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Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., July 17, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John Skelly, 1112 Spring Street, Cincinnati, Ohio.
SKELLY, EDWARD JAMES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., May 20, 1918.

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

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, John Skelly, R. R. No. 5, Madison, Wis.
SKELLY, HARRY NEALSON, engiueman, second class, United States Navy.

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

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

Cause : Killed in action.

Next of kin: Mother, Bertha Skelly, 36 South Redfield Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.

SKELTON, OMAR MARTICE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Indianapolis, Ind., June 4, 1918.

Died : Ninth, tenth, eleventh naval districts, Great Lakes, 111., September
28, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Henry Skelton, R. R. No. 4, Mount Pulaski, 111.
SKHAL, INGNOR OLIVER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., May 30, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Portsmouth, Va., August 5, 1918.

Cause : Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin : Mother, Ingeborg Skhal, Big Falls, Minn.



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SKIDMOKE, DONALD HUBERT, yeoman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., April 15, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. President Grant, April 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Wallace G. Skidmore, 1905 First Avenue South, Min-
neapolis, Minn.

SHILLING, DE FOREST WILLARD, quartermaster, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., April 3, 1917.

Died: Aldan, Pa., October 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Dr. M. J. Skilling, Aldan, Pa.
SKIPPER, CHARLES MERLIN, ship's cook, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Scranton, Pa., May 16, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Annapolis, Md., October 4, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Rebecca Skipper, 617 Madison Avenue, Scranton, Pa.
SKTJTT, RAY, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Detroit, Mich., May 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Vera Skutt, care of Charles Dana, Williamston, Mich.
SLATER, GEORGE JAMES, boatswain's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., April 21, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Chipper, November 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, George Slater, 123 East Coulter Street, Philadel-
phia, Pa.
SLATJGH, WILFRED CHARLES, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., June 25, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Frederick Slaugh, 2110, North Seventh Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.

SLAUGHTER, GEORGE WASHINGTON, mess attendant, third class, United States
Navy.

Enlisted: Kansas City, Mo., April 1, 1918.

Died : Mary Gates Hospital, Texas, June 21, 1918.

Cause ? Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Charles V. Slaughter, Tougaloo, Miss.

SLAWSON, SPENCER WALLACE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 31, 1918.

Died : Naval section, Students' Army Training Corps, Dartmouth College,
October 9, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Geo. Lemuel Slawson, Greenwich, Conn.
SLEEPER, LAWRENCE MAXWELL, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., March 13, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., April 11, 1917.

Cause : Penumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Daisy Lyttle, 167 East Houston Street, Paris, Tex.



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SLOCUM, EGBERT EDWARD, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., August 8, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111.; October 1, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Edward Slater Slocum, Loda, 111.
SLONAKER, CHARLES JOHN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., December 10, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Lake-moor, April 11, 1918.

Cause: Lost life in sinking of vessel.

Next of kin: Father, Henry Slonaker, 68 West Boundary Avenue, York,

Pa.
SLUPE, WILLIAM RAYMOND JENNINGS, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, December 29, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Wilhelmina, September 6, 1918.

Cause : Fell overboard and drowned.

Next of kin: Father, Mack Slupe, 1218 East Schiller Street, Columbus,

Ohio.
SLUSHER, LEWIS ELMER, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Richmond, Va., June 2, 1917.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Harvey Slusher, Floyd, Va.
SMALL, ERNEST, gunner's mate, third class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Diego, Calif., May 5, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, George Small, Fort Logan, Colo.
SMALLWOOD, BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : United States naval hospital, Norfolk^ Va., June 6, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Theodosia Smallwood, Safety Harbor, Fla.
SMART, CHRISTOPHER, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Boston, Mass., February 28, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 19, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Bertha Smart, 70 Mount Vernon Street, Portsmouth,

N. H.

SMETHURST, HOWARD J., landsman for electrician, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Cleveland, Ohio, May 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., July 31, 1917.

Cause : Scarlet fever.

Next of kin: Mother, Isabella Smethurst, 2916 West Twenty-fifth Street,

Cleveland, Ohio.
SMIGIEL, EDWARD FRANCIS, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New London, Conn., May 14, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Con., October 8, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Smigiel, 70 Russel Road, Norwich, Conn.



