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Next of kin : Father, Michael Shea, 934 West Seventh Street, Los Angeles,.

Calif.
SHEALY, GEORGE ADAMS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., May 17, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, 'Norfolk, Va., April 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Uncle, Andrew Shealy, R. F. D. No. 3, Prosperity, S. C.
SHECKELS, GEORGE LAWRENCE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 10, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Montgomery, July 26, 1917.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin : Father, William J. Sheckels, 142 Lowman Street, Baltimore,,
Md.



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SHEEHAN, DANIEL FRANCIS, yeoman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., August 4, 1913.

Died : United States 'naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., July 23, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, Paul Sheehan, 61 Roseclair Street, Dorchester, Mass.
SHEEHAN, DENNIS F., seaman, second class, National Naval Volunteers.

Enrolled : Brooklyn, N. Y., June 21, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Seneca, October 15, 1917.

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin : Father, John Sheehan, 547 Throop Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
SHEEHAN, IEWIN JOHN, oiler, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: March 24, 1917, Philadelphia, Pa.

Died : Sub chaser 209, August 27, 1918.

Cause: Lost his life when U. S. sub chaser 209 was fired upon by the
S. S. Felix Taussig, having been mistaken by that steamship for an enemy
submarine, August 27, 1918.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Alice V. Sheehan, 2233 Tasker, Philadelphia, Pa.
SHEEHAN, MARCUS EMMETT, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., December 11, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., February 4, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Father, John Sheehan, 14 Union Avenue, Norwalk, Conn.
SHEEHAN, RICHARD BETHEL, apprentice seaman. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: Ninth, Tenth, and Eleventh Naval Districts, Great Lakes, 111., Sep-
tember 28, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, John T. Sheehan, 1509 Harrison Street, Davenport,

Iowa.
SHEFFIELD, JUNE ELSWORTH, coxswain, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, April 14, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., October 16, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. C. Teaheart, Billings, Mont.

SHELBY, GEORGE MAYNARD, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., July 26, 1918.

Died: U. S. S. Mercy, October 17, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal meningitis.

Next of kin : Mother, Jane Caddell Shelby, Holly Hill, Ky.

SHELDON, FREDERICK DETTEL, electrician, first class (general), United States
Navy.

Enlisted : New Haven, Conn., March 22, 1916.

Died : United States naval hospital. Philadelphia, Pa., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Sister, Sarah L. Manlove, 1277 Curtiss Court, Minn.
SHELDON, LAWRENCE DERRICK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Albany, N. Y., March 25, 1918.

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

Cause : Spinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Sheldon, Salem, N. Y.



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SHELTER, FRANK MILTON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Buffalo, N. Y., July 31, 1918.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Milton Reubeii Shelter, 530 Westfield Street, Roch-
ester, N. Y.

SHELTON, JOHNNIE ANDREW, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Bessie May Shelton, Gladden, Mo.
SHEPARD, GRANT EDWARD, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, April 30, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Lois Casper Shepard, Floyd, Iowa.

SHEPARD, MARK, landsman electrician (radio), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, William Orville Shepard, 1142 North Market Street,

Wichita, Kans.
SHEPHEARD, SANDY, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Fort Monroe, Va., October 1, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., May 14, 1918.

Cause: Senkemia.

Next of kin : Aunt, Mattie J. Shepheard, Cameron, Tex.

SHEPHERD, ADRIAN MADISON, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., October 8, 1918.

Died : Stanford University, San Francisco, Calif., October 15, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Nellie E. Shepherd, 3172 Twenty-first Street, San

Francisco, Calif.
SHEPHERD, LEO ELMER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, December 16, 1917.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Claborn J. Shepherd, Valley Center, Kans.
SHEPLEY, JOHN JAMES, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., January 26, 1916.

Died : United States naval hospital, New York, N. Y., December 24, 1918.

Cause : Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Father, George W. Shepley, 1216 East Eighth Street, Kansas

City, Mo.
SHERARD, CHARLES MCCLARENCE, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Columbia, S. C., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Pensacola, Fla., October 12, 1918.

Cause : Abscess of liver.

Next of kin : Mother, Sue Sherard, Iva, S. C.



671

SHERMAN, FEED, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., July 23, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 28, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Effie Sherman, R. R. 4, Murray, Ky.
SHEBMAN, HAROLD ELIJAH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 17, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Edwin Hirman Sherman, R. R. 4, Plymouth^ 111.
SHERMAN, JERRY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Poughkeepsie, N. Y., May 17, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Dominick Sherman, 94 North Bridge Street, Pough-
keepsie, N. Y.

