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MURRAY, CHARLES FRANCIS, seaman, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 21, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 14, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Delia Hastings, 478 Cherry Street, New York, N. Y.
MUREAY. EVANS ELLIOT, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., June 14, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Washington, D. C., July 18, 1918.
Cause: Disease.
Next of kin: Mother, Rosie Murray, 243 Tenth Street SE., Washington,

D.C.
MURRAY, JOSEPH FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted: Newark, N. J., May 4, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 26, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.
Next of kin : Sister, Mary Veronica Murray, 709 Fourth Street, Plainfield,

N. J.

MURRAY, STEPHEN ALPHONSE, electrician, third class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., August 6, 1917.
Died : U. S. S. Nevada, October 21, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.
Next of kin : Mother, Annastasia Murray, 401 Manhattan Avenue, New

York, N. Y.

MURRAY, THOMAS RUFUS, baker, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Providence, R. I., August 12, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital. Newport, R. I., September 28, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Murray, rear 125 Oak Street, Taunton, Mass.
MURRAY, WILLIAM, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., May 30, 1918.
Died : Receiving ship, New York, N. Y., July 18, 1918.
Cause : Drowning.
Next of kin : Father, John G. Murray, Mooresville, N. C.



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MUERY, JOHN JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., May 12, 1917.

Died : San Diego, Calif., December 18, 1917.

Cause: Acute appendicitis.

Next of kin : Father, John Jarvis Murry, Menlo Park, Calif.
MUSE, CHARLES JOSEPH, chief yeoman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Little Rock, Ark., May 17, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, C. W. Muse, De Soto, Mo.
MUSICK, EDGAR NATHANIEL, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., April 29, 1917.

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

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Mother, Laura Musick, 5111 Third Street, Columbus, Ga.
MUSKET, HARLEY PAUL, electrician, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., January 19, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., April 9, 1918.

Cause : Inflammation of joints.

Next of kin : Wife, Ester Musket, 6321 Spencer Place, St. Louis, Mo.
MUSSEN, ROY DI-IWEY, seaman, second class, N. N. V.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., April 9, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Von Steubcn, April 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Harry P. Mussen, 836 Seyborn avenue, Detroit, Mich.
MUTERSPAUGH, LEE, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., December 8, 1917.

Died : Naval station. New York, N. Y., February 23, 1918.

Cause : Poison, heroin, acute.

Next of kin : Mother, Melica Musterspaugh, 331 Entendence Street, Pensa-

cola, Fla.

MUTTY, Louis PETER, quartermaster (chief) (A), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., July 12, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Miami, Fla., July 9, 1918.

Cause : Seaplane acciden-t.

Next of kin : Father, Peter Mutty, 508 Lincoln Street, Port Townsend, Wash.
MYERS, ELMER MEDEARIS, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, April 15, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Harry Myers, 225 Warren Street, Dayton, Ohio.
MYERS, ERNEST CLOYD, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cleveland, Ohio, January 25, 1915.

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

Cause : Explosion on board vessel.

Next of kin : Brother, Floyd Myers, R. F. D. 4, Bellevue, Ohio.
MYERS, GROVER WILLIAM, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cavite, P. I., April 20, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Canacao, P. I., May 16, 1917.

Cause: Internal hemorrhage.

Next of kin : Wife, Mary L. Myers, Italy, Tex.



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MYERS, HARRY CURTIS, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., July 15, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Ursula Myers, corner First and Pine Streets, Port Car-
bon, Pa.
MYERS, JESSE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Parkersburg, W. Va., July 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Alma Myers, Blue, W. Va.
MYERS, JULIUS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : Camp Logan, 111., October 1, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John Myers, Route 5, Rice Lake, Wis.
MYERS, LEE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Houston, Tex., December 14, 1917.

Died : Navy rifle range, Camp Logan, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Myers, Crystal Springs, Miss.
MYERS, MELVIN TINSMAN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.
. Enlisted : Peoria, 111., June 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., September 26, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Anna Myers, Paloma, 111.
MYERS, ROY AUSTIN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., November 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Sister, Clara Myers, Wheatfield, Ind.

MYERS, THOMAS PEAKER, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., May 22, 1918.

Died : Navy Base Hospital No. 5, October 7, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mrs. Sarah Myers, Towson, Md.
MYERS, THOMAS WALTER, carpenter's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 17, 1916.

