5, 1900. Enl. October 10, 1918. Pvt. Q. M. C., S. A. T. C. Co. H.
Trained at Iowa City, Iowa. Mustered out December 19, 1918.
DAGGER, RALPH J.
25, 1894. Enl. December 4, 1917. Sgt. Mobile Hosp. No. 3. Trained at
Fort Logan, Fort Riley, Camp Merritt. Sailed from Hoboken June 1, 1918;
landed Liverpool June 25. To Cherbourg June 28. To Blois; to Paris; to
Toul; to Alencon. Sailed from St. Nazaire June 9, 1919; landed Newport
News, June 20. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 30, 1919.
DAGGER, WILBUR EARL
18, 1896. Enl. December 14, 1917. Pvt. 1st-cl. Med. Dept. Trained:
Fort Riley, 6 months; to Camp Merritt. Sailed from New York June 12,
191.S, on boat Massonabie; landed Liverpool June 25. To Southampton; to
Cherbourg. To Blois; to Paris, stationed there two months waiting for
equipment for base hosp. while on detached service on Chateau-Thierry
front; to Paris again; joined outfit; to Toul sector; to Meuse-Argonne;
to Nancy two months after armistice: to Alencon; to Le Mans; to Camp
Hosp. three months; to St. Nazaire. Sailed on South Bend, July 5;
arrived New York July 15. To Camp Merritt; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out
July 26, 1919.
DAHL, NED E.
24, 1884. Enl. October 11, 1918. Acting Top Sgt. S. A. T. C. Trained
at Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, Iowa. Mustered out December 13,
1918. (no photo)
DAKE, LE ROY A.
28, 1897. Enl. September 5, 1918. Pvt. Co. 58, 15th Bn. 163d D. B.
Trained at Camp Dodge in Co. 58, 15th Bn. 163d D. B.; trans, to 105th
Base Hosp. Sailed for France November, 1918. Was barracks orderly and
room orderly in hospital.
DARR, HAROLD S.
October 26, 1893. Enl. July 17, 1917. 2d Lieut. Aviation Branch of
Service. Trained at Austin, Texas; at Kelly Field; also trained in
Aerial Gunnery and Pursuit School at Arcadia, Florida. Mustered out
December 29, 1918.
DARR, JAMES W.
September 19, 1892. Enl. May 25, 1918. Pvt. Co. C, 351st Inf. 88th
Div. Trained at Camp Dodge. Left U. S. August 13, 1918; landed
Liverpool, August 27. Landed in France September 10. Trained at
Hindenburg and Grandecourt; in reserve trenches November 11. Still in
service, April 18, 1919.
DAVIDSON, SYVESTER S.
5, 1891. Enl. May 26, 1918. Pvt. Co. C, 352d Inf. 88th Div. Trained
at Camp Dodge 3 months; Camp Mills. Sailed from Hoboken on August 14,
on S. S. Ascanias; landed Liverpool August 28. To Southampton; to Le
Havre; to Leslammes; to Havricourt; to Belfort; to trenches in
Haute-Alsace sector five days; to Toul two weeks; to Ribeaucourt five
months; to St. Nazaire. Sailed from St. Nazaire on Canonicus May 21,
1919; landed at Newport News, June 3. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out June
February 13, 1894. Enl. November 6, 1917. Carpenter's Mate 1st-cl.,
Co. 29. Trained at G. L. N. T. S. Mustered out January 6, 1919.
DAVIS, ARTHUR L.
12, 1898. Enl. March 28, 1917. Pvt. 5th Mach. Gun Bn. 18th Div.
Trained at Camp Dodge, Co. F, 19th Inf. 88th Div.; Fort Logan; Camp
Travis, in Mach. Gun School; at San Antonio attached to 5th M. G. Bn.
18th Div. Mustered out February 15, 1919.
DAVIS, EARL V.
2, 1891. Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. A, 348th M. G. Bn. Trained at
Camp Gordon, Co. C, Replm. Co.; Camp Merritt. Left U. S. September 14,
1918. Battle skirmishes--expeditions--Ypres. Lys-Mons offensive,
October 31 to November 11. Returned to the U. S. with 91st Div. on
April 2, 1919. Mustered out April 22, 1919.
19, 1892, Enl. May 7, 1917. Bugler, 113th Amb. Co. 104th Sanitary
Train. 29th Div. Trained: Iowa Field Hosp. No. 2; at Sioux City. Iowa;
to Camp Cody 11 months; to Camp Dix. Sailed from New York on Baltic
October 13, 1918; landed Liverpool October 23. To Romsey; to
Southampton; to Le Havre, October 27. To Le Mans; to St. Aignan; to
Thesse; to Bourbonne; to Melay for six months; to Beaumont; to St.
Nazaire. Sailed on Manchuria for U. S. May 11, 1919; landed New York
May 21. To Camp Merritt; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 4, 1919.
DAVIS, GILGER E.
1918. Corp. Bat. F, 339th F. A., 88th Div. Trained: Camp Dodge;
August 13 to Camp Mills. Sailed on British ship Empress, August 23,
from Hoboken; landed Liverpool with convoy of 13 ships, September 5.
Paraded through city, marched five miles to rest camp for a few days;
to Southampton: crossed the Channel on U. S. S. Harvard; landed Le Havre
September 14. To rest camp three days; September 20, passed through
Paris to camp; moved to another camp for range-firing practice, here
when armistice was signed; to Bordeaux, December 1; guard duty until
January 18. Sailed for U. S. on La Lorraine, January 19; landed New
York, January 28. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out February 8, 1919.
DAVIS, LESLIE L.
31, 1898. Enl. October 3, 1918. Pvt. S. A. T. C, Buena Vista College.
Trained at Buena Vista College, Storm Lake, Iowa. Mustered out November
25, 1918. (no photo)
DAVIS, ROLLO G.
29, 1888. Enl. May 26, 1918. Pvt. Co. E, 352d Inf. 88th Div. Trained:
Camp Dodge until August 9. Sailed from Hoboken on English ship August
16; landed Liverpool August 28. To Southampton; to Le Havre August 30;
to Les Loums; to Bermarit for three weeks: to Chevermont: to Rougemont;
to Hagenbeck, September 18; to Lorraine front September 24 to November
4; to Peruse when armistice was signed; trans, to Toul sector until
November 28; to Riveaucourt until April 12, 1919; to St. Aignan in 3972
Casual Co. Sailed from Marseilles April 26 on Patria; landed Hoboken
May 10, 1919. Mustered out at Mitchell Field, May 15, 1919.
DEALY, DENNIS M.
Born November 13, 1890. Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. 8th Co. R. P. D.
Troop, Engineers. Trained at Camp Forrest. (no photo)
DEGNER, EDWARD A.
Born January 24, 1895. Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. B, 210th Eng.
Trained: Camp Forrest until September 30; to Camp Funston until
October 30; to Camp Mills to December 31; Camp Hampshire to February 28,
1919. Mustered out at Camp Dodge, March 31, 1919.
Vista's Part in the World War.
Storm Lake, 1920, pp. 75-78.