681

SMILEY, Louis ADOLPH, electrician, first class (R), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., March 25, 1915.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Passenger on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Sheldon Anson Smiley, Marshall, Tex.
SMISCHNY, EARL RALPH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., October 11, 1916.

Died : Home, April 13, 1917.

Cause : Cerebrospinal meningitis.

Next of kin : Mother, Clara Shischny, Wilson, Kans.
SMITH, ALBERT WILLIAM, seaman, United State's Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., May 22, 1918.

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

Cause : Vessel was torpedoed by submarine and he lost his life when vessel
sank.

Next of kin : Mother, Lina Smith, 7 Cummings Avenue, Revere, Mass.
(SMITH, ALLEN LYLE, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Omaha, Nebr., July 3, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Solace, September 27, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Amos Smith, 4809 South Fifteenth Street, Omaha,

Nebr.
SMITH, AQUILA GOODWELL, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., May 13, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 20, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Robert H. Smith, R. F. D. No. 3, Mount Pleasant, Tex.
SMITH, ARLOW MILLARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 5, 1918.

Died : United States Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 1, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George Bradley Smith, Trego, Wis.
SMITH, ARTHUR, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., July 13, 1917.
.Died: United States naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Stepfather, Tony Musso, 224 South Second Street, St. Louis,
Mo.

SMITH, CARL TAYLOR, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., May 21, 1918.

Died : Marine hospital, Detroit, Mich., October 29, 1918.

Cause : Fractured skull.

Next of kin : Father, Joseph E. Smith, 545 Jefferson Street, Gary, Ind.
SMITH, CARL WILLIAM, machinist's mate, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Norfolk, Va., April 25, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., August 31, 1917.

Cause : Fracture of vertebra.

Next of kin: Father, Charles M. Smith, 150 West Tenth Street, Norfolk,
Va.



682

SMITH, CECIL LESTER, yeoman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Columbia, S. C M May 31, 1917.

Died: United States Navy headquarters, London, England, May 6, 1918.

Cause : Fracture of skull.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. F. Smith, 784 Lake Street, Newark, N. J.
SMITH, CHARLES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

Died : Kingston Avenue Hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 1, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Charles Henry Smith, 513 Walnut Street, West

Hoboken, N. J.
SMITH, CHARLES Lucrus, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., September 6, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Key West, Fla., October 13, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Wife, Hattie Evelyn Smith, 1603 A Street SE., Washington,

D. O.

SMITH, CHESTER RICE, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., April 2, 1918.

Died : At home, October 1, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next o fkin : Mother, Hattie I. Smith, 93 Washington Street, North Easton,



SMITH, DELBERT FRANK, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., June 15, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Virginia, October 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Myrtle Smith, 712 Gott Street, Ann Arbor, Mich.
SMITH, EARL FRANCIS, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., May 14, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. Westgate, October 7, 1918.

Cause : Lost life when vessel was sunk in collision.

Next of kin: Brother, Alfred Coates Smith, 339 Lurton Street, Jackson-
ville, 111.
SMITH, ED., mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Meridian, Miss., July 10, 1918.

Died: United States Navy base hospital, No. 5, Brest, France, September
22, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Charley Smith, Lorenzen, Miss.
SMITH EDWARD AUGUSTUS, quartermaster, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 30, 1917.

Died: United States naval headquarters, Paris, France, April 30, 1918.

Cause: Seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Father, Dr. Edward A. Smith, 1605 West North Avenue, Balti-
more, Md.
SMITH, EDWARD HANSON, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Raleigh, N. C., March 27, 19.18.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John R. Smith, R. F. D. No. 2, Hope Mills, N. C.



683

SMITH, EDWARD PETEB, ship's cook, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., April 11, 1917.

Died : Fleet base No. 2, U. S. S. Solace, February 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Sister, Katherine Smith, 4022 Kenmore Avenue, Chicago, 111.
SMITH, ELBEKT PESHINE, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., May 5, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. F-l, December 17, 1917.

Cause : Drowned in line of duty.

Next of kin : Sister, Florence S. Stebbins, 235 Twenty-first Street, Merced,

Calif.
SMITH, ELBKIDGE GERRY, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., July 20, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., January 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, J. W. Smith, Buffalo, Tex.
SMITH, ELIJAH PAUL, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pittsburgh, Pa., December 12, 1917.

