, quartermaster, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Denver, Colo., February 26, 1915.

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, John Landall, Ault, Colo.

LANDGREN, GEORGE A., quartermaster, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : U. S. S. Cyclops, May 16, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : On board missing ship.

Next of kin : Mother, Clara Landgren, 5216 Wayne Avenue, Chicago, 111.
LANDON, GEORGE JOSEPH, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Denver, Colo., April 23, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 22, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Kate Land on, box 52, Hugo, Colo.

LANDRIGAN, PETER ALOYSIUS, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., July 29, 1918.

Died : Boston, Mass., September 18, 1918.

Cause : Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin: Sister, Agnes Chalmers, Hamilton Street, Dorchester, Mass.
LANDRY, SIMON CLIFFORD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., June 10, 1918.

Died: At home, September 19, 1918.

Cause: Broncho pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Alfred J. Landry, 125 Grant Avenue, Medford, Mass.
LANDRY, WHITNEY COLUMBUS, fireman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : New Orleans, La., February 27, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, New Orleans, La., January 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Oceana D. Landry, Houma, La.

LANDSTROM, STANLEY ERVIN, electrician, second class (G), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : San Jose, Calif., December 14, 1917.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 17, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Hannah Landstrom, 322 Gifford Avenue, San Jose,
Calif.



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LANE, ALBERT, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. El Oriente, October 14, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas H. Lane, Logan, Okla.
LANE, ALBERT MELVIN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., June 21, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 4, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Marie Lane, Decorah, Iowa.

LANE, HENRY EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., April 16, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 16, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, John H. Lane, 73 George Street, Roxbury, Mass.
LANE, LUTHER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., July 12, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Barzil Lane, Eckerty, Ind.
LANE, ROLLIE, fireman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, LaFayette W. Lane, Wickliffe, Ky.

LANE, WILLIS LINWOOD, gunner's mate, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Bath, Me., April 25, 1917.

Died : Montclair, N. J., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Edna Lane, general delivery, Richmond, Me.
LANG, GOTTFRIED, Jr., seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 27, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Apache, September 2, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Brother, Albert Lang, 47 Whitehall Street, New York, N. Y.
LANG, HAROLD HOLDEN, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., November 9, 1914.

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

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Mother, Fannie Witherall, Dorchester, Mass. .
LANG, HARRY ALFORD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Los Angeles, Calif., June 18, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Mare Island, Calif., October 22, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Gertrude De Blin, 5757 Mirada Avenue, Los
Angeles, Calif.



445

LANGAN, HAKKY, quartermaster, second class (A), United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., March 13, 1918.

Died: Naval operating base, Hampton Roads, Va., October 22, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Henrietta Langan, 127 Stuyvesant Avenue, Brook-

lyn, N. Y.

LANGDON, CLYDE CALTON, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., May 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Salem W. Langdoc, Momence, 111.
LANGDON, FRANCIS ELLIOTT, electrician, third class (R), United States Navy,

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., March 1, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Miami, Fla., March 18, 1918.

Cause: Seaplane accident.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Langdon, 94 Brook Avenue, Roxbury, Mass.
LANGDON, WILLIAM C., chief yeoman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., October 17, 1915.

Died : Liverpool, England, October 11, 1918. Attached to U. S. S. Wyoming.

Cause : Heart failure.

Next of kin : Sister, Floy I. Erainbert, Fayetteville, N. C.
LANGLATZ, CHARLES EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., July 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., November 23, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Rosa Langlatz, Caldwell, Tex.
LANGLEY, HUGH JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., April 10, 1918.

Died : At home, October 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary E. Langley, 655 Eighty-fourth Street, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
LANGLEY, JOHN THOMAS, cook, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., December 6, 1917.

Died : New York, N. Y., March 20, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John Langley, 196 Van Alst Avenue., Brooklyn, N. Y.
LANGLEY, LYNDON EARL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Parkersburg, W. Va., June 17, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William Langley, Prestonburg, Ky.

LANGLOIS, ROY NELSON, musician, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., May 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 18, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Lydia Langlois, 1079 N. Schuyler Avenue, Kanka-
kee, 111.



446

LANGSTON, JOHN REUBIN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., December 13, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Wife, Annie Langston, West Point, Tex.
LANGTON, GEORGE MARTIN, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy-

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., April 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., July 8, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin: Father, George H. Langton, Monroe Hotel, Portsmouth, Va.
LANIER, ERNEST LE ROY, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Little Rock, Ark., April 23, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. R. O. Pickins, Southwest City, Mo.
LANIER, WILLIAM ISAAC, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Nashville, Tenn., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., February 21, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Mother, Jennie Lanier, Madison, Tenn.

LANIGAN, JOHN LAWRENCE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., July 16, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary J. Lanigan, 628 South Valley Street, Kansas-
City, Kans.