Died: Naval training station, naval operating base, Hampton Roads, Va.,
August 5, 1918.

Cause: Aneurysm.

Next of kin : Father, William H. Myers, Cumberland, Md.
MYEKS, WALTER CLAY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., June 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Mare Island, Calif., July 14, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Nina Myers, Choctaw, Okla.
MYERS, WILLIAM EARLE, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., April 13, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, George F. Myers, 11 Dixon Street, West Plaines, Mo.



552

MTHKE, ERNEST OLIVER, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., July 13, 1017.

Died : Naval station, San Francisco, Calif., July 27, 1918.

Cause: Purpura hemorrliagicu.

Next of kin : Mother, Ogot Myhre, Valley City, N. Dak.

MYLI, HIKAM IVAN ORLANDO, landsman for machinist's mate, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : Dunwoody Naval Training School, Minneapolis, Minn., October 7,
1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Lena Myli, 1421 Fifth Avenue, South Fargo, N. Dak.
MYTRO, DANIEL FELTON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : BufL'alo, N. Y., January 19, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Minnesota, June 18, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Fred Mytro, 215 Miles Avenue, Syracuse, N. Y.
NACHTMANN, JOSEPH JOHN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., July 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Magdalene Walish Nachtmann, 1028 Sixth Street,

Oshkosh, Wis.

NAGLE, WILLIAM DENNIS, fireman, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., March 5, 1918.

Cause: Enteritis (acute).

Next of kin : Father, Dennis Nagle, 7 Extension Street, Newport, R. I.
NANSCAWEN, REGINALD HOWARD, chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: San Francisco, Calif., April 28, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., April 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Lloyd Nanscawen, Grimes, Calif.
NAPIER, JOHN CALVIN, seaman, second class. United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., June 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Nancy Napier, Hazard. Ky.
NAPOLEON, ELI JAMES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Norfolk, Va., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Alice Napoleon, 574 Rockaway Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
NASH, JOHNNIE OLAN, seaman, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Susan Nash, Buena Vista, Independence County, Oreg.



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NASH, ROBERT JOSEPH, iness attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., September 11, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Beaufort, August 9, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, James P. Nash, Edge Hill, Pa.
NATION, FRED BLACKSHAW, gunner's mate, third class, United States Navy,

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo.. April 20, 1917.

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

Cause: Bronchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Albert Nation, Appleton City, Mo.
NAUGHTIN, THOMAS JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Raleigh, N. C., June 12, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost life when vessel was torpedoed and sunk.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas J. Naughtin, box 703, Wilmington, N. C.
NEAL, GEORGE LESTER, seaman second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, July 13, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Dora Neal, route 9, Knoxville, Iowa.
NEAL, HOWARD BOURNE, electrician, third class (G), United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., September 1, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Bridge April 5, 1918.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Emily Neal, 237 Decatur Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
NEALE, ARTHUR WILLIAM, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New London, Conn., April 6, 1917.

Died : Submarine base, New London, Conn., July 28, 1917.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Grandfather, Joseph B. Neale, 342 Williams Street, New

London, Conn.
NEALE, GEORGE CAMERON, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Sacramento, Calif., May 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, January 31, 1918.

Cause: Anthrax.

Next of kin : Brother, Stuart A. Neale, 2530 X Street, Sacramento, Calif.
NEE, JOHN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: First naval district, Boston (Mass.) Navy Yard, December 11,
1917.

Died : Nftval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., February 25, 1918.

Cause : Measles, lobar pneumonia, and pleurisy suppurative.

Next of kin : Brother, Dudley Nee, Florence Street, Somerville, Mass.
NEE, MARTIN JOSEPH, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Receiving ship, Norfolk, Va., December 16, 1915.

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

Cause : Killed in action with enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Wife, Katie N. Nee, 83 Hawthorne Avenue, Norfolk, Va.
NEED, CURTIS, fireman, first class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Indianapolis, Ind., July 1, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 9, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mrs. Jessie Need, R. R. 5, Brazil, Ind.



554

NEEDHAM, JEROME MASKKK, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Atlanta, Ga., December 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., October 9, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Ludie Blasingame Massee, Marshallville, Ga.
NEEL, FRANK GARNETT, boiler maker, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Los Angeles, Calif., June 3, 1918.

Died : Mare Island, Calif., October 18, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Fanny Jak Neel, 434-D Victor Street, Los Angeles,
Calif.

