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Cause: Lost at sea.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Sarah Wing, 1245 Twenty-fourth Street, Detroit,

Mich.

WINGATE, EDMUND LEWIS, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., April 16, 1916.

Died : St. Nazaire, France, October 14, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Nora Sullivan Wingate, 1 Grand Street, Hartford,

Conn.
WINGER, CARL ROLLEN, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, November 19, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., May 1, 1918.

Cause: Aephrites, acute.

Next of kin: Mother, Ella May Winger, 3226 North Twenty-sixth Street,

Omaha, Nebr.
WINGERTER, LEO HERMAN, chief water tender, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. North Dakota, July 5, 1917.

Cause: Suicide.

Next of kin : Daughter, Janice Elnora Wingerter, Eagle, Wis.



789

WINKKL, HERHEHT ARTHUR, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 20, 1918.
Died: Ninth, tenth, eleventh naval district, Great Lakes, 111., October 3,

1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Wilhelmina Winkel, Berlin, Wis.

WINKELMAN, FREDERICK WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, June 28, 1918.
Died : U. S. S. Solace, October 19, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.
Next of kin : Brother, Milton Winkelman, care of Rudolph Virchan, Myrtle*

Minn. f

WINKELMAN, PETER FREDERICK, seaman, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Chicago, 111., July 15, 1918.

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

Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Sophie Rooney Winkelman, 2600 South Fifty-ninth

Avenue, Cicero, 111.

WINKELMEYER, JOSEPH BENJAMIN, seaman, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., April 13, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Benjamin Winkelmeyer, R. F. D. No. 4, Kansas City,
Kans.

WINKLEBLACK, RALPH CARLis, landsman for machinist's mate (A.), United
States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Great Lakes, 111., June 14, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Nellie Winkleblack, Bushton, 111.

WINMILL, CHARLES FENTON, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., February 19, 1918.

Cause: Pleurisy, suppurative.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Agnes Winmill, 2306 East Fifth Street, Phila-
delphia, Pa.
WINN, HARRY ARTHUR, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Syracuse, N. Y., December 12, 1917.

Died Naval hospital, Newport, March 2, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Abe Winn, Oakville, N. Y.
WINNE, JOHN, Jr., seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

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

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

Cause: Lost at sea.

Next of kin : Father, John Winne, sr., 534 West One hundred and twenty-
fourth Street, New York, N. Y.



790

WINNINGHAM, ARTHUR, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: St. Louis, Mo., January 31, 1916.

Died : Naval hospital, Fort Lyon, Colo., July 20, 1918.

Cause: Tuberculosis, chronic pulmonary.

Next of kin : Charles Winningham, Meredosia, 111.

WINEOTH, ARTHUR CARL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Charles Frank Winroth, 213 Myrtle Street, Jamestown,

Chautauqua County, N. Y.
WINTERS, WILLIAM OTTO, water tender, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Philadelphia, Pa., October 23, 1917.

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

Cause : Lost his life when the ship was sunk by an enemy submarine.

Next of kin : Wife, Mary S. Winters, 1911 Moltke Avenue, Harrisburg, Pa.
WIRHOUSKY, JOSEPH, seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., December 15, 1917.

Died : Base Hospital No. 5, October 1, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Anna Wirhousky, 84 Albany Street, Poughkeepsie, N. Y,
WISE, EDWARD MCLEISH, yeoman, third class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: European waters, August 16, 1917.

Died : U. S. S. Fanning January 31, 1918.

Cause: Intestinal obstruction.

Next of kin: Mother, Elizabeth W. Ingram, 63 Prospect Avenue, Ingram,

Pa.
WISE, WILLIAM THOMAS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New Orleans, La., June 4, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1938.

Cause : On board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Jesse Wise, Glenniore, Ala.
WISEMAN, EDWARD JEROME, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Fall River, Mass., March 26, 1917.

Died: U. S. S. New York, February 11, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Ella M. Wiseman, 574 William Street, Fall River,



WISOTZKEY, SAMUEL CONRAD, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 19, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, William Wisotzkey, Rocks, Md.

