The 32D ‘Red Arrow’ Veteran Association

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World War I

Roll of Honor for the

32D ‘Red Arrow’ Division

Surnames Bf through Bz

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Name

Rank

Narrative

211.   

Biagini, Severino (Serverino)

Pvt.

born ca. '97; hometown San Francisco, CA; served with Co. A, 127TH Inf.; DW 18 Oct. '18 at age 21; interred at San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, CA; not listed in 32D Div. in WW;

212.   

Biavaschi, Martin

Pvt.

NoK Barney Biavaschi, brother, Sodria, North Italy (nativity); hometown in MT; served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; KIA 4 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

213.   

Bicker, George C.

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Mary Bicker, NoK, Washington, MO (hometown); served with Co. C, 128TH Inf.; KIA 1 Aug. '18

214.   

Bierschbach, William Tony

Cpl.

born '92; NoK Sam Bierschbach, uncle, R. F. D. 1, Mt. Pleasant, MI (hometown); served with Co. E, 125TH Inf.; KIA 9 Oct. '18 at age 26; interred at Saint Michaels Cemetery, Remus, MI

215.   

Bigelow, Gordon

Pfc.

NoK Mrs. Orilla Bigelow, R. F. D. 2, Box 131, Anaheim, CA (hometown); served with 126TH Fld. Hosp., 107TH San. Tr.; KIA 19 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery, Romagne, France

216.   

Bilets, Peter

Pvt.

married Feodonia Bilets, NoK, Krevlin Volyhsk, Russia (nativity); hometown in NY; served with Co. A, 121ST MG Bn.; KIA 6 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

217.   

Bills, Claude W.

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Emilia Irolson, NoK, Mill, NE (hometown); served with Co. B, 120TH MG Bn.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

218.   

Binder, Louis J.

Pfc.

born ca. 1894; hometown Lincoln or Marshfield, WI; enlisted in WNG, likely Co. A, 2D Wis. Inf. or Co. K, 6TH Wis. Inf. at Marshfield, WI; assigned to Co. A, 127TH Inf. when 32D Div. was organized; Champagne; KIA (DW) 7 Aug. '18 at age 24; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; not listed in 32 Div. in WW

219.   

Bishell, Alfred (Alford) C.

Cpl.

born ca. '89; father Polete Bishell, NoK, Darlington, WI (hometown); served with Co. H, 127TH Inf.; ACC, accidental gunshot wound, 14 Jun. '18 at age 29; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

220.   

Bissonnette, Charles J.

Cpl.

born ca. '90; NoK George Bissonnette, brother, Rhinelander, WI (hometown); WNG; served with Co. L, 127TH Inf.; Alsace trench service, Manspach, Fismes, Juvigny, Verdun, near Ecury; KIA 9 Nov. '18 at age 28; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

221.   

Bissonnette, Harold F.

Cpl.

born '97; son of William A. and Mary Bissonnette, father NoK, Charles City, IA (hometown); served with Btry. C, 120TH FA; DD in '18; interred at Calvary Cemetery, Charles City, IA

222.   

Bixby, Menzo John

Pfc.

born 20 Mar. '96 ('97); son of William D. and Louise B. Bixby; hometown Union Grove, WI; enlisted in Btry. F, 1ST Wis. FA Regt., WNG on 15 Jul. '17 at Racine, WI; assigned to Btry. F, 121ST FA Regt. when 32D Div. was organized; DD, pneumonia, 7 Mar. '18 at Hoboken, NJ at age 22 (21); 1st Union Grove Soldier to die in the war; interred at Union Grove Memorial Cemetery, Union Grove, WI; namesake of Menzo J. Bixby Post of American Legion at Union Grove, WI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

223.   

Bjerken, Helmer L.

Pvt.

father Lars B. Bjerken, NoK, Germantown, MN (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 28 Aug. '18

224.   

Bjorbeck, Lars

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. Ole Bjorbeck, Clear Brook, MN (hometown); served with Co. G, 128TH Inf.; KIA 5 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

225.   

Black, Charles Marion

Cpl.

born 3 Apr. '86 at Courtland, KS; son of Adam R. and Ida Black, mother NoK, R. F. D. 1, Everett, WA (hometown); entered service 3 Nov. '17 at Camp Lewis through Snohomish; transferred to Co. I, 162D Inf., 41ST Div. at Camp Mills 18 Nov.; after reaching France he was transferred to Co. L, 126TH Inf. on 3 May '18; battles include Alsace sector, Soissons, Château-Thierry, Fismes, Juvigny; promoted to Cpl. 8 Aug. '18; severely WIA 28 Aug. '18 by machine gun fire, in the right thigh, near Juvigny; DW 31 (30) Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; brother Pfc. Perry M.  Black served with 13TH Inf., 8TH Div.

226.   

Black, Morris

Pfc.

sister Mrs. Fannie Peltz, NoK, 518 S. Robinson St., Baltimore, MD (hometown); served with Co. H, 126TH Inf.; KIA 28 Aug. '18

227.   

Black, Thomas J.

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. S. J. Houghton, sister, 195 Midland Av., Highland Park, MI (hometown); served with Btry. I, 119TH FA (there was no Btry. I); KIA 29 Sep. '18

228.   

Blackmar, Maurice R.

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Mary I. Wheeler, NoK, Santa Fe, CA; hometown Santa Fe Springs, CA; Co. D, 125TH Inf.; KIA 1 Oct. '18

229.   

Blackwood, Bertice (Bertin) E.

Sgt.

born Sep. '92 at Tomah, WI; son of Elmer Scott and Emma M. (Burnham) Blackwood; married Mrs. B. E. Blackwood, NoK, Tomah, WI (hometown); WNG; served with Co. B, 121ST MG Bn.; Cierges; KIA 6 Oct. '18; LaGrange Cemetery, Tomah, WI

230.   

Bladyka, Ignatius K.

Pvt.

born 28 May '88 in Russia (nativity); hometown Detroit, MI; served with 128TH Inf.; KIA 30 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW; possibly same man as James Bladyka

231.   

Bladyka, James

Pvt.

NoK Casmer Bladyka, 864 Chene St., Detroit, MI (hometown); served with Co. A, 128TH Inf.; DW 30 Aug. '18; possibly same man as Ignatius K. Bladyka

232.   

Blair, Charley

Pvt.

NoK Winnie Blair, sister, 2011 E. 4th St., Chattanooga, TN (hometown); served with Co. E, 125TH Inf.; KIA 18 (9) Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

233.   

Blake, John P.

Pfc.

born '95; NoK Mrs. Della Blake, Boscobel, WI; hometown Baraboo, WI; enlisted in Co. A, 1ST Wis. Inf., WNG, at Reedsburg, WI; assigned to Co. A when 128TH Inf. was organized; Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne, Haute Alsace; KIA 29 Aug. '18 near Juvigny at age 22; 32D Div. in WW states 1 Sep.; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; also memorialized at Boscobel Cemetery, Boscobel, WI; namesake of John P. Blake Post No. 134 of American Legion in Boscobel

234.   

Blakeslee, Frank J.

Pvt.

son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman S. Blakeslee, mother NoK, Conifer, CO (hometown); served with Co. B, 128TH Inf.; KIA 13 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; ABMC lists him from MT & date of death as 9 Oct.

235.   

Blanford, Robert

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Victorine Blanford, NoK, West Louisville, KY (hometown); served with Co. A, 128TH Inf.; KIA 11 Nov. '18

236.   

Blank, Charles

Pvt.

born 3 Oct. '90 ('89) at Lomira, WI; father Henry Blank, 582 Elizabeth St., Fond du Lac, WI; NoK Edward Coles, South Byron, WI (hometown); father of Edward (age 3 and living with Charles sister when he died); served with Co. D, 121ST MG Bn.; WIA (incl. gassed and shell-shocked) 6 Aug. '18; arrived at Embarkation Hosp. at Ellis Island 27 Nov. '18; transferred to General Hosp. No. 21 at Denver, CO 30 Dec. '18; DD, diphtheria, 3 Apr. '19 at age 28 (WGSL states 3 Aug. '18); interred at Byron Cemetery, Byron, WI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

237.   