NEELEY, LESTER MCMANUS, landsman for electrician (G), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Omaha, Nebr., June 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 22, 1918.

Caue: Labor pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Vern Neeley, Nebraska City, Nebr.
NEGLEY, GUY PERRY, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., November 12, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 28, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary L. Negley, 115 North Tenth Street, .\Iiles

City, Mont.
NEIGER, JOHN HERMAN, yeoman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., December 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., October 7, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Henry Neiger, R. F. D. 1, Box 54, Salem, Oreg.
NEIGG, FRANK NICHOLAS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Receiving ship, Boston, Mass., November 5, 1917.

Cause: Killed by train:

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Neigg, Wabasha, Minn.
NEILL, ROBERT JAMES, fireman, third class. United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Des Moines, Iowa, June 22, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Neill, 406 North Twelfth Street, Keokuk,

Lee County, Iowa.
NELSON, ADOLPH CHRISTIAN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., January 19, 1918.

Cause : Valvular disease.

Next of kin : Father, Bernard Nelson, box 9, Northboro, Mass.
NELSON, CHARLES EDWARD, chief machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., November 14, 1917.

Died : U. S. submarine chaser No. 193, July 8, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, Peter Nelson, 466 Prospect Place, Brooklyn, N. Y.



555

NELSON, CLARENCE ARTHUR, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., March 29, 1917.

Died : Naval Aeronautic Detachment No. 1, March 20, 1918.

Cause: Falling of airplane.

Next of kin : Father, James Nelson, Crosby, Minn.

NELSON, CLARENCE KING, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Salt Lake City, Utah, June 4, 1918.

Died : Navy yard, Mare Island, Calif., October 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Harriet Nelson, Richfield, Utah.
NELSON, CLEON ALBERT, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, November 27, 1917.

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

Cause : Died when vessel was torpedoed by enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Nelson, 1709 Delaware Street, Mason City,

Iowa.
NELSON, FRANS ALBERT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Denver, Colo., December 3, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Victor Nelson, R. F. D. 1, box 101-A, Long^

niont, Colo.
NELSON, HENRY MORTIAN, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Bremerton, Wash., September 21, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., February 4, 1918.

Cause: Septicemia.

Next of kin : Father, Mr. Nels Markuson, Alvarado, Minn.
NELSON, HOWARD OLIVER, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Denver, Colo., January 3, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., February 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Cora Bell Nelson, Clay Center, Kans.
NELSON, JOHN, quartermaster, third class (A), United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., April 26, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Brother, Frank Nelson, 2927 Bridgeport Street, East Spokane,

Wash.
NELSON, NORMAN ROY, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., April 5, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Comfort-, October 4, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Thomas M. Nelson, 1419 North Tripp Avenue,

Chicago, 111.

NELSON, OSCAR WILHELM, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, June 3, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John Nelson, R. F. D. 4, Brainerd, Minn.



556

NELSON, PETER MORRIS, musician, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., January 27, 1915.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lohar.

Next of kin : Foster father, Christian Nelson, Halstad, Minn.
NELSON, WALTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., June 12, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Nelson, Boyd, Wis.

NESETH, JOHN, landsman for machinist's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Minneapolis, Minn., June 24, 1918.

Died: Dunwoody Naval Training School, Minneapolis, Minn., October 2,
1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Clara Neseth, 3148 Fifteenth Avenue South, Minne-
apolis, Minn.
NESS, SELMER MELVIN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Omaha, Nebr., December 12, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., May 13, 1917.

Cause: Pleurisy, supperative.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Ness, Rushmore, Minn.
NETTLES, WILLIE JUTSON, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Columbia, S. C., July 20, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Cyclops, February 10, 1918.

Cause: Lost overboard.

Next of kin: Sister, Mrs. H. L. Overman, 731 Cooke Street, Portsmouth,

Va.
NETJERT, KARL HENRY, electrician, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., April 9, 1917.

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

Cause: Lost life when vessel was torpedoed.

Next of kin: Father, J. M. Neuert, 213 Second Street, Columbus, Ind.
NEUHAUS, GEORGE, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Mare Island, Calif., April 1, 1912.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 14, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Anna Gelhause, 702 Jefferson Avenue, Elizabeth,

N. J.
NEUMEIER, JOSEPH, chief water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., February 21, 1916.

Died: W r hile on leave, Menominee, Mich., October 18, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Ruby L. Neumeier, 760 East Davis Street, Portland,

Oreg.

