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Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 27, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Bobbins, Haines, Oreg.
BOBBINS, FREDERICK BAYMOND, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., April 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., November 5, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Sadie Bobbins, Lubeck, Me.
BOBERSON, WILLIAM ELBERT, chief storekeeper, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., April 7, 1916.

Died: Shelby, Miss., October 17, 1918. On leave.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Nan Boberson, 218 College Place, Norfolk, Va.
BOBERTS, CHARLES CONDRA, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Beserve
Force.

Enrolled : Meridan, Miss., June 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Green T. Boberts, B. F. D. 3, Aberdeen, Miss.
BOBERTS, CLARENCE JOSEPH, fireman, second class, United States Naval Beserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Aunt, Mary Mahon, 4 Calumet Street, Boxbury, Mass.
BOBERTS, EARL GRANT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Beserve
Force.

Enrolled: Indianapolis, Ind., July 5, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Mattie Boberts, 1021 West New York Street r
Indianapolis, Ind.

BOBERTS, EDWIN DOUGLAS, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Beserve
Force.

Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., April 18, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Wife, Frances Ketchum Boberts, 718 East Oak Street,.

Louisville, Ky.
BOBERTS, JOHNNIE WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., August 10, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Mr. Edgar I. Boberts, Easton, Mo.
BOBERTS, JOSEPH VIRGIL, landsman electrician (B.) United States Navy,

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

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, J. W. Boberts, Osceola, Mo.



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KOHKKTS. PISKSTOX ALXVABD, pharmacist's male, third class, United States
Navy.

Enlisted : El Paso, Tex., July 2, 1917.

Died: Dun woody Industrial Institute, Minneapolis, Minn., .October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Helen Roberts, 1523 E. Rio Grande, El Paso. Tex.
ROBERTS, SHIRLEY, machinist's mate second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Parkersburg, W. Va., June 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 10, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Harvey M. Roberts, 1725 Lynn Street., Parkersburg,

W. Va.
ROBERTS, THERON AARON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Albany, N. Y., April 6, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I.. May 26, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Roberts, Canajoharie, N. Y.
ROBERTS, THOMAS EDISON, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., January 21, 1916.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Peck Roberts, 535 Saviers Road, Oxnard, Calif.
ROBERTS, WILLIAM WILMER, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., December 31, 1917.

Died : Naval training camp, San Diego, Calif., January 26, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Amanda Roberts, Point Loma, Calif.
ROBERTSON, BIBB BOUNDS, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., January 22, 1915.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Passenger on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Robertson, 403 Melba Street, Oak Cliff,

Dallas, Tex.
ROBERTSON, CARL EVERETT, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., April 11, 1917.

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

Cause : 'Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, George Robertson, R. R. 6, Traverse City, Mich.
ROBERTSON, JOSEPH HAL. r landsman quartermaster (A.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., June 27, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Joseph H. Robertson, R. F. D. 5, Marion, 111.
ROBERTSON, LOYD LESLIE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., April 19, 1917.
* Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., May 24, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia accompanying attack of measles.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Early Robertson, Rayne, La.
ROBERTSON, WILLARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died: Receiving ship, Brooklyn, N. Y., June 25, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal meningitis.

Next of kin: Father, James Robertson, 2276 University Avenue, New
York, N. Y.



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ROHEY, WALTER, quartermaster, second class (A.), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Houston, Tex., May 22, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Gladys Robey, 104 West Fourteenth Street, Austin, Tex.
ROBICHAW, ALOY, cabin cook, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., June. 15, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, March 3, 1918.

Cause : Abscess of liver.

Next of kin : Wife, Maud Robichaw, 194 Johnson Street, Brooklyn, N. Y.
ROBINEAU, W T ARWICK STANLEY, ship fitter, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Richmond, Va., June 5, 1917.

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

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, John E. Robineau, 1909 West Main Street, Richmond,

Va.
ROBINETT, ABRAM, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., January 6, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, George W. Robinett, Morgantown, Ohio.
ROBINSON, CHARLES WILLIAM, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., June 5, 1918.