WISSEL, WALTER ADOLPH, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, June 3, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, naval base, Norfolk, VSL., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Henry G. Wissel, 1040 Marshall Avenue, Cincinnati,
Ohio.



791

WISSMANN, FitEDEKicK ALFRED, quartermaster, second class (A), United States

Navy.

Enlisted: New York, N. Y., February 15, 1918.
Died : Naval air station, Killingholme, October 28, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Mary Wissinaim, 333 East One hundred and fifty-
fourth Street, New York, N. Y.
WISSMANN, OTTO WILLIAM, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled: Camp Logan, 111., January 8, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., September 27, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.
Next of kin : Father, George Carl Wissmann, 122 Pigeon Street, Jackson,

Mich.
WISWALL, GEORGE HOWARD, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Albany, N. Y., May 10, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 8, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.
Next of kin: Mother, Ella Mary Wiswall, 1159 McQuade Avenue, Utica,

N. Y.

WITT, ALBERT, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled: Louisville, Ky., May 17, 1918.
Died: Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 22, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Grandfather, William Webb, Glasgow, Ky.
WITT, GEORGE DOUGLAS, pharmacist's mate, first class, United States Navy.
Enlisted: Portland, Oreg., June 17, 1917.

Died : Company A, Sixth Machine Gun Battalion, France, October 26, 1918.
Cause: Wound received in action.

Next of kin : Father, George M. Witt, Harrington, Wash.
WITT, JAKE RALPH, landsman for electrician (R), United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled: Indianapolis, Ind., June 7, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 28, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Ida Belle Witt, R. R. No. 9, Lebanon, Ind.
WITTA, JACOB, fireman, third class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Milwaukee, Wis., May 31, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 24, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Brother, Charles Witta, Stevens Point, Wis.

WITZEL, BERNARD JOSEPH, machinist's mate, second class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Rochester, N. Y., August 10, 1916.
Died : U. S. S. Marietta, October 22, 1918.
Cause : Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Frances Witzel, Coldwater, N. Y.
WIZEMAN, RICHARD TOM, ship's cook, fourth class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., May 28, 1917.

Died: Naval hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., September 27, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Henrietta Wizeman, 802 South Fourth Street, St
Louis, Mo.



792

WODICKA. LAWRENCE PAUL, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

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

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Schwarz Wodicka, 3406 Winnebago Street,

St. Louis, Mo.
WOLD, WALTER, fireman, first class, United States Navy.

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

Died : U. S. S. Newport News, October 13, 1918.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Father, Lambert J. Wold, Vermillion, S. Dak.
WOLF, CORNELIUS ANTHONY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Des Moines, Iowa, July 6, 1918.

Died: Cumberland Street Hospital, Brooklyn, N. Y., October 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Barbaric Wolfe, box 396, Wesley, Iowa.
WOLF, WILLIAM ROBERT, fireman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., April 19, 1917.

Died: Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Father, Frank L. Wolf, 1512 East Chast Street, Baltimore, Md.
WOLFE, EDWARD CHARLES, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : New Haven, Conn., May 31, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Celia Julia Wolfe, 164 Thomas Street, West Haven,

Conn.

WOLFF, Louis EDWARD, landsman electrician (R), United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Buffalo, N. Y., May 7, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Magdalene Wolff, 977 Michigan Avenue, Buf-
falo, N. Y.
WOLFORD, ROBERT SAMUEL, quartermaster, second class. United States Navy.

Enlisted : Philadelphia, Pa., January 20, 1917.

Died : U. S. sub chaser 219, October 9, 1918.

Cause: Injuries received in flre.

Next of kin: Father, Frank Wolford, 205 Columbia Avenue, Cumberland,

Md.
WOLFSON, BERTON FIXEL, electrician, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Chicago, 111., April 20, 1917.

Died : Steamship Orion, October 5, 1918.

Cause : Brain tumor.

Next of kin : Father, Morris Wolfson, 1431 South Sawyer Avenue, Chicago,

111.

WOLK, IRVING MONTAIGNE, mess attendant, third class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : New York, N. Y., May 27, 1918.