Blankertz, Walter T.

Sgt.

NoK Mrs. Carrie Blankertz, Dearborn, MI (hometown); served with Co. C, 120TH MG Bn.; KIA 1 Aug. '18

238.   

Blaschka, Frank A.

Pvt.

born ca. '99; mother Mrs. Rose Blaschka, NoK, 6 Lake St., Rhinelander, WI (hometown); WNG; served with Co. L, 127TH Inf.; Fismes, Juvigny, near Verdun; DW 15 Oct. '18 at age 19; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

239.   

Blase, Edward H.

Pvt.

born 7 Aug. '93; son of August Henry and Emma E. (Wessler) Blase, mother NoK, R. F. D. 4, Mexico, MO (hometown); Co. D, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18 (1 Aug.); interred at Elmwood Cemetery, Mexico, MO

240.   

Blaskoske, Anastazy Mjelde

Pvt.

born ca. 1892; NoK Anton Blaskoske, R. F. D. 7, Box 64, Stevens Point, WI (hometown); served with 127TH Inf.; Alsace, Fismes, Juvigny; MIA, presumed KIA, 4 Sep. '18 at age 26; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

241.   

Blevins, Willie

Pvt.

father George W. Blevins, NoK, Incline, KY (hometown); served with Co. A, 128TH Inf.; KIA 11 Nov. '18

242.   

Blixt, Gustave F.

Pvt.

mother, Mrs. Anna Nyberg, NoK, 1921 Warren Ave., Butte, MT (hometown); served with Co. A, 126TH Inf.; KIA 16 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

243.   

Block, Frank A.

Pfc.

born ca. '97; father Otto Block, NoK, 1381 30th St., Milwaukee, WI (hometown); WNG; Co. F, 127TH Inf.; Alsace, Château-Thierry, Cierges; KIA 1 Aug. '18 at age 21; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

244.   

Blockside, John E.

Pvt.

father Harry Blockside, NoK, 37 Atlantic Ave., Swampscot, MA (hometown); served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; KIA 2 Sep. '18

245.   

Bloedorn, Arno Oscar

Cpl.

born 12 Feb. '99; father Fred Bloedorn, NoK, Brillion, WI; hometown Manitowoc, WI; served with Co. H, 127TH Inf.; Aisne-Marne, Meuse-Argonne, defense sector, Haute Alsace; KIA 7 Oct. '18 at age 19; interred at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Brillion, WI

246.   

Blomberg, Henry S.

1st Lt.

born 3 Aug. '92 at Superior, WI; Jewish; son of Claus and Josephine Blomberg, Swedish immigrants; father arrived in U.S. in 1864 and enlisted to serve in Civil War; shortly after Henry was born, family moved to farm at Aitkin Co., MN; father preceded him in death; mother resided at 601 Holly Ave., St. Paul, MN, when Henry was killed; NoK Mrs. C. Blomberg, 2612 22nd St., Superior, WI (hometown); graduated Aitkin H. S.; enrolled in State Normal School at Superior, WI where he was a top debater, played football and baseball, and was athletic editor of Gitche Gumee, the school yearbook, graduated in '16; teacher at Virginia, MN during brief period between Mexican Border Crisis and mobilization for WWI; enlisted in Co. I, 3D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Superior, WI; Sgt. in that unit during Mexican Border Crisis; 1st Sgt. in that unit when it mobilized 15 Jul. '17; assigned to Co. I when 127TH Inf. was organized; commissioned at some point; 1st Lt. assigned to Co. D by the time the 127TH Inf. sailed for France aboard USS George Washington; earned DSC for his actions on 30 Aug. '18 near Juvigny, north of Soissons; also awarded Croix de Guerre “In operations at Juvigny led his command in a brilliant manner and captured prisoners.”; may have been promoted to Capt., most references list him 1st Lt. but some state Capt.; one reference states, “He was promoted to captain, but was too busy at the front to accept.”; may have been assigned to Co. M, 127TH Inf. at some point; KIA 4 Oct. (5 Oct.) '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; namesake of Henry S. Blomberg Post No. 847 of VFW at Superior, WI

247.   

Blumenthal, Alabel (A. Label)

Pvt.

born Lincoln, NE; NoK Mrs. Lena L. Blumenthal, 6130 Evans Ave., Chicago, IL (hometown); served with Med. Det., 128TH Inf.; earned DSC; KIA 3 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

248.   

Bock, Charles Ernest

Cpl.

born 5 Sep. '89 (9 Oct. '94); son of Henry and Anna Bock, Halfway, MI; hometown Ionia, MI; entered service at Camp Custer, MI; served with Co. D, 126TH Inf.; WIA 4 Oct. '18 at Froidos; DW 4 (5) Oct. '18; interred at St. Peter Cemetery, Eastpointe, MI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

249.   

Bodell, Lloyd Joseph

Cpl.

born 23 Dec. '95; hometown Monroe, MI; served with Co. I, 125TH Inf.; DW 6 Aug. '18; interred at Woodland Cemetery, Monroe, MI

250.   

Bodin, August

Pfc.

born 29 Aug. '90 ('81) at Ashland, WI; son of Nels Adolph and Elizabeth (Johnson or Johansson) Bodin, mother NoK, Washburn, WI (hometown); also had ties to Houghton, WI; enlisted in Co. D, 6TH Wis. Inf., WNG, at Washburn, WI ca. 5 Jun. '17; assigned to Co. B, 107TH Tr. HQ & MPs (107TH MP) when 32D Div. was organized; KIA 31 Aug. '18 (Jul. '18) at age 27 (37), killed by artillery fire while escorting POWs to a prison camp; repatriated and reinterred at Mount Hope Cemetery, Ashland, WI on 9 Jan. '21

251.   

Bodstuebner, Frank A.

Pfc.

father Oscar Bodstuebner, NoK, 59 West St., Rockville, CT (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18

252.   

Boerner, Edward

Mech.

age 25; NoK Mrs. Elizabeth Boerner, Antigo, WI (hometown); enlisted 27 Nov. '17; HQ Co., 128TH Inf.; KIA 22 (17) Oct. '18; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

253.   

Boettcher, Werner E. (Bottscher)

Pvt.

hometown Fort Atkinson, WI; served with 127TH Inf.; Soissons, Verdun; MIA, presumed KIA, 19 Oct. '18 at age 21; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

254.   

Bogdajewicz, Henry

Pfc.

born ca. 1880; hometown Milwaukee, WI; WNG; served with 126TH Inf.; Marne; DW 7 Aug. '18 at age 28; interred at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW or in 126WwG

255.   

Bohacz (Bonacz), Joe William

Cpl.

NoK Stanley Bohacz (Bonacz), Walker St., Bronson, MI (hometown); Mich. NG; served with Co. A, 126TH Inf.; KIA 2 (1) Aug. '18

256.   

Bohanon, Jesse

Pvt.

married Perl B. Bohanon, NoK, Central City, KY (hometown); served with Co. I, 127TH Inf.; KIA 21 Oct. '18

257.   

Bolin, Eugene Harold

Pvt.

born 7 Apr. '95 at Cannelton, IN; father Willis John and Amy (Dixon) Bolin, NoK, Cannelton, IN (hometown); farmer; entered service 27 May '18 at Cannelton, IN; trained with 44TH Co., 11TH Training Bn., 159TH Dep. Bde. at Camp Taylor, KY; sent to Camp Beauregard, LA and assigned to Co. M, 153D Inf.; left for France 6 Aug. '18;  39TH Div. designated replacement div. when it reached France; transferred to Co. D, 126TH Inf.; KIA 4 Oct. '18 near Gesnes; interred at Bolin Cemetery, Cannelton, IN

258.   

Bonau, Frank W.

