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Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., May 25, 1914.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Meyer E. Straus, 1311 Downing Street, Denver Colo.
STRAUSS, CHARLES FRANKLIN, chief turret mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., November 23, 1917.

Died: Red Cross General Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., March 10, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin: -Wife, Alma Strauss, 15 Kinsley Street, Baltimore, Md.
STRAUSS, JOHN AUGUST, seaman, second class. United States Naval Reserve

Force.

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

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes. 111., May 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, August Strauss, 2317 Spaulding Avenue, North Chi-
cago, 111.
STRAWBRIDGE, HARRY WATTS, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

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

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 27, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Alice C. Strawbridge, West Brooklyn, 111.
STRAYER, MAURICE KIRBY, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Louisville, Ky., December 3, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., January 18, 1918.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Wife, Lucille Strayer, 144 Barr Street, Lexington, Ky.



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STREETER, HARLEY RICHARD, hospital apprentice, fir.st class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Puget Sound, Wash., May 29, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 9, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Streeter, Fairhaven, Vt.
STREFF, JACOB JOSEPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 21, 1918.
Died : Navy rifle range, Camp Logan, 111., September 27, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Wife, Mrs. Anna Streff, GG8 Geneva Street, Burlington, Wis.
STREGER, JACOB, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., April 30, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., September 8, 1918.
Cause : Endocarditis, chronic.
Next of kin: Father, Samuel Streger, 80 Church Street, New Rochelle,

N. Y.

STREIT, CHRISTIAN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., June 5, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 4, 1918.
Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.
Next of kin : Mother, Caroline Streit, 289 Quinnipiac Avenue, New Haven,

Conn.
STRELOW, ARTHUR CHARLES, landsman, electrician (R), United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., July 25, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 25, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.
Next of kin: Mother, Henrietta Amelia Strelow, 2334 North Kostner

Avenue, Chicago, 111.

STREMME, WILLIAM HENRY, electrician, first class (R), United States Navy.
Enlisted: Chicago, 111., July 14, 1917.

Died: United States naval hospital, New Orleans. La., October 24, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Julia Stremme, Gypsum, Colo.
STREPEY, GEORGE EDWARD, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Louisville, Ky., July 19, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital. Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Lillio Linnie Strepey, 622 Fehr Avenue, Louisville, Ky.
STRETCH, HARLAM JAMES, quartermaster, second class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Albany, N. Y., December 14, 1917.

Died : Naval aviation headquarters, Paris, France, March 18, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, George Stretch, 67 Lambert Street, Meriden, Conn.
RTRIBLING, JOHN WILLIAM, oiler, United States Navy.
Enlisted: U. S. S. Cincinnati, October 26, 1916.
Died : U. S. S. (JJiavncey, November 19, 1917.
Cause: Lost life when vessel was sunk.
Next of kin : Father, John Stribling, W T aring, Tex.



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STRICKLIN, CLARENCE EVEBAGE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Parkersburg, W. Va., May 1, 1918.

Died : U. S. S. New Mexico, October 4, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Mrs. Treva Stricklin, 178 Boyliston Avenue, Newark,

Ohio.
STBOHMEYEB, CLIFFORD, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., August 7, 1918.

Died : United States naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., November 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, Frederick Strohmeyer, 525 Kearney Avenue, Arling-
ton, N. J.
STBONG, FBANCIS OLNEY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Birmingham, Ala., July 9, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Elisha David Strong, R. D. No. 5, Ashland, Ala.
STRONG, JOHN RAY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Dawson U. Strong, R. F. D. No. 2, Pocahontas, Iowa.
STUART, BEN CHESTER, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., August 9, 1916.

Died : U. S. S. Pittsburgh, October 21, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Charlie H. Stuart, 1905 Mastem Street, Corpus

Christi, Tex.
STUART, JAMES WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Charleston, S. C., April 5, 1917.

Died : United States naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., May 10, 1917.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Tom Stuart, Marion, S. C.
STUBBLEFIELD, LLOYD WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., September 22, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., December 28, 1917.

Cause: Meningitis, cerebrospinal.

Next of kin : Mother, Eva Stubblefield, Toston, Mont.
STUCK, PERCY CLAYBORNE, ship's cook, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., September 9, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., August 22, 1918.

Cause : Burns.

Next of kin : Mother, Sophy Lutz, 945 East Raymond Street, Indianapolis,

Ind.
STUDER, DENNIS HENRY, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Des Moines, Iowa, August 6, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Amandus Studer, post-office box 32, Westley, Iowa.



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STUDEB, ELIOT WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., August 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 19, 1918.