Died : Third Naval District, New York, October 6, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Annie Wolk, 601 West One hundred and seventy-
second Street, New York, N. Y.



793

WOLVERTON, JOHN BOYD, chief boatswain's mate, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., June 6, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Chelsea, Mass., September 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Adele Boyd Spaulding, 1619 R Street, Washington,

D. C.
WOOD, FLOYD EUGENE, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Portland, Oreg., June 26, 1918.

Died : Naval training camp, Seattle, Wash., October 7, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Flora Wood, Cheney, Wash.

WOOD, FRED ELWAYNE, machinist's mate, second class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Kansas City, Mo., June 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Charles Emery Wood, 208 North Sycamore Street,

lola, Kans.
WOOD, HENRY EAMES, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., September 18, 1917.

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

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, Edward E. Wood, 309 Elm Street, Northampton, Mass.
WOOD, KLEO'N LEVIRDA, seaman, United States i\avy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., June 13, 1917.

Died : Armed draft detail, New York, June 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, George Wood, Oblong, 111.
WOOD, LAWRENCE LOCKHARTS, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Brooklyn, N. Y., April 24, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., June 6, 1917.

Cause: Pleurisy suppurative.

Next of kin : Father, Benjamin H. Wood, Oak and Center Streets, Cedar-
hurst, Long Island, N. Y.
WOOD, LEONARD ROFORD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Oklahoma City, Okla., September 19, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., February 9, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Ellen Wood, Loce, Okla.
WOOD, THOMAS LYNCH, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Pittsburgh, Pa., July 15, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Winfield Scott Wood, 16 Morgantown Street, Fair-
chance, Pa.
WOOD, WILLIAM HENRY, gunner's mate, second class (T), United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., May 1, 1916.

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

Cause: Killed in explosion.

Next of kin : Mother, Virginia Wood, 144 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, Calif.



794

WOOD, WILLIAM TOMS, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., June 1, 1917.

Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.

Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.

Next of kin : Brother, C. M. Wood, Kinsley, Kans.

WOODAED, FRANK H., mess attendant, first class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Pelhain Bay Park, N. Y., December 12, 1917.

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

Cause: Lost when vessel was destroyed.

Next of kin : Brother, Charles Woodard, U. S. S. Leviathan.
WOODAED, STEPHEN LEE NELSON, seaman, second class, United States Naval

' Reserve Force.

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

Died : Great Lakes, 111., October 2, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Sister, Mary E. Thurman, Lawreuceburg, Ky.
WOODCOCK, WILLIAM DEAN, electrician, first class (R), United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Buffalo, N. Y., April 12, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George M. Woodcock, 279 Highland Avenue, Buffalo,

N. Y.

WOODCOME, LEO HECTOK, hospital apprentice, first class, United States Naval
Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Boston, Mass., April 6, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Mrs. Margaret Woodcome, 12 Water Street Lane,

Fitchburg, Mass.

WOODFIELD, WALTER LINCOLN, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., May 28, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Mare Island, Calif., October 24, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Father, Lincoln Woodfield, 681 San Jose Avenue, San Fran-
cisco, Calif.
WOODROW, THEODORE ELSWORTH, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Ishpeming, Mich., December 15, 1917.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., April 10, 1918.

Cause : Lobar pneumonia.

Next of kin: Mother, Kate Jensen, 225 Colernan Street, Marinette, Wis.
WOODRUFF, HEESCHEL, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Indianapolis, Ind., May 13, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Naval Base, Va., October 3, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Father, John W. Woodruff, 130 East Dayton Street, South

Bend, Ind.
WOODRUFF, ROBERT ELSWORTH, yeoman, first class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : New York, N. Y., July 6, 1916.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., March 29, 1918.

Cause : Pneumonia, broncho.

Next of kin : Father, Henry S. Woodruff, New Providence, N. J.



795

WOODEUFF, WILLIAM ARTHUR, Jr., fireman, third class, 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, William A. Woodruff, 512 Fifteenth Street, Sioux

City, Iowa.

WOODS, ALLEN JAY, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled: Des Moines, Iowa, May 17, 1918.