SHERMEYER, EARL WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., May 14, 1918.

Died: Brest, France, October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Sallie E. Shermeyer, 3505A Cherokee Avenue, St.

Louis, Mo.
SHERRARD, HARRY, water tender, United States Navy.

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

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Harry Sherrard, unknown address.
SHETLER, GEORGE WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Williamsport, Pa., December 20, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship, Norfolk, Va., September 8, 1918.

Cause: Strangulation.

Next of kin: Father, Ezra Shetler, Newberry, Pa.
SHIELDS, EMMETTE JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., June 6, 1917.

Died : U. $. S. Von Steuben, March 8, 1918.

Cause: Wound, gunshot.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary J. Shields, 1247 Effig Street, Hannibal, Mo.
SHIELDS, WILLIAM PATRICK, gunner's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Detroit, Mich., April 12, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Mary Shields, 146 East Fourteenth Street,

Traverse City, Mich.
SHINN, EDWARD COFFIN, chief water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., December 31, 1914.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., December 10, 1917.

Cause: Sarcoma, multiple.

Next of kin : Wife, Margaret Shinn, 46 Vernon Street, Charlestown, Mass.



672

SKINNERS, WILLIAM HENRY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., August 13, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost his life when the U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga was sunk.

Next of kin : Mother, Maria Shinners, 201 Goodrich Avenue, St. Paul, Minn.
SHIPPEE, JOHN IRVING, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: New London, Conn., July 23, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Bertha C. Shippee, care of Fernando Wheeler, Stoning-

t<, Conn.

SHIRREFFS, HARVEY WILLIAM, landsman, machinist's mate (aviation), United
States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Omaha, Nebr., June 4, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George Shirreffs, Wisener, Nebr.
SHIVERS, WILLIAM HALSEY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., April 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Myra Thomas Shivers, Sparta, Ga.
SHOAP, CARL ELMER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., May 22, 1918.

Died : Ninth, Tenth, and Eleventh Naval Districts, October 6, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Phillip E. Shoap, R. F. D. No. 1, Cunningham, Kans.
SHOATS, ALFRED WILLIAM, ward room steward, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., February 12, 1915.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Edith Payson Shoats, 141 West Ninety-eighth Street,

New York City, N. Y.
SHOCKLEY, JOHN, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., August 23, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Longeriia Sharp, Ethel, Mont.
SHONYON, HARLEY ARNOLD, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Boston, Mass., August 27, 1913.

Died : United States naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 14, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Eliza Shonyon, 387 Central Street, Lowell, Mass.
SHOOPMAN, MARVIN, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Omaha, Nebr., May 16, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Shoopman, Wood River, Nebr.
SHOOTER, JAMES ARTHUR, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., December 18, 1916.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, James Shooter, 439 East Auburn Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.



673

SHRIMPTON, ERNEST WOLTERTON, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., November 10, 1917.

Died : Third naval district, New York, N. Y., January 5, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Shrimpton, William Street, New Marston,

Oxford, England.

SHUGRUE, JOSEPH JEKEMTAH, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., April 1, 1918.

Died: Naval aviation forces, foreign service, Paris, July 17, 1938.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mrs. Margaret Shugrue, 48 Glover Street, Waterbury,

Conn.
SHULTZ, PAUL WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., May 26, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., April 6, 1918.

Cause : Gastroenteritis.

Next of kin : Father, George Washington Shultz, R. F. D. No. 1, Bristol, Pa.
SHUMAKER, CHARLES DANIEL, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : El Paso, Tex., December 15, 1917.

Died : United States Naval Base No. 13, October 10, 1918.

Caiise : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Trinidad Shumaker, 1021 South Second Avenue,

Phoenix, Ariz.

SICKLESTEEL, HORTON RALPH, landsman for electrician, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

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

Died : United States naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Sicklesteel, North Branch, Mich.
SIDEY, DAVID WILBUR, Jr., quartermaster, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Pedro, Calif., July 29, 1918.

Died : United States sub. base, San Pedro, Calif., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Accidentally falling through elevator shaft.

Next of kin: Mother, Rose De Graff Sidey, 1645 Vineyard Avenue, Los

Angeles, Calif.
SIDWELL, ERRETT LIN WOOD, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., November 26, 1917.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal meningitis.