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

Cause : Lost his life when the U. S. S. Buena Ventura was torpedoed by an
enemy submarine and sunk.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Robinson, 26 Charlton Street, Princeton, N. J.
ROBINSON, CHESTER JOHN, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., May 14, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, William L. Robinson, 44 Jay Street, North Attleboro,

Mass.
ROBINSON, DEWEY WINFIELD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., July 31, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Robinson, R. F. D. 1, Patton, Mo.
ROBINSON, HARUY EARL, pharmacist's mate, first class, N. N. V. .

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., March 5, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, July 24, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Pearl J. Robinson, 793 Baldwin Avenue, Detroit,

Mich.

ROBINSON, HOMER WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Navy yard, Puget Sound, Wash., October 1, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Margaret A. Robinson, Box 203, Delanco, N. .1.



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ROBINSON, JENKINS AUGUSTINE, machinist's mate, second class, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Baltimore, Md., April 22, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, August 10, 1918.

Cause : Fracture of skull.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Henrietta Robinson, 19 Rectory Road, Mount

Washington, Md.
ROBINSON, JOSEPH LAWSON, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Yard tug Samoset, navy yard, Philadelphia, November 9, 1918.

Cause: Drowned, yard tug Samoset.

Next of kin : Sister, Lillian Robinson, 18 South Third Street, Richmond, Va.
ROBINSON, LAWRENCE STANSILUS, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., May 8, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, George Robinson, 8129 Minnesota Avenue, St. Louis,

Mo.
ROBINSON, WESLEY ELLEBEE, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., December 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., January 11, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Eva Ferguson, Seabrook, S. C.

ROBISON, WILLIAM RUSSELL, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., November 5, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, following influenza.

Next of kind : Father, Thomas W. Robison, Clinton, Mo.
ROCHE, FRANK PETER, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., April 30, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost his life when the U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga was fired upon by
an enemy submarine and sunk.

Next of kin : Mother, Ellen Roche, 85 Catherine Street, New York, N. Y.
ROCHE, WALTER R., ship fitter, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. I., May 3, 1918.

Died : At home in Worcester, Mass., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret E. Roche, 142 West Street, Worcester, Mass.
ROCHET, JAMES FRANCES, engineman, second class, United States N. N. V.

Enrolled : Mare Island, Calif., April 18, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. San Diego, July 19, 1918.

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. C. H. Dean, Blue Lake, Calif.

ROCKETT, PATRICK LEWIS, Jr., cook, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Newport, R. I., July 14, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Lydia, Newport Section, February 13, 1918.

Cause: Accidental drowning.

Next of kin : Father, Patrick L. Rockett, 85 Park Street, Fall River, Mass.



633

KOCKFOBD, FBANK BRAUNNETS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Newport, R. I., December 18, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary E. Rockford, 41 West Clifford Street, Provi-
dence, R. I.
Rocos, FELICIANO, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: San Francisco, Calif., April 16, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Nanshan, April 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Sister, Josepia Rocos, Calle Opu Cebu, P. I.

RODAKMEL, WILLIAM EVERETT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Indianapolis, Ind., August 8, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Ida Rodarmel, R. R. 21, Wheatland, Ind.
RODGERS, FREDERICK COLLIER, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., June 29, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Cape May, N. J., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ada Meray Rodgers, Woodlawn Road, Pittsburgh, Pa.
RODGERS, WEAVER, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

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

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Larissie Rodgers, Henderson, Tex.
RODICK, LEON, electrician, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Bar Harbor, Me., June 5, 1917.

Died : St. Catherine's Hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Influenza and pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Walter E. Rodick, Bar Harbor, Me.
ROE, JOHN JAMES, chief water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, August 31, 1918.

Died : Naval training school, San Francisco, Calif., September 16, 1918.

Cause: Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Sister, Etta Mason, 508 Scott Street, San Francisco, Calif.
ROEMER, GEORGE ALLEN, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., August 9, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary E. Roemer, 706 Center Street, Bowling Green,

Ky.

ROESCH, EDWARD, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : None.