Pfc.

born ca. '91; father Ferdinand Bonau, NoK, Mayville, WI (hometown); enlisted in Co. K, 2D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Beaver Dam, WI; assigned to Co. D when 127TH Inf. was organized; Alsace, Cierges; MIA 2 Aug. '18, presumed KIA, at age 27; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery; namesake of Bonau-Whereatt Post No. 69 of American Legion at Mayville; the other namesake was Pfc. Walter I. Whereatt, 107TH Fld. Sig. Bn., KIA 3 Aug., these 2 were first from Mayville killed in the war

259.   

Bond, James E.

Pvt.

born 31 Oct. '94; hometown Denison, TX; served with Co. F, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oakwood Cemetery, Denison, TX

260.   

Boneburg, Gerrit 'George' (Boneburgh, Bonenberg, Boneberg)

Cpl.

born 12 Mar. (May) '98; son of Jacob and Harriet 'Hattie' (Rozema) Boneburg (Boneburgh, Bonenberg, Boneberg), father NoK, Hudsonville, MI (hometown); enlisted in Mich. NG at Grand Rapids, MI, not long after war was declared; served with Co. K, 126TH Inf.; KIA 16 Oct. (15 Oct.) '18 by artillery shell in Bois de Bantheville, his cdr., 1st Lt. Avery C. Gilleo, was WIA by same shell; his buddy, Sgt. Elmer L. 'Lyle' Barnaby, Mich. NG, same unit, was KIA 17 Oct. '18; interred at Georgetown Township Cemetery, Hudsonville, MI

261.   

Bonnevie, Christian

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Gertrude Bonnevie, NoK, 193 Menahan St., Brooklyn, NY (hometown); served with Co. A, 121ST MG Bn.; KIA 10 Oct. '18

262.   

Boog, Homer H.

Pvt.

NoK William A. Keeter, R. F. D. 1, Holly Springs, GA (hometown); served with Co. L, 128TH Inf.; KIA 7 Oct. '18

263.   

Boone, Charles E.

Pvt.

mother Mrs. James T. Boone, NoK, 428 S. Washington Av., Etowah, TN (hometown); served with Co. D, 127TH Inf.; KIA 14 Oct. '18; interred at Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, TN

264.   

Boraback, Charles H.

Pfc.

mother Mrs. Elizabeth Boraback, NoK, Bancroft, MI (hometown); served with Btry. A, 119TH FA; KIA 12 Aug. '18

265.   

Boraschi, Gelindo (Golindo)

Pvt.

NoK Alexandra Boraschi (Barasche), Palanzane Parana, Italy (nativity); hometown Napa, CA; served with Co. H, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

266.   

Borgen, Raymond T.

Mus. 3cl.

born 1892; hometown Amherst, WI; WNG; served with 107TH Tr. HQ & MPs, some references state 101ST Tr. HQ & MPs, I suspect it is a typo, while not impossible, it is not likely he would have been transferred from 32D Div. to 26TH Div.; def. sec., Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne, Meuse-Argonne; DD, pneumonia, 13 Nov. '18 at age 26; repatriated and re-interred at Greenwood Cemetery, Amherst, WI on 5 Oct. '20; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

267.   

Borle, Omer

Sgt.

father Throphile Borle, NoK, R. F. D. 4, Mt. Pleasant, MI (hometown); served with Co. D, 126TH Inf.; KIA 5 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

268.   

Borondo, Phillip R. (Boronda)

Pvt.

mother Lucy Borondo, NoK, King City (King), CA (hometown); served with Co. D, 127TH Inf.; KIA 12 Oct. '18

269.   

Borst, James R.

Pfc.

NoK J. H. Borst, 147 Mechanic St., Big Rapids, MI (hometown); Mich. NG; served with Co. I, 126TH Inf.; KIA 9 Oct. '18

270.   

Bosnett, Alfred

Cpl.

served with Co. E, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18

271.   

Bostick, Raymond Ezra 'Ray'

2d Lt.

born 29 Mar. '90 at Cadilac, MI; son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Bostick, mother NoK, Manton, MI (hometown); graduated U. of Mich. in '13; elected prosecuting attorney for Wexford Co.; entered First Officers Training Camp at Ft. Sheridan, IL, assigned to Co. I; commissioned 15 Aug. '17; served at Camp Custer, then Camp Greene, SC; assigned to Co. A, 126TH Inf. at Camp MacArthur in Oct. '17; sailed for France Jan. '18; assigned to Sup. Co. on 21 Apr. '18; assigned to Co. C on 29 Apr. '18; attended Army Corps School 5 Jun.-12 Jul. '18; KIA 1 Aug. '18 near Cierges; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

272.   

Boswell, Giles D.

Pfc.

mother Mrs. Dave Boswell, NoK, Chatham, VA (hometown); served with Co. H, 126TH Inf.; KIA 28 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; 126TH Inf. history lists him as Charles B. Boswell

273.   

Bouder, Samuel

Pvt.

father Dave B. Bouder, NoK, R. F. D. 2, Powell, OH (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 9 Oct. '18

274.   

Boudreaux, Henry J.

Pvt.

hometown Belle Rose, LA; served with 128TH Inf.; DW 29 Nov. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

275.   

Boursaw, Garret

Cpl.

born Aug. '92; son of George and Christine (St. Andre) Boursaw; hometown St. Ignace or Gros Cap, MI; he and brother Pfc. Henry went to Ionia in summer of '17 to enlist in Co. E, 32D Mich. Inf., Mich. NG, to serve with their brother, Cpl. Isaac V. Boursaw (DW 23 Jun. '18); assigned to Co. D when 126TH Inf. was organized; DW 4 Oct. '18; interred at Gros Cap Cemetery, Gros Cap, MI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

276.   

Boursaw, Isaac V.

Cpl.

born Sep. '95; son of George and Christine (St. Andre) Boursaw; originally from St. Ignace or Gros Cap, MI, he moved to Ionia where he worked and enlisted in Co. E, 32D Mich. Inf., Mich. NG; assigned to Co. D when 126TH Inf. was organized; 2 brothers came from St. Ignace to enlist in Co. E with him, Cpl. Garret (DW 4 Oct. '18) and Pfc. Henry; DW 23 Jun. '18; the first Soldier from Co. E/D killed; interred at Gros Cap Cemetery, Gros Cap, MI

277.   

Bovin, Peter

Cpl.

mother Mrs. A. Bovin, NoK, 511 Bellvue St., Menominee, MI (hometown); served with Co. L, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18

278.   

Bovyn, Camiel

Pvt.

born 9 Apr. '92 at Bassevelde, Belgium (nativity); NoK Mrs. Phil Burse, Box 15, Marshall, MN; resided at 819 St. Jean, St. Clair Heights, MI when he registered for the draft; 126TH Inf. history lists him from Kusen, TX; served with Co. H, 126TH Inf.; WIA 28 Aug. '18; KIA 9 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

279.   

Bowman, Alex J.

Pvt.

mother Kate Bowman, NoK, R. F. D. 1, Hayward, CA (hometown); served with Btry. A, 147TH FA, attached to 32D Div.; DW 15 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

280.   

Boyd, Harley

Pvt.

NoK Miss Eliza Boyd, sister, R. F. D. 2, McMinnville, TN (hometown); served with Co. E, 125TH Inf.; KIA 17 Oct. '18

281.   

Boyer, Carl M.

Pvt.

born '92; married Hettie E. (Waters) Boyer, NoK, Box 12, Franklin, IL (hometown); served with Co. I, 127TH Inf.; KIA 21 Oct. '18; interred at Franklin City Cemetery, Franklin, IL

282.   

Boyer, Frank

Mus. 3cl.

born 14 May '90; father James Boyer, NoK, Fifield, WI (hometown); WNG; served with HQ Co., 127TH Inf.; Château-Thierry, Fismes, Juvigny, Alsace, Verdun; DW 14 Oct. '18 at age 28; interred at Forest Home Cemetery, Fifield, WI; nice 127TH Inf. medallion on his monument

283.   

Boyett, Earl W.