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Fannie Studer, 45 Burlingame Avenue, Detroit, Mich.
STTJDT, RAYMOND JOSEPH, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Johnstown, Pa., December 4, 1917.

Died : At home awaiting orders, January 24, 1918.

Cause: Acute Bright's disease.

Next of kin : Father, Harry Elmer Studt, 150 Sheridan Street, Johnstown,

Pa.
STUMPF, ALFRED PETEK, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Washington, D. C., January 4, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., October 26, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Helen Stumpf, 1818 Franklin Street, Pitts-
burgh, Pa.
SUDDITH, JENNINGS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Columbia, S. C., June 24, 1918.

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

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

Next of kin : Mother, Alice Suddith, 11 Hale Street, Greenville, S. C.
StJLLENs, JAMES LYMAN, electrician, third class (G), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Portland, Oreg., December 10, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 30, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Addie Sullins, Prairie City, Oreg.
SULLIVAN, BALEY CHAT, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., October 5, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 25, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Annie Couch Sullivan, Elk City, Okla.
SULLIVAN, JAMES DAVID, pharmacist's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Little Rock, Ark., May 2, 1917.

Died : France, October 5, 1918.

Cause: Wounds.

Next of kin : Father, John Sullivan, Lonoke, Ark.
SULLIVAN, EDWAED DEWEY, coxswain, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Benton Harbor, Mich., July 14, 1917.

Died : Norwegian Hospital, October 20, 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia and myocarditis.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. R. C. Johnson, Muskegon Heights, Mich.
SULLIVAN, EDWARD VINCENT, coppersmith, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., September 18, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. M anley, March 19, 1918.

Cause: Injuries.

Next of kin : Mother, Ellen Sullivan, 102 Truxton Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
SULLIVAN, FRANK CHAS., apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., Navy Receiving Station, August 9, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., May 18, 1918.

Cause : Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, James Sullivan, 160 Division Street, Coldwater, Mich.



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SULLIVAN, FRANK THOMAS, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., July 7, 1017.

Died : U. S. S. Los Anodes, July 23, 1918.

Cause: Alcoholic poisoning.

Next of kin: Father, Edward Sullivan, 2236 North Kenneth Avenue, Chi-
cago, 111.

SULLIVAN, JAMES MICHAEL, landsman ship fitter, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Bridget Sullivan, 10 Gertrose Street, Roxbury, Mass,
SULLIVAN, JAMES MICHAEL, carpenter's mate (A), United States Navy.

Enlisted : Snn Diego, Calif., June 13, 101G.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., July G, 1918.

Cause: Cirrhosis of liver.

Next of kin: Aunt, Gertrude Merrill, 2332 Olive Street, St. Louis, Mo.
SULLIVAN, JOSEPH CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, seaman, United States Navy.

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

Died : Willard Parker Hospital, New York, N. Y., October 12, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Margaret Sullivan, 121 Gage Street, Saginaw, Mich.
SULLIVAN, JOSEPH W ALTER, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Margaret Sullivan, Mize, Miss.
SULLIVAN, MATTHEW DANIEL, machinist's mate, second class, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 21, 1917.

Died : U. S. Subchaser 851, April 1C, 1918.

Cause: Fatal submersion.

Next of kin: Father, Timothy Sullivan, 1632 Benson Avenue, Brooklyn,

N. Y.
SULLIVAN, WHARTON REESE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Birmingham, Ala., May 28, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital r New York, N. Y., December 24, 1917.

Cause: Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Martha E. Sullivan, Grady, Ala.
SULLIVAN, WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., June 7, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Jewell Woolen Sullivan, R. F. D. No. 8, Carlinville,

111.

SUNDERLAND, FREDERICK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., November S, 191S.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Aunt, Blanche White, R. F. D. No. 3, Eau Claire, Wis.



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SUNDERLIN, GEORGE HERBERT, storekeeper, third class, United States Naval

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Oscar M. Sunderlin, COG Hancock Street, Hancock,

Mich.

SUNDQUIST, GUSTAF ADOLF, chief special mechanic, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Cleveland, Ohio, May 4, 1918.

Died : French Radio Construction Headquarters, France, August 25, 1918.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin: Wife, Matilda Sundquist, 2321 West Thirty-eighth Street,

Cleveland, Ohio.

STJPEENAULT, GEORGE THOMAS, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

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

Died: Navy Rifle Range, Peekskill, N. Y., October 15, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Clara Supernault, 30 Court Street, Lapeer, Mich.
SUEATT, WILLIAM URIAH, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Yorktown, Va., May 7, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Alccdo, November 5, 1917.