634

ROESCHKE, HERMAN CHRIST, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Omaha, Nebr., July 18, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Edward Roeschke, Leeds Station, Sioux City, Iowa.
ROESE, CHARLES, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., August 19, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 23, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John D. Roese, 111 Liberty Avenue, Jamaica, N. Y.
ROESER, MARTIN EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., May 7, 1917.

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

Cause: Septicemia.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Roeser, Chanhassen, Minn.
ROGAN, JOHN FRANCIS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., May 18, 1918.

Died: Navy base hospital No. 5, October 18, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Andrew Hogari, 3850 Moffett Avenue, St. Louis, Mo.
ROGERS, COIT SEYMOUR, storekeeper, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Queenstown, Ireland, June 23, 1917.

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

Cause : Killed in action with enemy submarine. \

Next of kin : Mother, Lillian Rogers, Free Street, South Hinghanr, Mass.
RODGERS, DANIEL TALKET, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., February 11, 1914.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Passenger on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Frona Best, Dallas, Tex.
ROGERS, GEORGE FRANCIS, fireman, third class, United States Navy. .

Enlisted : Lowell, Mass., June 11, 1917.

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

Cause: Killed in action.

Next of kin : Father, Michael H. Rogers, 93 Humphrey Street, Lowell, Mass.
ROGERS, JAMES EDWARD, chief machinist's mate (A) United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., January 16, 1918.

Died : United States naval air station, Pauillac, France, October 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Anita Rogers, 401^ West Intendentia Street, Pensacola,

Fla.

ROGERS, JOSEPH, boatswain's mate, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Providence, R. I., June 10, 1918.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Elizabeth Rogers, 21 Columbia Street, New Bedford,

Mass.
ROGERS, REMBERT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., May 14, 1917.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Rogers, R. F. D. 3, Dillon, S. C.



635

ROGILLIO, OSCEOLA IiivviN. seaman, second ;.ss, United States Navul Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Ne\v Orleans, La., April 10, 1917.
Died: U. S. S. Cheyenne, October 1~, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Gertrude Koitfllio, Wilhelm, La.
ROGLAN, ALFONSO, mess attendant, (bird class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Oavite, P. I., August 4, 1916.

Died : Navy Base Hospital No. 5, October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Ilother, Potuicana Corrioso, Alfonso, Cavite, P. I.
ROHBER, ROLLAND ERNEST, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., April 9, 1917.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Joe Rohrer, Schnectady, N. Y.
ROJAS, COSME, wardroom cook, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., September 26, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Wife, Mary Rojas, 291 Burwell Street, Bremington, Wash.
ROLLASON, RUSSELL ROBERT, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Detroit, Mich., August 1, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth Wall Rollason, 950 East Beecher Street,

Adrian, Mich.
ROLLER, WILLIAM FREDERICK, seaman, second class, N. N. V.

Enrolled: Boston, Mass., May 18, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Penobscot, January 12, 1918.

Cause :' Lost overboard.

Next of kin : Margaret Roller, 831 Wood Avenue, Bridgeport, Conn.
ROLLINS, WILLIAM JACKSON, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Bath, Me., November 5, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Carrie J. Oliver, 218 Washington Street, Bath, Me.
ROLLINS, WILLIAM MICHAEL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Brooklyn, N. Y., February 7, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, March 5, 1918.

Cause: Nephritis, chronic.

Next of kin : Sister, Mrs. Eva Tankus, 267 Atkins Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
ROMAN, HARRY THOMAS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Indianapolis, Ind., April 16, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Washington, D. C., July 27, 1917.

Cause: Diptheria.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Roman, South Louisiana Street, Indianapolis,
Ind.



636

ROMANITCH, FBANKLIN, Jr., blacksmith, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., May 5, 1917.

Died : Naval forces operating in European waters, October 18, 1918.

Cause : Caught and crushed between two railroad cars.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Josephine Romanitch, 456 Prospect Avenue

Brooklyn, N. Y.
ROMER, JOHN BISHOP, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, May 10, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Louisville, September 25, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John J. Romer, 4440 Liston Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio.
ROMIG, JAMES GUNDY, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Rochester, N. Y., June 26, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Mount Venton, September 30, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Eli Romig, 201 Locust Street, Milton, Pa.
ROMITA, MICHAEL, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., June 3, 1918.