Next of kin : Father, William Sidwell, Eolia, Mo.
SIEGEL, Louis, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force,

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

Died : U. S. S. Buena Ventura, September 27, 1918.

Cause: Lost his life when U. S. S. Buena Ventura was sunk.

Next of kin: Sister, Lena Belkin, 2864 West Twenty-third Street, Brook-
lyn, N. Y.
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674

SIEGMUND, ARTHUR PAUL, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., December 13, 1917.

Died: Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., March 15, 1918.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. L. E. Siegmund, 3225 South Jefferson Avenue,

St. Louis, Mo.
SIEWIERSKI, ADAM PAUL, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Baltimore, Md., April 18, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin: Father, Joseph Siewierski, 2702 Hudson Street, Baltimore,

Md.

SIGNER, STANLEY ELLIOTT, landsman yeoman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., April 29, 1918.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., August 4, 1918.

Cause: Fatal submersion.

Next of kin: Father, Charles B. Signer, 6809 Union Avenue, Chicago, 111.
SIKYTA, JAMES, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Sikyta, Crab Orchard, Nebr.
SILBEREISEN, CHARLES ROLAND, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 17, 1917.

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

Cause: Bronchial pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Louis Silbereisen, Elkridge, Md.

SILVER, GEORGE W., machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. L, December 11, 1917.

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

Cause: Burns.

Next of kin: Father, William Silver, 112 Bridge Street, Fairhaven, Mass.
SILVER, WILLARD, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Cleveland, Ohio, June 4, 1917.

Died: United States Naval Hospital, League Island, Pa., September 20,
1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Nellie Silver, 3134 Whitehorn Road, Cleveland

Heights, Ohio.
SILVERNAIL, LLOYD H., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Binghamton, N. Y., May 16, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. Covinyton, July 1, 1918.

Cause: Lost when vessel was torpedoed and sunk.

Next of kin : Father, Farion A. Silvernail, R. F. D. Bainbridge, N. Y.

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

Enrolled: Albany, N. Y., May 21, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 9,

1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.
Next of kin : Mother, Emily Silverwood, 142 Dove Street, Albany, N. Y.



675

SIMM, JAMES STEPHENS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., May 3, 1918.

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

Cauj-e : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, James Clark Sirnm, 6100 One hundred and sixty-first

Street, New York, N. Y.
SIMMONS, CHAELES ROBERT, machinist's mate, first clas.-, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., July 15, 1914.

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

Cause: Killed in accident.

Next of kin: Father, J. W. Simmons, Memphis, Tex.

SIMMONS, JOHN MATTERSON, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: St. Louis, Mo., July 15, 1918.

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

Cause : Acute appendicitis.

Next of kin : Mother, Sarah A. Simmons, Whiteside, Mo.

SIMMONS, ROBERT PATRICK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Birmingham, Ala., June 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, James H. Simmons, Route No. 1, Box 86, Wood-

ville, Ala.
SIMON, CHARLES HENRY, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., February 17, 1916. _

Died : On board hospital ship Garth Castle, July 21, 1918.

Cause: Acute lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, John H. Simon, 226 Monroe Street, Springfield, 111.
SIMON, JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: New York, N. Y., August 23, 1918.

Died: Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, 111., October 2, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Julius Simon, 2251 Third Avenue, New York, N. Y.
SIMONEAU, HECTOB VALENTINE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Kansas City, Mo., May 3, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Newport, R. I., September 21, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Clem C. Simoneaux, Clyde, Kans.

SIMONSON, JAMES RALPH, painter, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next^of kin: Father, John Simonson, Stronghurst, 111.

SIMPSON, FRANKLIN DYER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Jacksonville, Fla., July 24, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Sarah Caroline Simpson, Owosso, Mich.



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SIMPSON, HARVEY WEST, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Burlington, Vt, October 9, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., December 26, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Mildred Simpson, 153 Howard Street, Burling-
ton, Vt.
SIMPSON, HUBERT HARMON, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., November 23, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., April 6, 1918.

Cause : Tuberculosis.

Next of kin : Mother, Mellisa Simpson, Corning, Calif.
SIMPSON, JOHN JAY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Indianapolis, Ind., May 20, 1918.