Died : Naval training station, Great Lakes, 111., September 18, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin: Mother, Margaret Woods, Maquoketa, Iowa.
WOODS, HOMEB JAMES, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Chicago, 111., June 4, 1917.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Mary Louisa Woods, 757 Maple Avenue, Blue Island,

111.
WOODS, JEFF RAYMOND, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Peoria, 111., June 4, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ida May Woods, Newton, 111.
WOODS, KYLE, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Parkersburg, W. Va., December 11, 1917.

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

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin : Father, W. R. Woods, Alderson, W. Va.
WOODWARD, EARL, ship's cook, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : St. Louis, Mo., June 1, 1917.

Died : Navy Base Hospital No. 5, June 14, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Father, George Woodward, 4727 Cupples Place, St. Louis, Mo.
WOODWARD, THEON HARVEY, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled: Portland, Me., June 19, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Gulfport, Miss., October 15, 1918.

Cause: Influenza; broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Wife, Mary Katherine Woodward, Canton, Me.
WOODWORTH, EDWARD, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Indianapolis, Ind., February 27, 1917.

Died : S. S. Cacique, July 18, 1917.

Cause: Explosion on board S. S. Florence.

Next of kin : Guardian, Ida M. Overnyer, Orphans Home, Fort Wayne, Ind.
WOODWORTH, HORACE CAMPBELL, electrician, third class (R), United States
Navy.

Enlisted: Boston, Mass., May 21, 1917.

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

Cause: Explosion on board S. S. Florence.

Next of kin: 'Mother, Mrs. Julius C. Woodworth, 54 Pleasant Street, Hyde
Park, Mass.



796

WOODY, BENEDICT, fireman, third class, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 20, 1918.
Died : U. S. S. Oklahoma, October 21, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Brother, John Woody, Park Falls, Wis.
WOOLDEIPGE, FRANK ELMER, musician, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled: Great Lakes, 111., July 3, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., October 2, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Lillie Wooldridge, Gifford, 111.
WOOLDRIDGE, HARVEY, fireman, third class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Baltimore, Md., November 30, 1917.
Died : U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga, September 30, 1918.
Cause : Lost when U. S. A. C. T. Ticonderoga was sunk.
Next of kin: Sister, Mabel Petellat, 738 South Curley Street, Baltimore,.

Md.
WOOLLEY, ALBERT FRED, hospital apprentice, second class, United States Naval

Reserve Force.

Enrolled : San Francisco, Calif., July 6. 1917.
Died : Naval hospital, League Island, Pa., March 26, 1918.
Cause: Pneumonia.
Next of kin : Mother, Harriet Melvina Woolley, 135 Hollywood Avenue, SaD

Jose, Calif.

WOOLLEY, FRANK LESTER, machinist's mate, first class, United States Navy.
Enlisted : Detroit, Mich., July 25, 1917.
Died : Navy collier Cyclops, June 14, 1918.
Cause : Member of crew on board missing Cyclops.
Next of kin : Mother, Mrs. Mae Woolley, 807 Market Street, Parkersburg,

W. Va.

WOOLLEY, HAROLD TOWNSEND, seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.
Enrolled : New York, N. Y., April 30, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 6, 1918.
Cause: Leukemia.

Next of kin : Father, Daniel S. Woolley, Great Neck, Long Island.
WOOLVERTON, WILLIAM EGGART, fireman, third class, United States Naval Re-
serve Force.

Enrolled : Newark, N. J., April 15, 1918.
Died : Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 8, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Emma Woolverton, 613 Walnut Avenue, Trenton, N. J.
WOOSENCRAFT, PERRY RUSSELL, landsman musician, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled : Milwaukee, Wis., June 17, 1918.
Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 25, 1918.
Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Mother, Ella Cole Woosencraft, box 133, Dunbar, Wis.
WORDEN, JAMES LESTER, seaman, second class, United States Naval Reserve

Force.

Enrolled: Newark, N. J., July 1, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Pelham Bay Park, N. Y., October 15, 1918.
Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.
Next of kin : Father, Benjamin B. Worden, Forked River, N. J.



