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World War I Casualties

Information collected and organized by Susan Duff-Erkel
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Citations listed below

Abbreviations
A.E.F = American Expedition Forces
(Information from Adjutant General Records)
DOA = Died of Accident
DOD = Died of Disease
DOW = Died of Wounds
KIA = Killed in Action
MIA = Missing in Action


Note: News items are listed at the Soldier News page.


Beaudine -- Chester -- C.
Serial Number: 2,144,021 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: MG Co 139 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 28-Sep-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Kent -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Brown -- Frank -- H.
Serial Number: 2,147,790 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co B 139 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 28-Sep-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Brush -- Wesley --
Serial Number: 2,163,356 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co D 119 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 29-Sep-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Brushvale -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Carroll -- Emmett --
Serial Number: 2,077,272 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co C 332 MG Bn
Status and Date: DOD -- 6-Oct-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Routhsay/Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Das -- Henry --
Serial Number: 2,110,699 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co. C, 58th Infantry Regiment, 4th Division
Status and Date: KIA -- 19-Jul-1918
Burial: Aisne-Marne American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Breckenridge -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Duncan -- Frank --
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Corporal -- Marine Corps
Division: 5th USMC Regiment, 2nd Division
Status and Date: DOW -- 6-Oct-1918
Burial: Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Foxholm -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Edner -- Keith -- M.
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: KIA -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Campbell -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Ellingson -- Knut --
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: DOW -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Grovum -- Louis -- T.
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: DOW -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Kent -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Haraldson -- Thomas --
Serial Number: 2,162,859 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co A 131 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 9-Aug-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Doran -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1] USATS: Outgoing Leviathan 5/22/1918, Next of Kin Mother Gena Haraldson from Doran Minn

Heraldson -- Thomas --
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: KIA -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Doran -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Johnson -- Theodore -- T
Serial Number: 2,160,676 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co D 119 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 10-Oct-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: 9/15/1887
Notes:
[1] USATS: Outgoing Port Dennison 6/6/1918, Next of Kin Mother Ingeborg Johnson Rothsay, Minnesota
[2] Draft Registration: Theodor Johnson; Residence Rothsay, MN DOB 9/15/1887 Born in Tanberg Minn
[3]
[4] Born in Tanberg, Minneosta

Leich -- Michael -- Peter
Serial Number: 2,087,501 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co M 354 Inf
Status and Date: DOD -- 10-Apr-1919
Burial: Marywood Cemetery, Aurora, Kane County, Illinois
Hometown & County: Barnesrll -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: 4/23/1894
Notes:
[1] Draft Registration: Michael P Leich, Residence Barnesrll Minn; DOB April 23 1894 born in Aurora Ill

Lien -- Louis -- A.
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: KIA -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Mohr -- Jack -- J.
Serial Number: 2,162,099 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co. I, 131st Infantry Regiment, 33rd Infantry Division
Status and Date: MIA -- 22-Oct-1918
Burial: Tablets of the Missing at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Mook -- Peter --
Serial Number: 555,541 ---Rank & Branch: Horseshoer -- A.E.F.
Division: 30th Infantry, 3rd Division, Headquarters Troop
Status and Date: KIA -- 6-Oct-1918
Burial: Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Breckenridge -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Nelson -- Clarence -- J.
Serial Number: 3,138,596 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co B 308 Inf
Status and Date: DOD -- 7-Oct-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Lawndale -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Otteson -- Hjalmer -- S.
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: DOW -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Wolverton -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Pelvit -- Gustave -- J.
Serial Number: - - - - - ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division:
Status and Date: DOW -- --/--/----
Burial:
Hometown & County: Breckenridge -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Poppel -- Henry -- C.
Serial Number: 2,160,914 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co E 119 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 10-Oct-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Wolverton -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Sandrock -- Oscar --
Serial Number: 2,161,848 ---Rank & Branch: Private --
Division: Co D 130 Inf 33 Div
Status and Date: DOW -- 6-Dec-1918
Burial: Lena Burial Park, Lena, Stephenson County, Illinois
Hometown & County: Foxhome -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: 6/6/1889
Notes:
[1] Draft Registration: Oscar Sandrock, Residence Foxhome Minn; DOB Jan 6 1889, Born in Lena Ill

Skriden -- Oscar --
Serial Number: 1,627,184 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co I 110 Inf
Status and Date: KIA -- 29-Sep-1918
Burial:
Hometown & County: Rothsay -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Weisser -- Frank -- R.
Serial Number: 2,110,317 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co. I, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Division
Status and Date: DOW -- 19-Sep-1918
Burial: St. Mihiel American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Tenney -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

Woytcke -- Robert -- Michael
Serial Number: 4,061,309 ---Rank & Branch: Private -- A.E.F.
Division: Co G, 3rd Pioneer Infantry Regiment
Status and Date: DOD -- 1-Oct-1918
Burial: Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery
Hometown & County: Doran -- Wilkin --- Birth Date: --/--/----
Notes:
[1]

CITATIONS:
- - - HonorStates.org Gold Star Casualty Search from Minnesota during World War I
- - - Honorstates.org; Accessed 3/26/2018
- - - American Soldiers of WWI
- - - abmc.gov
- - - Minn Military 1917-1918 by Ashley Katy Nuckols, Deaths, American Expeditionary Force 1917-1918
- - - COMMISSIONED AND ENLISTED PERSONNEL OF THE ARMY WHO ENTERED SERVICE FROM THE STATE OF MINNESOTA AND DIED WHILE MEMBERS OF THE AMERICAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCES. THE ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE WAR DEPARTMENT WASHINGTON OCTOBER 27, 1920. catalog.archives.gov
- - - Find a Grave




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