Died : United States Navy base hospital No. 2, while attached to U. S. S.
Black Hawk, October 22, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, John O. Smith, 4123 Noble Street, Bellaire, Ohio.
SMITH, ELWOOD LAFORGE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 17, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., August 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, Harry E. Smith, 113 Johnson Avenue, Tottenville,

Staten Island, N. Y.

SMITH, EUGENE HOWARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., June 5, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Fern Eva Smith, R. F. D. No. 1, Bath, 111.
SMITH, EUGENE PATRICK, chief water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., February 15, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, N. Y., March 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Sister, Maggie Wilson, 1130 Ohio Street, Quincy, 111.
SMITH, FRANCIS MARION, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Washington, D. C., June 11, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 7, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Agnes Smith, 630 Q Street, Washington, D. C.
SMITH, FRANK LESTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., March 29, 1918.

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

Cause : Result of burns.

Next of kin : Mother, Adell Smith, Angels Camp, Calif.



684

SMITH, FEED GUY, shipwright, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., June 24, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 24, 1918,

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Alexander Smith, R. F. D. No. 5, Jackson, Mo.
SMITH, GEORGE CHESTER, mess attendant, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., November 16, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Louisiana, August 6, 1917.

Cause: Accidental drowning.

Next of kin : Brother, Benjamin T. Smith, Little Beck, N. Y.
SMITH, HAROLD BROOKS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Rochester, N. Y., April 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., June 15, 1917.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Charles W. Smith, 291 Park Way, Rochester, N. Y.
SMITH, HARRY CLIFFORD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Me., April 18, 1917.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Agnes Smith, North Gorham, Me.
SMITH, HARRY JOHN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., March 26, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Stephen W. Smith, St. Johnsville, N. Y.
SMITH, HARRY LEROY, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Los Angeles, Calif., May 7, 1917.

Died : Naval training station, San Diego, Calif., April 28, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Father, Carl E. Smith, Morris, Okla.
SMITH, HENRY ROY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Little Rock, Ark., June 4, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 24, 1918,

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, J. M. Smith, R. R. No. 1, Sedgewickville, Mo.
SMITH, HERBERT S., landsman for electrician (R), United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 26, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., June 24, 1918.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, George C. Smith, Bogert Street, West Englewood, N. J.
SMITH, HERBERT WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Raleigh, N. C., December 13, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., February 16, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, Callaway Smith, Democrat, N. C.

SMITH, HERMAN ALBERT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Detroit, Mich., June 3, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 19, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Fredreca Smith, Route No. 6, Brown City, Mich.



685

SMITH, HERMAN E., machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 27, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Norfolk, Va., March 23, 1918.

Cause: Septicemia.

Next of kin : Mother, Violet M. Bruce, 808 Sixth Street NE., Washington,

D. C.
SMITH, HOWARD BRAME, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Nashville, Tenn., June 13, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Von Steuoen, September 24, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Brame Smith, Goodlettsville, Tenn.
SMITH, HOWARD RISHER, quartermaster, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pittsburgh, Pa., March 28, 1916.

Died : S. S. Tyler, May 2, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Harriet Marion Smith, 7248 Pennsylvania Avenue,

Pittsburgh, Pa.
SMITH, HUGH, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., April 18, 1917.

Died : Naval detention training camp, Deer Island, Mass., September 23,
1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Hugh Smith, 5112 Emerald Avenue, Chicago, 111.
SMITH, JACKSON BRYAN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : St. Louis, Mo., April 30, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Camp Logan, 111., October 4, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Marie Dorothy Smith, Owensville, Mo.
SMITH, JAMES ALLEN, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, May 9, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Mongolia, June 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, William N. Smith, North Chattanooga, Tenn.
SMITH, JAMES HARRISON, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Atlanta, Ga., April 11, 1916.

Died : United States Naval Hospital, New York, September 20, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mamie T. Smith, Marietta, Ga., Box 177.
SMITH, JAMES JOSEPH, quartermaster, second class (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Albany, N. Y., April 12, 1917.

Died : United States Naval Air Station, Dunkirk, France, April 22, 1918.

Cause : Heart failure, with edema of lungs.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret Smith, 59 Dana Avenue, Albany, N. Y.
SMITH, JOHN ALOYIOUS, gunner's mate, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., November 7, 1913.

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

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Father, William Smith, 936 Baker Avenue, Dunton, Long
Island, N. Y.