Died: United States naval air station, Pauillac, France, September 25^
1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Michael Angelo Romita, 1702 Zerega Avenue, Bronx,

N. Y.
ROMM, HARRY BERNARD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., August 16, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Sister, Mrs. Beatrice Adler, 302 Seventh Avenue, New York

City, N. Y.
RONDEAU, JAMES ARNETT, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., April 9, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Montana, October 28, 1917.

Cause: Internal injuries.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Rondeau, Woodville, Tex.
RONEY, Lucious WIMBRIC, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., August 8, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., November 11, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Line Swinney Roney, 616 South X<ee Street,.

Fitzgerald, Ga.
ROONEY, FRED HENRY, electrician, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., March 7, 1915.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Passenger on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Michael Rooney, Council Bluffs, Iowa.
ROONEY, JAMES ANDREW, chief commissary steward, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Denver, Colo., November 7, 1916.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mabel Rooney, R. F. D. No. 1, box 6, care of John Hyland,.
Golden, Colo.



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ROONEY, JOHN, Jr., apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force,

Enrolled : New Orleans, La., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New Orleans, La., September 14, 1918.

Cause: Nephritis, chronic interstitial.

Next of kin: Son, Daniel Rooney, 2122 South Robertson Street, New Or-
leans, La.
ROOT, CLIFFORD LUTHER, boatswain's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., May 29, 1917.

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

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Father, Andrew Kern Root, Titusville, Pa.
ROOT, DAN S., Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. I., December 10, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Clara B. Root, 1117 West Avenue, Medina, N. Y.
ROOT, EATON PHELPS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Haven, Conn., April 2, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 5, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Brother, Raymond Root, 65 Edwards Street, South Hartford,

Conn.
ROPKE, ALFRED JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., May 22, 1918.

Died : Hospital No. 3, Leigh, Scotland, while attached to U. S. S. Arkansas,
October 31, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Mary Kantz Bagley, 3276 Archer Avenue, Chi-
cago, 111.
ROSE, EDWARD LAFAYETTE, seaman, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. Vermont, January 16, 1918.

Cause: Injuries.

Next of kin : Father, Matt Rose, 14 North Moreland Avenue, Atlanta, Ga.
ROSE, EVERETT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Indianapolis, Ind., May 2, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Minnie Rose, R. D. No. 2, Freetown, Ind.
ROSE, THOMAS JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Baltimore, Md., June 2, 1917.

Died : Fifth Naval District, Norfolk, Va., December 12, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Katherine Rose, 1414 Light Street, Baltimore,

Md.
ROSEMAN, OSCAR ARTHUR, engineman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., May 13, 1918.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Tillie Roseman, 257 West One hundred and twenty-
seventh Street, New York, N. Y.



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ROSENBERG, NATHAN, landsman for electrician, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., May 14, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship, New York, August 12, 1917.

Cause: Accidental drowning.

Next of kin : Father, Samuel Rosenberg, Glace. Bay, Nova Scotia.
KOSENBERGER, BENJAMIN M., seaman, second class. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., May 22, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Mercy, while attached to U. S. S. Illinois, October 25, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Tillie Rosenberger, 720 East Eighth Street, Chester,

Pa.
ROSKNCBANS, WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., August 6, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Altha Rosencrans, 7 Admiral Street, New Haven,

Conn.
ROSNESS, GEORGE CYRUS, landsman for electrician (G), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., June 21, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., November 22, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Rosness, 947 Sylvan Street,, St. Paul, Minn.
Ross, ALBERT ANDREW, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause : Lost life by explosion on U. S. S. Hartley.

Next of kin : Mother, Ella M. Wellbrock, 129 High Street, Hingham, Mass.
Ross, ALFRED, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., June 24, 1918.

Died : Camp Logan, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Alma Theiery Ross, Hey worth, 111.
Ross, BRUCE WALLACE, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., January 5, 1915.

Died: Naval hospital. Norfolk, Va., December 12, 1917.

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Wife, Gertrude R. Ross, 915 North Street, Portsmouth, Va.
Ross, FRANK RILEY, ship's cook, third class. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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



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