Died: Hospital No. 3, Leigh, Scotland, November 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Simpson, St. Paul, Ind.
SIMPSON, WALLACE, cabin steward, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Brooklyn, N. Y., November 18, 3915.

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

Cause: Killed in action.

Next of kin: Father, Thomas Simpson, 2439 Welton Street, Denver, Colo.
SIMPSON, WILLIAM HENRY, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk Va., December 8, 1915.

Died : United States naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., September 30, 1917.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic.

Next of kin,: Sister, Caroline E. Simpson, 3309 Mutter Street, Philadelphia,

Pa.
SIMS, HENRY L,, apprentice seaman, National Naval Volunteers.

Enrolled: Kansas City, Mo., April 6, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., May 29, 1917.

Cause : From injuries received by being struck by motor truck.

Next of kin : Father, Henry Sims, sr., Mineola, Tex.
SIMS, OWEN ALDERMAN, electrician, second class (general), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., April 12, 1917.

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

Cause : Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Sims, 352 West Avenue, North Augusta, S. C.
SIMS, WILLIAM HUGH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Tampa, Fla., June 6, 1918.

Died : Seventh Naval District, Key West, Fla,, August 19, 1918.
_ Cause: Accidentally drowned.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Sophia Sims, Lakeland, Polk County, Fla.
SINGER, JOHN ADOLPH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Minneapolis, Minn., July 25, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret Berreth Singer, Mercer, N. Dak. *
SINGLETON, ARCHIE IVY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., July 12, 1918.

Died: Waxia, La., October 17, 1918.

Cause: Dementia.

Next of kin: Father, John Riley Singleton, Washington, Rapides Parish,
La.



677

SINGLETON, RICHARD SAVAGE, chief boatswain's mate, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., April 9, 1917.

Died : Navy yard, Philadelphia, Pa., September 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Edna A. Singleton, 2030 Master Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.
SINGLETON, WILLIAM MERCEE, ship's cook, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portsmouth, N. H., October 22, 1914.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., September 29, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Wife, Elizabeth Elease Singleton, 45 Bridge Street, New-
port, R. I.

SINGLEY, JACOB OMERLE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Columbia, S. C., June 15, 1918.

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

Cause : Lost his life when U. S. S. Montauk foundered.

Next of kin : Mother, Anna Singley, Prosperity, S. C.
SINKS, GEORGE DEWEY, musician, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, October 23, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Nevada, March 10, 1918.

Cause: Accidentally killed playing baseball.

Next of kin : Father, Korah L. Sinks, 22 Pioneer Street, Dayton, Ohio.

SIREN, HAROLD FREDERICK, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., March 13, 1917.

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

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin: Mother, Johanna Siren, 394 South Pierce Street, New Or-
leans, La.
SISK, OLEN DEWEY, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., November 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., January 16, 1918.

Cause: Epilepsy.

Next of kin : Father, David L. Sisk, Licking, Mo.
SISK, PENN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Jackson, Miss., November 27, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., February 27, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Samuel D. Sisk, Amory, Miss., R. F. D. No. 4.
SISKEY, WATTSWOFF JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New Haven, Conn., April 4, 1917.

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

Cause: Missing from motor boat which was returning with liberty party
to U. S. S. Salem.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Siskey, R. R. No. 3, New Milford, Conn.
SISSON, EMETT LEROY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., July 2, 1917.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., January 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Robert Wesley Sisson, Ballinger, Tex.



678

SISTRUNK, SIMON LAGKANGE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Pensacola, Fla., June 28, 1917.

Died : United States Navy aeronautic station, Pensacola, Fla., July 7, 1917.

Cause: Accidental gunshot (cleaning gun).

Next of kin : Mother, Nan A. Sistrunk, 404 Line Street, Ocala, Fla.
SKAGGS, ANDEEW DONNIE, landsman for quartermaster (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., March 29, 1917.

Died : United States Navy air station, Lletudy, France, February 28, 1918.

Cause: Seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Mother, Martha Skaggs, Newbern, Tenn.
SKAGGS, GLIDE ELLES, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., June 10, 1918.

Died: Receiving ship at Great Lakes, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Nancy A. Skaggs, Campbellsville, Ky.

SKELLENGEK, SAMUEL ALEXANDER, seaman, second class, National Naval Volun-
teers.

Enrolled : Miami, Fla , July 28, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Wife, Rebecca Skellenger, Camden, Ind.

SKELLY, CHARLES ANDREW, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve



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