Pvt.

born 23 Mar. '95; NoK Joe Boyett, Sallis, MS (hometown); served with Co. E, 128TH Inf.; KIA 10 Nov. '18; interred at Sallis Cemetery, Sallis, MS

284.   

Boykin, Robert Benjamin

Pvt.

born 8 Aug. '95; son of Clovis A. and Molly (Brown) Boykin, mother NoK, Mist, AR (hometown); worked as carpenter for B J. Milam; entered service 19 Sep. '17; trained at Camp Pike; served with Co. I, 126TH Inf.; KIA 4 (6) Oct. '18; interred at Promise Land Cemetery, Hamburg, AR; family received letter of condolence from his cdr., Capt. Fred W. Jankowski, in Feb. '19, said he was killed by artillery fire near Gesnes on 4 Oct. '18 and “He met his death as a true American soldier.”; Red Cross informed family that a witness reported “Pvt. Boykin was killed in action just a kilometer north of Ivory, France, in the Argonne Forest, either by high explosive shell or shrapnel. He was killed instantly. Action of Oct. 4, 1918, about 6 a.m. He was doubtless buried where he fell.”

285.   

Brabazon, Vernon Andrew

Pvt.

born 18 May '93 at Gladstone, MI; son of Elbert William and Margaret (Cummings) Brabazon, mother NoK, 605 Jefferson Ave. or 159 Harrison St., Oshkosh, WI (hometown); worked for Waite Grass Carpet Co.; enlisted in Co. B, 2D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Oshkosh, WI; served during Mexican Border Crisis; assigned to Co. B when 127TH Inf. was organized; defense sector, Aisne-Marne; KIA 1 Aug. '18 at Bellvue Farm near Sergy at age 25; interred at Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, WI; brothers William Jr. and Hale M. also served, different units

286.   

Brackin, Gib.

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. Sallie L. Brackin, Beaver, KY (hometown); served with Co. M, 126TH Inf.; KIA 10 Oct. '18

287.   

Bradburry, Henry E.

Pvt.

served with Co. M, 128TH Inf.; KIA 30 Aug. '18

288.   

Bradbury, Lester (Leslie) E.

Pvt.

hometown El Centro, CA; served with Co. H, 128TH Inf.; DW 4 Aug. '18

289.   

Braden, John Greer

Pvt.

born '86; son of James Buchanan and Martha Frances (Robinson) Braden, father NoK, Rickreall, OR (hometown); entered service 1 Nov. '17; served with Co. L, 126TH Inf.; WIA 1 Aug. '18; KIA 9 Oct. '18; interred at Evergreen Memorial Park, McMinnville, OR or Lee Mission Cemetery, Salem, OR

290.   

Bradley, Alfred E.

Pvt.

born 21 Feb. '93; hometown Los Angeles, CA; served with Co. A, 125TH Inf.; DW 11 Oct. '18; interred at Maple Park Cemetery, Aurora, MO; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

291.   

Bradley, Clarence I.

Cpl.

born ca. '95; hometown Columbus or Madison, WI; served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; Château-Thierry; DW 7 (8) Aug. '18 at age 23; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

292.   

Bradley, Frank S.

Pvt.

NoK James H. Bradley, Red Bluff, CA (hometown); served with Co. G, 128TH Inf.; KIA 29 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

293.   

Bradley, Gaylord Anderson

Mus. 3cl.

born Nov. '95 at Mauston, WI; son of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Bradley, father NoK, Mauston, WI (hometown); graduated Mauston H. S. '16; attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago; left school in Apr. '17; enlisted in Co. D, 3D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Mauston (Kilbourn) in Apr. '17; unit went to Camp Douglas, WI 10 May '17; played slide trombone in 3D Regt. Band; to Camp MacArthur, TX in Sep. '17, when he started his diary; assigned to Co. D when 128TH Inf. was organized; transferred to HQ Co., 128TH Inf.; sailed for France with 128TH Inf. 18 Feb. '18; landed in France 4 Mar.; Alsace, Château-Thierry, Soissons, Verdun; DW 7 Oct. '18 at age 22; enemy shell that killed him also killed Capt. Orville Arnold and Pvt. Harry Chamberlain; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; his diary, photo albums, and correspondence are at Wis. Historical Society

294.   

Bradley, John H.

Cook

born 19 Oct. '86; NoK James Bradley, Jr., brother, Barnes, NY (hometown); served with Btry. E, 147TH FA, attached to 32D Div.; KIA 14 Aug. '18; interred at Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Watkins Glen, NY

295.   

Bradley, Thomas J.

Pvt.

NoK Miss Mary E. Bradley, sister, 308 Commonwealth Av., Boston, MA (hometown); served with Co. B, 120TH MG Bn.; KIA 16 Jun. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

296.   

Bradshaw, Benjamin Joseph

Cook

born 5 May '96 at Minneapolis, MN; son of Benjamin James and Emma Bradshaw, mother NoK, Erskine, MN; hometown Superior, WI; worked for Great Northern Railroad as a brakeman; enlisted in 3D Wis. Inf., likely Co. I, WNG, 12 Jul. '17; assigned to Co. H when 128TH Inf. was organized; sailed for France Feb. '18; St. Gilles, Juvigny, Marne Woods; transferred out of the mess section into an infantry platoon 12 Sep. '18, tired of being a cook; once, lost and alone, he captured 2 Germans even though all he had was an empty pistol; earned Silver Star Citation, bestowed posthumously, for his actions as a cook 29 Aug.-2 Sep. '18 near Juvigny; also earned Croix de Guerre, posthumously, for carrying vital supplies forward under fire; DW 5 Oct. '18 at age 22; interred at Greenwood Cemetery, Superior, WI

297.   

Brady, Emory W.

Pvt.

born 4 Aug. '94 at Camden, Ont., Canada (nativity); son of James William and Martha Ethel (Roe) Brady; NoK William H. Brady, Unionville, MI (hometown); served with Co. H, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18 near Cierges; interred or memorialized at Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim, Chatham-Kent Municipality, ON, CAN; possibly related to Loren J. Brady, who was KIA 6 Aug. '18

298.   

Brady, Loren J.

Pvt.

born '97; mother Mrs. James Brady, NoK, R. F. D. 5, Marlin, Ont., Canada; hometown Unionville, MI; may have graduated Unionville H. S. in 14; served with Med. Det., 125TH Inf.; KIA 6 Aug. '18; interred at Moravian Cemetery, Unionville, MI; possibly related to Emory W. Brady, who was KIA 31 Jul. '18

299.   

Bragvatne, Ole A. J.

Pvt.

born '92; NoK Markus B. Johnson, R. F. D. 2, Box 46, Urberg, SD; hometown Waterville, IA; served with Co. C, 126TH Inf.; KIA 5 Oct. '18; interred at Carlson Cemetery, SD

300.   

Branch, Clifford J.

Pfc.

born '86; NoK Mrs. William Slighley, R. F. D. 2. Tekonsha, MI (hometown); served with Co. I or L, 128TH Inf.; DW 4 Sep. '18; interred at Riverside Cemetery, Tekonsha, MI

301.   

Branchini, Alfred

Pvt.

NoK Willma Branchini, sister, Box 654, Iron River, MI (hometown); served with Co. L, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

302.   

Brandlock, Elmer

Cpl.

born ca. 1893; NoK Miss Anna Lechner, fiancée, 650 10th St., Milwaukee, WI (hometown); worked as tailor at Zarne Co., 4th and Grand Ave.; enlisted in Co. E, 1ST Wis. Inf., WNG, at Milwaukee, WI ca. 1914; Pfc. in that unit during Mexican Border Crisis; mobilized with that unit 15 Jul. '17; assigned to Co. E when 128TH Inf. was organized; DW 7 Aug. '18 at age 25; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

303.   

Brandt, Emil H.

Pvt.

born 5 May '98; father Hans Jorgen Brandt, NoK, R. R. No. 1, Box 30, Waupaca, WI (hometown); served with Co. A, 127TH Inf.; overseas; DD, dementia praecox, 8 Sep. '18; interred at Barton Cemetery, Farmington Township, Waupaca County, WI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW; not listed as casualty in History of Co. A, 127TH Inf.