Cause: Lost at sea, sinking of vessel.

Next of kin : Mother, Lula Witt, North Fork, W. Va.
SUSANK, CLYDE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., July 23, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Fattier, Anthony Susank, Hoisington, Kans.

SUSMAN, DAVE, landsman machinist's mate (A.), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: St. Louis, Mo., July 1G, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Gussie Susman, 5095 Maple Avenue, St. Louis, Mo.
SUTCLIFFE, HARRY HAMMOND, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New London, Conn., July 20, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., October 3, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Harry Sutcliffe, 30 Courtland Street, Westerly, R. I.
SUTER, RICHARD WILLIAM, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Houston, Tex., April 5, 1917.

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

Cause: Septicemia.

Next of kin : Brother, Alfred A. Suter, 4907 Avenue R, Galveston, Tex.
SUTHERLAND, CONRAD ARTHUR, ship's cook, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : 51 Chambers Street, New York City, N. Y., February 14, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 12, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Jane Sutherland, St. Lucia, British West Indies.



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SUTTON, LESTER ADELBERT, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Mable Alf reda Sutton, Corunna, Mich.
SWAFFORD, JESSE TAYLOR, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Little Rock, Ark., April 10, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Von Steuben, September 6, 1918.

Cause: Washed overboard.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Sarah Swafford, Lexington, Tenn.
SWAN, HERBEKT ARNOLD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Ulcer of duodenum.

Next of kin : Father, Edward D. Swan, 1111 Park Street, Stoughton, Wis.
SWANNER, HENRY CECIL, chief boatswain's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Norfolk, Va., December 30, 1914.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin: Father, James W. Swanner, 104 North Fifth Street, East

McCormick, Mo.

SWANSON, HENRY HERMAN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., May 21, 1918.

Died: Naval base hospital No. 5, October 1, 1918.

Caure: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : -Father, John A. Swanson, Spirit, Wis.

SWANTON, HAROLD RICHARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Buffalo, N. Y., April 15, 1918.

Died : Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, 111., August 4, 1918.

Cause: Drowned.

Next of kin: Mother, Sarah A. Swanton, 181 Sherman Street, Rochester,

N. Y.
SWART, HERBERT C., seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Brooklyn, N. Y., December 1, 1917.

Died : Receiving ship at New York, N. Y., January 6, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, William Swart, R. F. D. No. 4, Kingston, N. Y.
SWEARENGEN, WILLIE WAVERLY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Starkville, Miss., October 1, 1918.

Died: New Orleans, La., October 9, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Jasper N. Swearengen, Tillatoba, Miss.
SWEARINGER, WIRT ISAAC, seaman, second class United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died: Naval hospital, Portsmouth, N. H., September 24, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin: Father, Robert S. Swearinger, Glasgow, Mo.



715

SWEATT, DUKE EDGAE, fireman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Dallas, Tex., May 27, 1916.
Died: U. S. S. Comfort, September 23, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Effie Lane Sweatt, Orlando, Okla.
SWEENEY, ALLEN, chief water tender, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Boston, Mass., June 5, 1916.
Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., March 27, 1918.
Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.
Next of kin: Brother, Edward Sweeney, 198 Harve Street, East Boston,

Mass.
SWEENEY, CECILIA AGNES, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : New London, Conn., March 30, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, New London, Conn., October 10, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.
Next of kin: Mother, Mary Sweeney, 331 Huntington Street, New London,

Conn.

SWEENEY, JAMES TEEEANCE, oiler, United States Navy.
Enlisted : New York, N. Y., February 29, 1916.
Died : U. S. S. Jacob Jones, December 6, 1917.
Cause: Killed in action.
Next of kin: Brother, Thomas J. Sweeney, 104 West Thirty-sixth Street,

New York City, N. Y.

SWEENEY, WILLIAM FRANCIS, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Boston, Mass., August 22, 1917.
Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.
Cause : Passenger on board missing Cyclops.
Next of kin : Wife, Duria Breeder Sweeney, 283 Bedford Street, Fall River,

Mass.

SWEENEY, WILLIAM LEWIS, engineer, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, July 24, 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 : Father, Daniel Sweeney, Givens, Ohio.
SWEENEY, WILLIAM PEEKINS, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Louisville, Ky., August 5, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 25, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Lavina E. Sweeney, Science Hill, Ky.
SWEETING, ALFRED ALEXANDER, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., December 14, 1917.
Died : U. S. S. President Lincoln, May 31, 1918.
Cause : Lost when vessel was sunk.

Next of kin : Wife, Florence Sweeting, 145 West One hundred and thirty-
sixth Street, New York, N. Y.