LANKFORD, WALLACE ROLLENS, shipfitter, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Raleigh, N. C., May 22, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Bridgeport, October 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Lankford, Try on, N. C.

LANSKI, WILLIAM GEORGE, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Susie Lanski, 1444 Hamilton Avenue, Grand Rapids,

Mich.

LANTHIER, LAWRENCE JOSEPH, fireman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Hollister, Calif., August 2, 1917.

Died : Section base, St. Augustine, Fla., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Brother, Charles Lanthier, 124 Sally Street, Hollister, Calif.
LANTZ, PERRY EUGENE, landsman for quartermaster (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., January 18, 1918.

Died : Naval Training Camp, San Diego, Calif., March 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Clara L. Lantz, Sunnyside, Wash.



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LA POINTE, WILFRED A., electrician, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. I., December 7, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John La Pointe, 11 Silver Street, Greenfield, Mass.
LAPWORTH, ROYAL HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 25, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Effie E. Lapworth, Nowata, Okla.
LA RACCO, FRANK, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 25, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas La Racco, 1820 Spencer Place, Mamaroneck,

N. Y.

LAROCHELLE, ERNEST ANTHONY, electrician, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., May 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., June 9, 1918.

Cause: Valvular disease, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, Ambrose Larochelle, 110 Court Street, Meriden, Conn.
LA ROSE, JOHN BENJAMIN, baker, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Albany, N. Y., July 27, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Genevieve M. La Rose, 600 West One hundred and sixty-
ninth Street, New York, N. Y.
LARRABEE, JESSE LORENZO, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., March 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Larrabee, 1346 South Tenth East, Salt Lake

City, Utah.
LARRICK:, Louis LLOYD, chief storekeeper, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Kansas City, Mo., May 14, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Seywood Larrick, Lenora, Kans.
LARSEN, EDWARD ANDREW, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.
- Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., November 13, 1917.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., January 9, 1918.

Cause : Bronco-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Kirsten Larsen, Lomis, Calif.

LARSEN, HAROLD KRISTIAN, seaman, second class. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Willard Parker Hospital, N. Y., October 31, 1918.

Cause : Brocho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Anton Larsen, R. F. D. 1, Box 35, Nekoosa, Wis.



448

LARSEN, HARRY INGVALD, chief turret captain, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Newport, R. I., August 28, 1916.

Died : Receiving ship at New York, September 11, 1917.

Cause: Killed in auto accident.

Next of kin: Father, Andrew Larsen, No. 4 Frederick Sverns View, Lar-

vick, Norway.

LARSEN, ORVILL HARRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Salt Lake City, Utah, June 29, 1918.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Lars H. Larsen, Brigham City, Utah.
LARSON, ELMER, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Madison, Wis., December 17, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., January 31, 1918.

Cause: Brocho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Lizzie Larsen, Deerfield, Wis., R. F. D. 2.
LARSON, ELMER MARTIN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., July 5, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Gilbert Larson, Everest, Kans.
LARSON, WALLACE ELMER, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., April 5, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. New Hampshire, November 11, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, Charles L. Larson, 4737 North Maplewood Avenue,

Chicago, 111.
LARUE, HOBART PAUL, gunner's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., April 19, 1917.

Died : Brooklyn, N. Y., August 27, 1918.

Cause : Struck by a train.

Next of kin : Father, George W. LaRue, Braymer, Mo.
LARY, RALPH PORCH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Pittsburgh, Pa., May 15, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., January 16, 1918. *

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William L. Lary, 477 Venange Street, Mercer, Pa.
LASKON, WILLIAM FRANK, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., December 7, 1915.

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

Cause: Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Father, William Laskon, 1426 Atlantic Avenue, Camden, N. J.
LASKOWSKY, FELIX, quartermaster, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Dallas, Tex., June 4, 1917.

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

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Lenora Petters, 617 Second Street, Dallas, Tex.



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LASOFF, SAMUEL, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., December 15, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Triton, January 31, 1918.

Cause : Dilatation of the heart.

Next of kin : Mother, Eva Lasoff, 27 Sylvia Street, Lexington, Mass.
LATHAM, LACY WILBUR, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Birmingham, Ala., June 24, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John Latham, Greenpond, Ala.

LATHROP, FRANK LEROY, painter, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, III, June 5, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Mildred M. Lathrop, 3611 West Ohio Street, Chi-
cago, 111.
LATIMER, LEON LEONARD, boatswain's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, June 29, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Marietta, October 15, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Evota M. Latimer, Neoga, 111.
LATIMER, OSCAR, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., June 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Jennie Latimer, 2102 Hardy Street, Houston, Tex.
LATIMER, WALTER ALLEN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., November 30, 1917.

Died : Naval Hospital, New York, N. Y., May 3, 1918.



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