304.   

Brandt, Herman (Herbert) A. (F.)

Cpl.

NoK Edward Brandt, Box 138, White Cloud, MI; hometown Muskegon, MI; enlisted in Co. G, 32D Mich. Inf. (Mich. NG) 9 Jul. '17; assigned to Co. L when 126TH Inf. was organized; KIA 6 (9) Oct. '18 by MG bullet; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

305.   

Branigan, Frank E.

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. Adam Branigan, 16 Spencer Court, Brooklyn, NY (hometown); served with Co. I, 126TH Inf. (Co. L in 32D Div. in WW); KIA 9 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

306.   

Bray, Earl L.

Pvt.

father Mr. S. E. Bray, NoK, Velma, NE (hometown); served with Co. C, 125TH Inf.; KIA 7 Oct. '18; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

307.   

Brazean, Joseph

Pvt.

father Charles Brazean, NoK, 206 Julian St., Providence, RI (hometown); served with Co. H, 125TH Inf.; KIA 12 Oct. '18

308.   

Brehl, John Adam

Pfc.

born 15 Feb. '95 at Columbus, OH; son of John and Theresa A. Brehl, mother NoK, 439 S. 5th St., Columbus, OH (hometown); served with 308TH Trench Mort. Btry., attached to 32D Div.; KIA 23 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

309.   

Breit, Joseph M.

Pfc.

born 19 Sep. '93 at Pfeifer, KS (hometown); son of Johann Peter and Anna Margaret (Schlitter) Breit; married Elizabeth Burgardt 22 May '17; entered service 19 Sep. '17; assigned to Co. L, 353D Inf., 89TH Div. at Camp Funston, KS (most of the original enlisted men in the regiment were selectees from KS); transferred to Co. F, 163D Inf., 41ST Div.; 41ST Div. was designated a replacement unit when it reached France; transferred to Co. M, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; repatriated and reinterred at Holy Cross Cemetery, Pfeifer, KS on 20 Jul. '21

310.   

Bremaiyer (Breimaier), William

Pvt.

NoK Michael Bremaiyer, Fort Recovery, OH (hometown); served with Co. M, 126TH Inf.; KIA 10 Oct. '18; not listed as casualty in 126TH Inf. history

311.   

Breningsthull, George H., Jr.

Pfc.

born Sep. '91 at MI; son of George Henry and Mary L. Breningsthull; NoK Will Greene, uncle, Milan, MI (hometown), served with Co. M, 128TH Inf.; KIA 8 Nov. '18; interred at Lake View Cemetery, Hillsdale, MI

312.   

Brewer, George

Pvt.

father Taylor Brewer, NoK, Wilhurst, KY (hometown); served with Co. G, 128TH Inf.; KIA 18 Oct. '18

313.   

Brewer, James W.

Pvt.

hometown Garfield County, NE; served with Co. I, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

314.   

Brewer, Jasper C.

Pvt.

Miss Pearl Brewer, R. F. D. 3, Burnsville, MS (hometown); served with Co. H, 128TH Inf.; KIA 10 Nov. '18; interred Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

315.   

Briggs, Oscar T.

Cpl.

NoK Mrs. Josephine Briggs, R. F. D. 2, Allegan, MI (hometown); Mich. Nat. Guard; served with Co. C, 126TH Inf.; WIA 3 Aug. '18; KIA 5 (26) Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

316.   

Brigham, Albert Egbert

Pvt.

born ca. '93; NoK Mrs. A. E. Brigham, 222 N. Bassett St., Madison, WI; hometown Milwaukee, WI; served with HQ Co., 128TH Inf.; Alsace, Château-Thierry, near Soissons, near Verdun; MIA 7 (6) Oct. '18 at age 25, presumed KIA; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

317.   

Brigham, Stephen (Steven) O.

1st Lt.

born '87 at WI; son of John Quincy Adams and Mary T. (Carpenter) Brigham; NoK Mrs. J. J. Brigham, R. F. D. 2., Madison, WI (hometown); attended U. of Wis. ca. '14; formerly from Co. G, 1ST Wis. Inf.,WNG; served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; rode to France on USS George Washington; battles include Dravegny, St. Gilles Road; DW 1 (4) Aug. '18 near Dravegny at age 31; repatriated and reinterred at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, WI 31 Jul. '21

318.   

Bright, Louis (Lewis) A.

Pvt.

father A. H. Bright, NoK, Red Cloud, NE (hometown); served with Co. I, 128TH Inf.; MIA 1 Sep. '18, presumed KIA; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

319.   

Brill, Clifford W.

Pvt.

father Mr. Daniel Brill, NoK, 3439 Jay St., Avondale, Cincinnati, OH (hometown); served with Co. F, 126TH Inf.; KIA 9 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

320.   

Brimmer, Delmar (Delmer) Jewel

Pvt.

born ca. '91; hometown Madison, WI; also had ties to Stanley, WI; married; served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; Aisne-Marne, Alsace sec.; DW 30 Jul. '18 at age 27; interred at Arlington National Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

321.   

Brisendine, Ottie D.

Pvt.

born 9 Jul. '91 at Roane Co., WV; son of James Richard and Mary Catherine Brisendine, mother NoK, R. F. D. 1, Hunt, WV; father preceded him in death and was a Civil War veteran, Co. B, 29TH Va. Inf., CSA; hometown Little Sandy, KY; served with Co. M, 128 Inf.; KIA 6 Oct. '18; interred at Paxton Cemetery, Roane Co., WV

322.   

Bristol, Fern W.

Pvt.

born ca. 1897; hometown Oakfield, WI; worked at Bank of Oakfield; attended U. of Wis., journalism student in spring of '16, engineering student in fall of '16; withdrew from U. of Wis. and transferred to Ripon College (freshman Jan. '17) so he could enlist in Co. D, 2D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Ripon, WI; assigned to Co. B when 128TH Inf. was organized; DD, pneumonia, 9 Mar. '18 at age 21, shortly after he reached France; interred at Arlington National Cemetery (monument erroneously lists regt. as 123D Inf.); not listed in 32D Div. in WW

323.   

Brittenham, Floyd E.

Pvt.

born '96; father L. S. Brittenham, NoK, Brady Island, NE (hometown); served with Co. F, 127TH Inf.; KIA 15 Oct. '18; interred at Fort McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell, NE

324.   

Brodie, John M.

Pfc.

father John M. Brodie, NoK, Gaylord, MI (hometown); served with Co. C, 125TH Inf.; KIA 22 Oct. '18

325.   

Bronsted, Henry Engwald

Pfc.

born 26 Jun. '98 at Tomahawk, WI (hometown); son of John M. and Bertha (Waller) Bronsted; graduated Tomahawk H. S.; enlisted in MG Co., 4TH Wis. Inf., WNG at Tomahawk in '17; assigned to Co. A when 119TH MG Bn. was organized; KIA 31 Aug. '18 near Juvigny at age 19; his long-time friend, Fred Martinson, served in same unit and was KIA 29 Aug.; brother Amel A. served in same unit; Henry and Martinson were repatriated 1 Jan. '21 and honored with a joint funeral (they were 1st Tomahawk Soldiers killed); namesake of American Legion Post 93

326.   

Brontsema (Brontsena), Peter

Pvt.

NoK Jennie Brontsema (Brontsena), 75 Orchard St., Muskegon, MI; hometown Grand Haven, MI; initially assigned to Co. L, 126TH Inf.; transferred to Co. L, 128TH Inf.; DD (DS) 16 Sep. '18

327.   

Brooks, Beverly F.

Pvt.

father Mr. Tom Brooks, NoK, Logan, VA (hometown); served with Co. G, 126TH Inf.; KIA 12 (26 or 9) Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

328.   

Brooks, Charles L.

Cpl.

NoK James Brooks, Cheboygan, MI (hometown); Mich. NG; served with Co. I, 126TH Inf.; WIA 29 Aug. '18; DW 30 (31) Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

329.   