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SWEETING, CARLYLE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled : New York City, N. Y., May 15, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 7, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Wife, Anna Sweeting, 411 West Twenty-sixth Street, New
York, N. Y.

SWEETING, FLOYD AKNOLD, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : U. S. S. Solace, October 9, 1918. Died on board U. S. S. Solace while
attached to U. S. S. Iowa.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Frank Arnold Sweeting, R. F. D., Spencerport, N. Y.
SWENSON, HAROLD SIGFKID, carpenter's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Minneapolis, Minn., December 22, 1910.

Died : Naval hospital, New York, N. Y., March 18, 1918.

Cause: Valvular disease, chronic cardiac.

Next of kin : Father, Peter J. Swenson, 2218 Twenty-second Street, Superior,

Wis.
SWENSON, JOHN ADOLF, chief carpenter's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Pensacola, Fla., July 31, 1915.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., June 24, 1917.

Cause: Capsulatus infection.

Next of kin : Wife, Alma K. Swenson, 13 Marion Street, Boston, Mass.
SWENSON, SHERMAN, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Milwaukee, Wis., July 23, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Andrew Swenson, Route No. 1, Box 34, Detroit Har-
bor, Wis.
SWINBTJRN, GEORGE WASHINGTON, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Houston, Tex., December 15, 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 : Mother, Sallie Swinburn, Teague, Tex.
SWING, ERICK CONRAD, carpenter's mate, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Salt Lake City, Utah, June 13, 1917.

Died : Marine hospital, Chicago, 111., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Erick Swing, Carlyle, Mont.

SWINNERTON, DAVID, coppersmith, second class, TJnited States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Boston, Mass., November 17, 1917.

Died: Naval repair base, Eastleigh, England, October 5, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Jane Swinnerton, 158 Pleasant Street, Cambridge,
Mass.



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SWITAY, JOHN ANTHONY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Wilkes-Barre, Pa., July IS, 1918.

Died - Naval hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., October 14, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Yesgash, 717 West Mulberry Street, Shamokin.

Pa.
SWITZER, VERNON ROY, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, John W. Switzer, R. F. D. No. 1, Gladwin, Mich.
SWOVELAND, ROY B., oiler, United States Naval Reserve Force.
. Enrolled : U. S. S. Cyclops, May 24, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Mother, Nettie Swoveland, 513 Clifford Street, Roanoke, Va.
SYDELL, CLIFFORD JOSEPH, seaman, second class. United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., February 7, 1918.

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

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Grandmother, Katherine Laughly, 21 Maywood Street, Rox-

bury, Mass.
SYFRET, DANIEL WEBSTER, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Atlanta, Ga., -October 31, 1917.

Died: Hospital, Gainsville, Ga., while attached to naval station, Atlanta,
Ga., October 25, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia following influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Mary Hamlin Syfret, 15 Lindsey Street, Reidsville, N. C.
SYKES, HENRY, mess attendant, third class. United States Navy.

Enlisted: Norfolk, Va., October 23, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk (Va.) naval operating base, November 2,
1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Cecelia Sykes, Aberdeen, Miss.

SYLVESTER, BRYL EDWIN, quartermaster, second class (A.), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Minneapolis, Minn., November 21, 1917.

Died : Naval air station, Pensacola, Fla., June 19, 1918.

Cause : Killed in seaplane accident.

Next of kin : Mother, Hattie Sylvester, Plainview, Minn.

SYLVESTER, LENA MARY, yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : At home, 33 Blackstoue Street, Cambridge, Mass., September 24, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Pickard, 33 Blackstone Street, Cambridge,

Mass.
SZEWCZYK, FRANK, Jr., seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Pittsburgh, Pa., July 20, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Frank Szewczyk, 54 Barry Street. Pittsburgh, Pa.



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SZYMANSKI, ANTHONY ANDREW, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Newark, N. J., November 1, 1917.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Frances Szymanski, 467 Henderson Street, Jersey

City, N. J.

SZYKOWINSKI, BENJAMIN ANTHONY, machinists's mate, first class, United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Philadelphia, Pa., April 4, 1918.

Died : On leave from naval air station, Cape May, N. J., November 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Justina Bartkowski Szyrowinski, 496 Carber Street,

Plymouth, Pa.
TABEE, ROE ELMER, electrician, second class (R.), United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Francisco, Calif., April 10, 1914.

Died : U. S. S. Glacier, August 22, 1917.

Cause: Visceral sarcoma.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Minnie A. Taber, Billings, Mont.
TADDEO, JAMES, engineman, first class, United States Navy.



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