686

SMITH, JOHN BOLTON, chief pharmacist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portsmouth, N. H., October 30, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., June 22, 1918.

Cause: Erysipelas.

Next of kin: Wife, Rose Smith, 1206 North Sixty-third Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
SMITH, JOHN ENGHKAM, electrician, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Jackson, Miss., April 19, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Barnet Smith, Fannin, Miss.

SMITH, JOHN FRANCIS, blacksmith, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., December 19, 1917.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Smith, 3724 North St. Louis Street, Chi-
cago, 111.
SMITH, JOHN JOSEPH, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., June 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., November 6, 1917.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Thomas Smith, 830 Front Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
SMITH, JOHN MILTON, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. Bailey, March 15, 1918.

Cause : Accidental gunshot wound.

Next of kin : Wife, Priscilla Smith, 91 Main Street, Annapolis, Md.
SMITH, JOSEPH WILLIAM, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., November 5, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost life when U. S. S. Cherokee foundered.

Next of kin : Father, Joseph Charles Smith, 61 Hallet Street, Astoria, Long

Island, N. Y.

SMITH, LANE ELLIOTT, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Boston, Mass., August 5, 1918.

Died: United States naval training camp, Hingham, Mass., November 7,
1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Inez Smith, 731 Beech Street, Manchester, Mass.
SMITH, LUDGEK EUGENE, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Newport, R. I., June 12, 1917.

Died : Second naval district, Newport, R. I., June 22, 1917.

Cause: Committed suicide.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Smith, 1430 Pleasant Street, Fall River,
Mass.



687

SMITH, MABION ALLEN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., June 25, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Edd Smith, Brodhead, Ky.
SMITH, MATHEW L. H., chief yeoman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., May 23, 1917.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., October 5, 1917.

Cause : Died suddenly ; natural death.

Next of kin : Brother, William J. Smith, Waukegan, 111.
SMITH, MEKLE ROBINSON, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Binghamton, N. Y., November 26, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. ~Y., April 29, 1918.

Cause: Nephritis, acute.

Next of kin : Father, Fred C. Smith, Otego, N. Y.

SMITH, MICHAEL JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Philadelphia, Pa., February 12, 1918.

Died: United States naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Anna May Smith, 331 Green Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
SMITH, MITCHELL, mess attendant, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Houston, Tex., August 16, 1917.

Died : Naval station, New York, College Hospital, Long Island, Brooklyn,
March 19, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mrs. M. Smith, 2222 South Cherry Street, San Antonio, Tex.
SMITH, NELSON GEORGE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., January 3, 1918.

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

Cause: Mastoiditis, acute.

Next of kin : Father, Clarence Smith, R. F. D. 6, Rome, N. Y.
SMITH. PERKY EVERETT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Boston, Mass., November 1, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., March 21, 1918.

Cause: Bronchitis, acute.

Next of kin: Mother, Jane Smith, Hunts Point, Nova Scotia.
SMITH, PHILIP OVERTON, chief quartermaster (A), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Chicago, 111., July 26, 1918.

Died : Dunwoody Industrial Institute, Minneapolis, Minn., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Henry C. Smith, 7 West Roselawn Avenue, Danville,

111.

SMITH, POMEBOY, chief quartermaster (A), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Washington, D. C., May 22, 1918.

Died : Naval air station, Perisacola, Fla., October 11, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, John William Smith, Fargo Loan Agency, Fargo,
N. Dak.



688

SMITH, RINA GDIS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Dallas, Tex., June 22, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 18, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy.

Next of kin : Brother, Thomas H. Smith, Hico, Tex.
SMITH, SAM, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Houston, Tex., April 30, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., October 8, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Claude Smith, R. R. No. 2, Zulch, Tex.
SMITH, STANLEY HABTWELL, yeoman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Cincinnati, Ohio, April 13, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Wilkes, September 13, 1917.

Cause : Accidental drowning.

Next of kin : Aunt, Harriet I. Russell, 235 North Avenue, West Cranford,

N. J.
SMITH, THOMAS, oiler, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Minneapolis, Minn., December 4, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Bushnell, July 4, 1917.

Cause: Edema of lung, acute.

Next of kin: None.
SMITH, WALTER YOUNG, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., June 7, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Orion, March 12, 1918.



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