Brooks, Gale S.

Cpl.

Mrs. Ella Marie Brooks, 167 Nelson St., Battle Creek, MI (hometown); served with Co. E, 128TH Inf.; DW 31 Aug. '18; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

330.   

Brooks, Lloyd W.

Pvt.

father Robert E. Brooks, NoK, Philip, SD (hometown); served with Co. D, 127TH Inf.; 9 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

331.   

Brougher, Edgar C.

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. Elizabeth Brougher, P. O. Box 11, Cokeville, PA (hometown); served with Btry. D, 147TH FA; DW 29 Oct. '18

332.   

Brower, LaFay (Lafoy)

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Sarah Brower, NoK, Ashton, ID (hometown); served with Co. C, 127TH Inf.; KIA 8 (9) Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

333.   

Brown, Albert E.

Pfc.

born ca. '99; Clinton or Beloit, WI; served with HQ Co., 127TH Inf.; KIA 30 Aug. '18 at age 19; interred Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

334.   

Brown, Benjamin Harrison

Sgt.

born 18 Jul. '94 at Barron, WI (hometown); son of George Washington and Catherine (Appleman) Brown; worked at A.P. Stebbins' drug store; married, father of 1 (daughter born 3 mos. after he was killed); served with Co. F, 107TH Sup. Tr.; MIA, presumed KIA, 5 Feb. '18 sinking of Tuscania at age 24; brother, Thomas, received telegram 26 Feb. '18 stating he was officially listed as MIA; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Suresnes American Cemetery; also memorialized at Wayside Cemetery, Barron, WI; first Barron Co. casualty of the war; namesake of Ben Brown Post No. 212 of American Legion in Barron; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

335.   

Brown, Charles E. (C.)

Pvt.

hometown Deer Lodge, TN; served with Btry. D, 322D FA; KIA 4 Nov. '18

336.   

Brown, Clarence E.

Pvt.

hometown Battle Creek, MI; served with Co. A, 126TH Inf.; DD 13 Apr. '18

337.   

Brown, David A.

Pvt.

father R. A. Brown, NoK, R. F. D. 1, Union, MS (hometown); served with Co. E or B, 127TH Inf.; KIA 18 Oct. '18; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

338.   

Brown, James A. E. (A. C.)

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Samuel Brown, NoK, 132 Smith St., North Attleboro, MA (hometown); served with Btry. A, 120TH FA; committed suicide 4 Dec. '18, he had been on guard duty when he was found at 0400 hours with a bullet wound to the head, “circumstances indicate suicide,” he died later in the day

339.   

Brown, Lloyd E.

Pvt.

born 6 Aug. '92; son of Morris F. and Sarah Jane (Ferrell) Brown; R. F. D. 6, Fairmont, WV (hometown); served with Co. M, 128TH Inf.; KIA 13 Oct. '18; interred at Mount Zion Cemetery, Fairmont, WV

340.   

Brown, Orley C.

Pfc.

born 31 Aug. '95; mother Mrs. Mary L. Brown, NoK, 825 Newhall St., Milwaukee, WI (hometown); attended Marquette Law School, Class of '19, until he entered service; served with Co. B, 107TH Fld. Sig. Bn.; KIA 10 Oct. '18 at age 22; interred at Town of Milwaukee Union Cemetery, Glendale, WI

341.   

Brown, Orville

Pvt.

father Thomas Brown, NoK, R. F. D. 7, Decatur, IL (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 10 Oct. '18

342.   

Brown, Solomon H.

Pvt.

born 26 Aug. '91 at Braxton Co., WV; son of Homer Isaac and Lou Vada (Love) Brown, father NoK, R. F. D. 2, Orlando, WV (hometown); served with Co. M, 128TH Inf.; KIA 8 Nov. '18; interred Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; also memorialized at Little Kanawha Memorial Gardens, Heaters, WV

343.   

Brown, Walter B.

Pvt.

born Holdingford, MN (ND); father Mr. Andrew Brown, NoK; hometown Brainerd, MN; served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; earned DSC, bestowed posthumously, for his actions 9 Oct. '18 near Gesnes; KIA 10 Oct. '18 at age 23; interred at Evergreen Cemetery, Brainerd, MN

344.   

Brown, Wilbert G. (C.)

Pfc.

mother Mrs. Anna Houghlin, NoK, Kipling (Ripling), MI (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 9 (10) Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

345.   

Browne, Joseph C. (G.)

Cpl.

born Aug. '98; son of Charles G. and Eva Browne, father NoK, 1705 S. 10th St., Sheboygan, WI (hometown); likely a member of Co. C, 2D Wis. Inf., WNG, when it mobilized 15 Jul. '17; served with Co. C, 127TH Inf.; KIA (DW) 1 Sep. (31 Aug.) '18 near Juvigny by artillery at age 21, shell fragment to head, Cpl. Frank M. Hoffman was KIA by same shell; repatriated and re-interred at Holy Cross Cemetery, Wilson, WI 19 May '21, same day as Pfc. Theobald A. Hoffman

346.   

Browning, Frank R.

Cpl.

hometown Wheeling, WV; served with Btry. D, 147TH FA; DW 18 Oct. '18; interred Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

347.   

Browning, Lewis A.

Pfc.

NoK Jacob Browning, Siloam Springs, AR; hometown in MO; served with Co. A, 128TH Inf.; KIA 20 (11) Oct. '18; interred Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

348.   

Broyles (Brayles), William G. (C.)

Pvt.

born 8 Sep. '93; served with Co. I, 128TH Inf. (125TH Inf. in 32D Div. in WW); DW 19 (18) Nov. '18; interred at Blue Mountain Cemetery, Timbo, AR

349.   

Bruce, Daniel Hayes

Pvt.

NoK James Wilburn, Lake Providence, LA (hometown); served with Co. F, 128TH Inf.; KIA 10 Nov. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

350.   

Bruce, Floyd (Lloyd) G. (C.)

Pvt.

wife Mrs. F. C. Bruce, NoK, Big Sandy, MT (hometown); served with Co. G, 127TH Inf.; MIA 1 Sep. '18, presumed KIA; memorialized on Tablets of the Missing at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

351.   

Bruhn, Arent A.

Pvt.

father Otto Bruhn, NoK, Enumclaw, WA (hometown); served with Co. D, 127TH Inf.; KIA 19 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

352.   

Brunner, John H.

Pvt.

hometown in NM; served with Med. Det., 119TH FA; died 4 Oct. '18, cause unknown; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW; I wonder if the state could be typo on ABMC, there is a John H. Brunner from Lyndon Station (Linden Station) or Mauston who died of wounds, can't find any info. about unit or interment

353.   

Brunner, Michael 'Mike'

Pvt.

born 8 Nov. '85 at Silver Lake, WI; son of Frank and Theresa (Zipperer) Brunner, father NoK, Manitowoc, WI; hometown Shawano, WI; also had ties to Two Rivers; lived and worked at paper mill in Shawano, WI, when he enlisted in Co. F, 4TH Wis. Inf., WNG, at Shawano, WI on 19 Apr. '17; SN 274180; assigned to Co. F when 127TH Inf. was organized; Ronchères, Fismes; WIA 1 Aug. '18; the shell, possibly friendly, that wounded him also killed 7 and wounded 20 others; those KIA included Pvt. George A. Frank, Pvt. Joseph A. Goree, Pfc. Fred Kapanke, Pvt. Robert F. Luecke (MIA), Cpl. Charles J. Skaleski (MIA); those WIA included Sgt. Oscar C. Dettman, Cpl. Oscar F. H. Druckrey, Pvt. James Gowan (DW 2 Aug.), Pvt. Fred D. Ross; DW 8 Aug. '18 at age 34; interred at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Manitowoc Rapids, WI

354.   

Bruno, Peter

Pvt.

NoK Mr. Antonio Bruno, Udine, Italy (nativity); hometown West Duluth, MN; served with Co. E, 128TH Inf.; KIA 21 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

355.   