797

WORKMAN, CLAEENCE ALBERT, storekeeper, second cla^s, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Pensacola, Fla., October 15, 1915.

Died : U. S. S. Princess Matoika, October 5, 1918.

Cause : Broncho-pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, James B. Workman, Flora, 111.
WORNELL, GEORGE, boilermaker, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., October 25, 1915.

Died: U. S. S. Chawice]/, November 19, 1917.

Cause: Drowning.

Next of kin : Friend, Harry C. Smith, San Francisco, Calif.
WORTHINGTOX, DOUGLAS G., chief yeoman. United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cavite, P. I., March 24, 1916.

Died: 301 Market Street, San Francisco, Calif., November 8, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Hazel M. Worthington, 178 Eureka Street, San Fran-
cisco, Calif.
WORTHY, Lucious, apprentice seaman, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Charleston, S. C., October 25, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Charleston, S. C., November 9, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Sister, Mattie Townsley, Thomaston, Ga.
WRAY, CLARENCE EDISON, pharmacist's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted: Des Moines, Iowa, "May 10, 1917.

Died : Naval station, Great Lakes, 111., March 10, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin: Mother, Anna Rebacca Wray, Milton, Iowa.
WREATH, GEORGE CLARENCE, plumber and fitter, United States Navy.

Enlisted: San Francisco, Calif., November 14, 1917.

Died : Navy station, Mare Island, Calif., October 22, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Wife, Anna Wreath, 602 Madison Street, Oakland, Calif.
WREDE, HOWARD WILLIAM, yeoman, second class, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled: Cincinnati, Ohio, April 10, 1918.

Died: Naval hospital, Norfolk, Va., October 8, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Father, Albert Wrede, North Baltimore, Ohio.
WRIGHT, CLYDE AVON, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : San Diego, Calif., July 6, 1918.

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

Cause: Appendicitis acute.

Next of kin: Mother, Eudavilla McClelland, 2765 Newton Avenue, San

Diego, Calif.

WRIGHT, FRANK ALBERT, landsman for machinist's mate (A), United States
Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Cincinnati, Ohio, July 15, 1918.

Died : Naval hospital, Great Lakes, 111., September 29, 1918.

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, George Wilson Wright, Delta, Ohio.
WRIGHT, GAVIN, seaman, second class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Providence, R. I., August 5, 1918.

Died: Boston, Mass., September 17, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia, lobar.

Next of kin : Mother, Elizabeth Wright, 196 Grove Street, Lonsdale, R, I.



798

WRIGHT, GILBERT LIVINGSTON, gunner's mate, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Key West, Fla., May 21, 1918.

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

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Helen May Wright, 160 Willet Court, Jamaica, Long

Island, N. Y,
WRIGHT, JOHN DOWDELL, landsman for yeoman, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Kansas City, Mo., April 17, 1917.

Died : Naval hospital, Newport, R. I., May 13, 1917.

Cause: Cerebrospinal fever.

Next of kin: Mother, Cecelia Wright, 822 Ottawa Street, Leavenworth,

Kans.
WRIGHT, WILLIAM BORDOIN, fireman, third class, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Richmond, Va., July 23, 1918.

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

Cause: Influenza.

Next of kin : Father, Benjamin F. Wright, Elk Hill, Va.

W&IGHT, WILLIAM MOSBY, plumber and fitter, United States Naval Reserve
Force.

Enrolled : Norfolk, Va., August 8, 1917.

Died : Riverside Hospital, Newport News, Va., October 13, 1918.

Cause: Pneumonia.

Next of kin : Mother, Rosie Addelie Wright, 815 Thirtieth Street, Newport

News, Va.
WROTENBERY, WILLIAM, apprentice seaman, United States Naval Reserve Force.

Enrolled : Dallas, Tex., June 18, 1918.

Died : San Francisco, Calif., August 18, 1918, twelfth naval district.

Cause : Pneumonia and injury to brain.

Next of kin : Father, Charlie Wrotenbery, Mount Selman, Tex.
WUEST, ROBERT HARRY, chief machinist's mate, United States Navy.

Enlisted : Cincinnati, Ohio, December 29, 1917.



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