NETTBOHR, OTTO FRANK, seaman, second class, Unite;! States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., September 7, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Carrie Neurohr, Perkins, Mich.



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NEVILLE, JOHN JAMES, carpenter's mate, second class (A), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Minneapolis, Minn., May 27, 1918.

Died : Receiving ship, Philadelphia, Pa., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, bronci:o.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Mary Neville, Pine City, Minn.
NEW, ROBERT ROBISON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., May 23, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Cannie Swain New, Dublin, Ga.

NEWFANG, HARRY THOMAS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., May 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Cora Newfang, Cohocton, N. Y.
NEWLIN, WALTER, s?aman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., June 1, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, G^eat Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Simon Newlin, Georgetown, 111.

NEWMAN, ALBERT HENRY, landsman musician, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

CauFe: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Will'am H. Newman, La Harpe, Kans.
JS T EWMAN, EDWARD WILLIAM, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., June 19, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Wife, Anna Mary Newman, 6447 Sangamon Street, Chi-
cago, 111.

NEWMAN, FREDERICK ARMAND, machinist's mate, first class (A), United States
Navy.

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

Died: Naval air station, Rockaway Beach, Long Island, N. Y., August
30, 1918.

Cause : Drowning.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Anna Newman, 381 Elk Street, Buffalo, N. Y.
NEWMAN, HARRY HAWLEY, landsman machinist's mate, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 24, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Myrtle Newman, Welch, Okla.



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NEWMAN, T'IOMAS MAUCKI.I.A. apprentice seaman. United States Naval Ileserv.-
Force.

Enrolled: Xew Orleans. La., February 14, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Xatiuin. March 18, 1018.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Father, William Newman 2228 Berlin;: Street, New Or-
leans, La.
NEWSOM, JOHN ROBERT, boiler maker, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., October 25, 1013.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Mr. L. Brown Newsom, Mesqnite, Tex.
NEWTON, BERT ALEXANDER, seaman, second class, National Naval Volunteers.

Enrolled : Miami, Fla., April 30, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: On missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mrs. Effie Walker, Halcyon Dale, Ga.

NEWTON, FARLEY LINCOLN, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Des Moines, Iowa, May 10, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 15, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Rachel Rogers Newton, Dawson, Iowa.
NEWTON, WALTER WILOUGHBY, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Richmond. Va., April 2, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, November 3, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia r broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Fannie Newton, R. F. D. 2, box 28-a, Richmond, Va.
NICHODEMUS, CONRAD ROLLO, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Seattle, Wash., April 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., April 16, 1918.

Cause: Diphtheria.

Next of kin: Mother, Nellie Nichodemus, 910 Fourteenth Avenue, Seattle,

Wash.

NICHOLS, FRANCIS HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Buffalo, N. Y., May 17, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Stepfather, Thos. Kain Russel, R. D. 1, Russel, Pa.
NICHOLS, OBED LOUGHRIDGE, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Columbia, S. C., June 14, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Montauk, August 21, 1918.

Cause: Missing after foundering of U. S. S. Montauk.

Next of kin : Mother, Mattie Nichols, Blackstock, S. C.
NICHOLS, RALPH, ship's cook, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Seattle, Wash., May 26, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship, Puget Sound, Wash., August 8, 1918.

Cause : Taking poison.

Next of kin : Wife, Joycelyn Nichols, 1709 F Street, Bellingham, Wash.



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NICHOLS, SHEPLEY, quartermaster, first class, United Statt-s Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : New Bedford, Mass., March 23, 1917.
Died : Submarine chaser No. 325, August 21, 1918.
Cause : Lost at sea.

Next of kin : Father, Rev. H. P. Nichols, 18 West One hundred and twenty-
second Street, New York, N. Y.

NICHOLSON, HARRY AMBROSE, chief storekeeper, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., February 20, 1911.
Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 16, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Nicholson, Edinburg, Ind.
NICHOLSON, WILLIAM ASHFORD, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : El Paso, Tex., August 12, 1917.
Died : U. S. S. Brooklyn, April 15, 1918.
Cause: Smallpox.

Next of kin : Sister, Ada Webb, Perrin, Tex.

NICKELS, LESLIE EWING, electrician (R), United States Naval Reserve Force.



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