Bruny, John

Pfc.

born 20 Jul. '97 at Columbia, WI; son of Mr. and Mrs. Gottlieb Bruny, Neillsville, WI; enlisted in Co. A, 3d Wis. Inf., WNG, at Neillsville; assigned to Co. A when 128TH Inf. was organized; DD, diphtheria, 11 Mar. '18 at age 20 shortly after landing in France; brother Sam served in same unit; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

356.   

Bryan, Guy M.

Cpl.

born 10 Mar. '96; NoK Mrs. Josephine Bryan, 908 Princeton Ave., Spokane, WA (hometown); served with Co. I, 128TH Inf.; KIA 1 Sep. '18; interred at Colfax Cemetery, Colfax, WA

357.   

Bryan, Leroy

Pvt.

born 24 Feb. '94; mother Anna Bryan, NoK, Royalton, PA (hometown); served with Co. G, 126TH Inf.; DW 5 Oct. '18; interred at Hillsdale Cemetery, Middletown, PA

358.   

Bryant, Clifford (Clyff ) A.

Pfc.

born 11 Nov. '92 at Oshkosh, WI; married Mabel (Reich) Bryant, NoK, 142 Cape St., Oshkosh, WI (hometown); WNG; served with Co. H, 127TH Inf.; Sergy; KIA 5 Aug. '18 at age 25; interred at Riverside Cemetery, Oshkosh, WI

359.   

Brzozowski (Brzozwski), Jacob

Mech.

father Frank Brzoswski, NoK, 931 Kirby St., Detroit, MI (hometown); served with Co. L, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

360.   

Brzozowski (Brzozwski), Walter

Pvt.

NoK Jove Brzozwski, brother, 122 Darford St., Hamtramck, MI (hometown); served with Co. H, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery

361.   

Buck, Charles Christian

2d Lt.

born 31 Dec. '89 at Dover, NJ; NoK Mrs. A. G. Buck, 94 Prospect St., Dover, NJ (hometown); served with 119TH MG Bn.; KIA 18 (11) Oct. '18; interred at Orchard Street Cemetery, Dover, NJ

362.   

Buck, John Hiram

Mech.

born 3 Oct. '91 at MI; son of John Jerome and Effie Luella (Gunn) Buck, father NoK, Holt, MI (hometown); served as mechanic or saddler in Sup. Co., 119TH FA; KIA 1 Sep. '18; repatriated to Mason, MI with Harry J. Cavendar on 16 May '21 and reinterred at Maple Grove Cemetery, Mason, MI 23 May '21

363.   

Buckland, William H.

Pvt.

hometown Menomonie, WI (presumed); enlisted in Co. H, 3D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Menomonie, WI; assigned to Co. H when 128TH Inf. was organized; died in the war, date and circumstances unknown; listed on “In Honor of Company H” marker in Menomonie; not listed in 32D Div. in WW or WGSL

364.   

Budd, Bert

Pvt.

born '90; son of Joseph and Eliza (Senna) A. (Fortney) Budd, mother NoK, R. F. D. 1, Gustavus, OH (hometown); served with Co. F, 125TH Inf.; KIA 29 Aug. '18; interred at West Lebanon Union Cemetery, West Lebanon, OH

365.   

Buettner, Victor

Pvt.

NoK Mr. Joseph Buettner, Waterloo, IL (hometown); served with Co. I, 125TH Inf.; KIA 9 Oct. '18

366.   

Bumgarner, William A.

Cpl.

born ca. '93; NoK R. Bumgarner, 611 N. Santa Fe Ave., Tulsa, OK; hometown Janesville, WI; enlisted in Co. M, 1ST Wis. Inf., WNG, at Janesville, WI; assigned to Co. M when 128TH Inf. was organized; 2Marne; KIA 30 Aug. '18 at age 25; interred at Arlington National Cemetery

367.   

Burbey, Paul A. (Berbey)

Pfc.

born '97; son of Paul and Josephine Burbey, mother NoK, Spruce or Lena, WI (hometown); enlisted in Co. M, 2D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Oconto, WI; assigned to Co. M when 127TH Inf. was organized; Alsace, Fismes; DW 4 Aug. '18 at age 21; interred at Saint Charles Cemetery, Lena, WI

368.   

Burch, Jesse C.

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Julia Burch, NoK, R. F. D. 2, Coleman, MI (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18

369.   

Burch, John D.

Pvt.

served with MG Co., 125TH Inf.; DW 31 Aug. '18

370.   

Burch, Verland Francis

Pvt.

born 9 Jan. '89; son of Henry Worland and Ada Melvera (Basham) Burch father NoK, Caruthersville, MO; family moved from Caruthersville, MO to Perry, AR (hometown), they moved back to Caruthersville after he entered service; served with Co. H, 126TH Inf.; KIA, initially MIA, 9 Oct. '18; interred at Little Prairie Cemetery, Caruthersville, MO

371.   

Burckle, Erven

Pvt.

born '99; hometown De Pere, WI; served with 121ST FA; DD, diphtheria, 9 Feb. '18 at age 19; interred at Greenwood Cemetery, De Pere, WI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

372.   

Burdick, Earl

Pfc.

born in '90; NoK Mrs. Velma Burdick, 159 W. River St., Otsego, MI (hometown); served with Co. D, 126TH Inf.; KIA 31 Jul. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; also memorialized at Mountain Home Cemetery, Otsego, MI

373.   

Burk, James

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Addie Burk, NoK, Crescent, OH (hometown); served with Co. C, 126TH Inf.; KIA 1 Aug. '18

374.   

Burke, Abie L.

Pvt.

NoK Isabelle Burke, Montana, WV (hometown); served with Co. M, 128TH Inf.; KIA 13 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

375.   

Burke, Frank

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Georgia Burke, Rt. 4, Millen, GA (hometown); served with Btry. A, 119TH FA Regt.; ACC (DW) 8 Feb. '19; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

376.   

Burke, John

Mech.

born ca. '80; father Daniel Burke, NoK, Route 7, Box 59, Sparta, WI (NoK); hometown Wells, WI; enlisted in Co. L, 3D Wis. Inf., WNG, at Sparta, WI; served during Mexican Border Crisis; assigned to Co. L when 128TH Inf. was organized; Alsace, Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne, Meuse-Argonne; KIA 6 Nov. '18 at age 38

377.   

Burke, John

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. Mary Burke, 648 June St., Cincinnati, OH (hometown); served with Co. K, 128TH Inf.; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

378.   

Burkett, Alexander

Pvt.

father Frank Burkett, NoK, Glenn Lyon, PA (hometown); served with Co. B, 127TH Inf.; KIA 11 Oct. '18; interred at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

379.   

Burkett, Dellis (Dallis)

Pvt.

mother Mrs. Marsh Burkett, NoK, R. F. D. 4, Iuka, IL (hometown); served with Co. K, 125TH Inf.; KIA 10 Oct. '18

380.   

Burkland, Fred Arthur

Pfc.

born ca. '91; NoK Gust Burkland, R. F. D. 3, Cumberland, WI; hometown Tomahawk, WI; also had ties to Barronett, WI; served with Co. C, 120TH MG Bn.; Marne, Juvigny; KIA 29 Aug. '18 at age 27

381.   

Burns, Frank Cassius

Cpl.

born 30 Sep. '94 at Toledo, OH; son of Frank W. and Anna (Dunn) Burns; NoK James D. Burns, brother, Condon, OR (hometown); worked at a local butcher shop, at his uncles' store (Dunn Brothers), and on local ranches; also jockeyed at local horse races; moved to Portland, resided there when war was declared and enlisted for cavalry service, soon discharged for being underweight; returned to Condon to try to bulk up so he could serve; drafted, “he was just a trifle under-weight but was accepted”; served with Co. E, 128TH Inf.; severely WIA 29 Aug. '18 near Juvigny by artillery shell; DW 30 Aug. '18; earned DSM, bestowed posthumously; 1st Soldier from Gilliam Co., OR killed in the war; mother received letter of condolence from Capt. Robert D. Christie, cdr. of Co. E; namesake of Frank Burns Post No. 25 of American Legion in Condon, OR

382.   

Burns, Harold Walton

1st Lt.

born 13 Mar. '96 at London, Ontario, Canada (nativity); son of George Ford and Eva May (Carruthers) Burns, father preceded him in death; NoK Mrs. L. P. Goodwin (Godwin), mother, 812 Tyler St., Gary, IN (hometown), moved there in '09; graduated Gary H. S.; attended Cornell U., College of Architecture, Class of '18; entered First Officers' Training Camp at Ft. Benjamin Harrison, IN, in May '17; transferred to Artillery Training School at Ft. Monroe, VA; completed course and commissioned 2d Lt., Coast Artillery Corps, in Aug. '17; assigned to 4TH Trench Mort. Bn. or 4TH Trench Mort. Btry. at some point; overseas 12 Sep. '17; transferred to 308TH Trench Mort. Btry., 83D Div., attached to 32D Div.; earned DSC, posthumously, for his actions 23 Oct. '18 near Brabant-sur-Meuse; earned Croix de Guerre w/palm, Order No. 16.708 "D," 24 Apr. '19, GHQ, French Armies of the East, "A very courageous officer. He encouraged his men during the attack. Although affected by gas he refused to be evacuated and retained command of his platoon until the end of the action."; earned Croix de Guerre w/palm, Order No. 13.092 "D," 25 Jan. '19, GHQ, French Armies of the East, "He displayed zeal and courage on the morning of 23 Oct. '18, during the offensive operations in the Bossois Wood near Brabant-sur-Meuse. On open ground and under the direct fire of enemy machineguns and 77's he went from piece to piece to encourage his men. Affected by gas he refused to be evacuated and retained command of his battery until the end of the action. He assisted in the care of the wounded and was later evacuated."; earned Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur (French Legion of Honor), by Presidential Decree of 14 May '19; WIA, gassed, 23 Oct. '18 but initially refused evacuation (mustard gas affected eyes, nose, throat, and lungs); evacuated to hosp. 28 Oct. '18; DW (KIA) 2 Nov. '18 at Bordeaux; interred at Oak Hill Cemetery, Gary, IN

383.   

Burns, Robert E.

Sgt.

born ca. '88; NoK Mrs. M. V. Rogee, Main St., Cold Spring, NY; hometown Two Rivers, WI; served with Co. H, 127TH Inf.; Cierges, Fismes, Juvigny, Kriemhilde Stellung; DW 9 Oct. '18 at age 30; namesake of Robert E. Burns Post No. 165 of American Legion in Two Rivers

384.   

Burton, Edward A.

1st Lt.

born in '95 at Hillsboro, WI; son of Charles W. and Jessie (Jennie) L. Burton, mother NoK, Hillsboro or Reedsburg, WI (hometown); served with Co. D, 128TH Inf.; earned DSC, bestowed posthumously, for his actions 1 Aug. '18 near Cierges; medal was sent to Col. John Turner, former cdr. of 128TH Inf., so he could present it to Burton's family, ca. 19 Jul. '20; KIA 1 Aug. (2 or 9 Aug.) '18 near Reddy Farm at Hill 230; interred at Green Wood Cemetery, Reedsburg, WI; namesake of Edward A. Burton Post of American Legion at Mauston, WI

385.   

Burton, Everett

Pvt.

father Walter W. Burton, NoK, R. F. D. 1, Waggoner, IL; served with Co. K, 127TH Inf.; DW 24 Oct. '18

386.   

Burwill, William C.

Pvt.

NoK Christina Burwill, Shenandoah, VA (hometown); served with Co. I, 128TH Inf.; KIA 9 Nov. '18

387.   

Bush, Alden

Cpl.

born Rockford, MI; father R. E. Bush, NoK, R. F. D. 4, Rockford, MI; resided at 2241 Hamilton Blvd., Detroit, MI (hometown) when he entered service; served with Co. C, 125TH Inf.; SN 261832; earned DSC, bestowed posthumously, for his actions 1 Aug. '18 near Cierges; also awarded Croix de Guerre w/gilt star, Order No. 12.334 "D," 15 Dec. '18, General HQ, French Armies of the East, “Although mortally wounded at the attack of Cierges on August 1, 1918, he crawled forward in order to remain in the line inspiring his men and encouraging them by his example of bravery and devotion to duty.”; KIA 1 Aug. '18 near Cierges; interred at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

388.   

Bush, Maurice J.

Pfc.

NoK Joseph Bush, 111 Maple Ave., Adrian, MI (hometown); served with Co. B, 126TH Inf.; KIA 5 Oct. '18

389.   

Buskirk, Cealie Oral 'Ceal'

Pvt.

born 3 Nov. '92; son of William Henderson and Sarantha Linda (Daniel) Buskirk, father NoK, R. 4, Stanton, MI (hometown); served with Co. K, 128TH Inf.; KIA 10 Nov. '18; interred at McBride Cemetery, McBrides, MI

390.   

Butler, Frank T., Jr.

Pfc.

born '82; son of Frank T. and Jennie E. (Cunningham) Butler, mother NoK, 237 Bishop St., Waterbury, CT (hometown); served with Co. C, 120TH MG Bn.; KIA 1 Aug. '18; interred at Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, CT

391.   

Butler, George

Pvt.

born ca. '92; Native American; son of John Butler and Mary Grover, mother NoK, Reserve, WI (hometown); enlisted in Sawyer County Volunteers, Co. H, 6TH Wis. Inf., WNG; severely WIA near Juvigny by shell fragments in his back, 6 others WIA at same time; he helped treat a wounded lieutenant before being incapacitated; he was treated by Charles Boyle, who helped get him to the aid station, he DW 29 (30) Aug. '18 at Evacuation Hospital No. 5 at age 26; 1st soldier from 107TH Ammo. Tr. killed; repatriated and reinterred at Saint Francis Cemetery, Reserve, WI 29 May '21; funeral on the shore of Grindstone Lake, military honors provided by Hayward American Legion; namesake of Butler-Lindner Post of American Legion at Hayward, WI; not listed in 32D Div. in WW

392.   

Butler, John James

Cpl.

born ca. '97; NoK Mrs. John J. Butler, 1414 8th St., Superior, WI (hometown); served with Co. C, 120TH MG Bn.; 2Marne, Juvigny, Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne; DW 28 Aug. '18 at age 21; interred at Greenwood Cemetery, Superior, WI

393.   

Butler, Lester F.

Cpl.

born 11 Oct. '86; age 31; son of Andrew Lymann and Mary (Shoemaker) Butler, mother NoK, Shopiere, WI (hometown); served with Co. L, 127TH Inf.; near Fismes; KIA 4 Aug. '18; interred at Oise-Aisne American Cemetery; also memorialized at Shopiere Cemetery, Shopiere, WI; an ornate clock at the intersection of Hwy. S and Hwy. J in Shopiere also serves as a memorial to him

394.   

Butterfield, George Raymon

Cpl.

born '95; NoK Mrs. Stella Clark, 17 W. 9th St., Holland, MI (hometown); Mich. NG; served with HQ Co., 126TH Inf.; KIA 2 Oct. '18; interred at Pilgrim Home Cemetery,
Holland, MI

395.   

Bychinski, Nicholas Joseph 'Nick'

Pfc.

born 1 Jul. '94; son of John and Teofila (Tofili) Bychinski, mother NoK, Wausau, WI; served with Co. G, 128TH Inf.; Alsace, Aisne-Marne; KIA 4 (3) Aug. '18 at age 23; interred at Saint Michael Cemetery, Wausau, WI

396.   

Byiers (Byers), John Stan

Pvt.

NoK Mrs. A. C. Richardson, sister, Bumpass, VA (hometown); served with Co. G, 126TH Inf.; KIA 26 (22) Oct. '18; 126TH Inf. history lists him as MIA during Meuse-Argonne; interred at Bethany Christian Church Cemetery, Louisa County, VA

 

 

 

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