Born May 19, 1902.
Enl. July 9, 1918. Fireman 2d-cl. on U. S. S. Arizona and U. S. S.
Aeolus. Trained at G. L. N. T. S. and Logan Rifle Range. Promoted from
seaman 2d-cl. to fireman 2d-cl. Sailed from Newport News to Cuba; to
Trindad; to South America on U. S. S. Arizona; to Cuba; to Newport News;
to Brest; to Smyrna; to Constantinople; to Gibraltar; to New York;
trans, to Aeolus; two trips from New York to Brest and return. Mustered
out September 25, 1919.
Born December 19,
1892. Enl. August 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. E, 41st Regt. 10th Div. Trained
at Camp Funston. Mustered out February 1, 1919.
Born August 8, 1887.
Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. in 212th and 213th Eng. Trained at Camp
Forrest three months; to Camp Merritt. Sailed October 29 on U. S. S.
George Washington; landed Brest November 9. To Angiers one week; to
Brest Area; trans, to 503d Co. and worked back to St. Nazaire, 3 months.
Engaged while in France in building roads. Sailed for U. S. on Martha
Washington May 7; landed Newport News May 19. To Camp Dix; to Camp
Dodge. Mustered out June 2, 1919.
Enl. October 11,
1918. Pvt. S. A. T. C. Trained at Buena Vista College, Storm Lake,
Iowa. Mustered out December 13, 1918.
Born March 19, 1888.
Enl. June 26, 1918. Wagoner with Supp. Co. Inf. 88th Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge. Sailed from New York August 11; landed Liverpool August 25.
To Southampton; to Cherbourg, September 1. Sent immediately to
Alsace-Lorraine front; in lines for 11 days; to Legny Woods for two
months, until after the armistice; with Army of Occupation near Coblenz;
to Merimcourt. Sailed from St. Nazaire May 19 on U. S. S. Aeolus;
landed Newport News May 30. Service in France and Germany was hauling
ammunition and food. During stay in England was taken sick with
pneumonia and "flu" and was in hospital six weeks at Seymour. (no
Born June 14, 1900.
Enl. September 23, 1918. Pvt. S. A. T. C. Trained at Iowa State
College. Mustered out December 21, 1918.
Born July 4, 1894.
Enl. December 14, 1917. Mech. Mate 1st-cl., Squadron 2, U. S.
Aeronautics Station. Trained at G. L. N. T. S.: Pensacola, Fla.
Mustered out March 21, 1919. (no photo)
JENSEN, ALBERT H.
Born November 24,
1893. Enl. June 15, 1918. Corp. Co. D, 426 M. T. C. Trained at Ames
and Valparaiso. Promoted from pvt. to corp. Mustered out July 15,
Born May 1, 1896.
Enl. June 15, 1918. Corp. Co. D, M. T. C. Trained at Iowa State
College eight weeks; to Valparaiso at temporary camp for two months; to
Detroit for convoy work; to Boston, until December 25, 1918; to New
York, stationed at 150th St. doing trucking until July 2, 1919; to Camp
Merritt; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out July 8, 1919.
Born April 21, 1893.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Casualty Co. Trained at Camp Gordon four
weeks; to Camp Merritt. Sailed September 1 from Hoboken; landed Brest
September 13. At Brest in Casualty Co.; to St. George, Co. L. one week;
to La Wolobine three months; to Clemancy three months; to Le Mans four
months; to Brest July 24, 1919. Sailed on U. S. S. Mongolia August 1;
landed Hoboken August 9, 1919. To Camp Merritt; to Camp Dodge.
Mustered out August 16, 1919. (no photo)
Born April 1, 1898.
Enl. January 11, 1918. Pvt. Co. E, 2nd Bn. 26th Div. C. A. Trained at
Ft. Cassell. Sailed from Boston on H. M. S. Corgegnan; landed Liverpool
June 14. To Southampton; to Le Havre June 24. To Ft. Barelle at
Langres until August 15; to Argonne-Meuse front for three weeks; to
Vitry; to Cornille; to Brest. Sailed on S. S. Mangdiv March 31; landed
Boston April 10, 1919. Mustered out April 25, 1919.
JENSEN, CHRIST J.
No service record available that I can find,
Born April 21, 1896.
Enl. December 10, 1917. Pvt. Co. D, 81st Aero Squadron. Trained at
Ft. Logan until February 2, 1918; to Camp Sevier until March 6; to
school at Brooklyn, where he was taught building and repairing of
airplanes; April 18 sent to Ft. Sill and remained there until May 24,
1919; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out May 26, 1919.
Bom December 25,
1892. Enl. February 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. K, 139th Inf. 30th Div.
Trained at Camp Dodge in Co. E. 351st Inf. 88th Div.; Camp Mills Co. K,
139th Inf. 35th Div. Sailed from New York April 24, 1918; landed
Liverpool May 7. To Winchester May 8; to Southampton; to Le Havre May
12. To rest camp No. 2; to Eu, May 16; to Melleville; June 26 to
Londoniers; June 8 to Mehonie; June 9 to Morgney; to Jarnneil June 12;
June 19 to Kruth; June 19 entered trenches at Alsace-Lorraine; relieved
on September 3; to Kruth; September 4 to Clearmont; to Boynn; to Veuve-Mesons;
to Billet de Brush Woods on reserve for St. Mihiel drive from September
12 to 16; left St. Mihiel September 17; rested September 17 to 24;
entered Argonne drive September 25; in drive October 1; relieved by 1st
Div.; to Clearmont; to Louppy Petit October 10; to Sommendieu; to Verdun
sector of trenches October 24 to November 5; relieved by "Wildcat" Div.
October 28; to Lemnie; November 7 to Bennoncourt; to Rupt November 13 to
December 7; to Vinot December 7 to 9; to Le Mans March 11; to Gorce; to
Belgian Rifle Range at Le Mans March 20; to St. Nazaire April 2; Camp
Guthrie April 3. Sailed from St. Nazaire on U. S. S. Matonia April 13;
landed Newport News April 24. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out May 2, 1919.
Born December 25,
1894. Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. E, 316th Inf. 79th Div. Trained at
Camp Gordon. Sailed from New York August 30; landed September 12. To
St. George until October 1; to Verdun front; in front line trenches 9
days; wounded November 3 by Machine-gun bullet; to Evac. Hosp. No. 15;
to Langres, Base Hosp. No. 53; to Base Hosp. No. 27; to Base Hosp. No.
8; to St. Nazaire. Sailed on St. Zellandia December 10; landed Newport
News December 22, 1918. Has crippled hand; was also hit by shrapnel in
foot. Mustered out June 17, 1919.
Born August 29, 1890.
Enl. December 5, 1917. Coxswain in Navy. Trained at Camp Decatur at
G. L. N. T. S.; to Camp Perry; to U. S. S. Leviathan April 22; May 30
experienced submarine attack of convoy; made 17 trips between the United
States and France carrying troops. Mustered out September 22, 1919.
Born February 27,
1889. Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. A, 605th Regt. 8th Eng. Corps.
Trained at Camp Gordon. Sailed from Hoboken on U. S. S. George
Washington September 30; landed Brest October 13. Left Brest October 20
for Chalindrey, Haute-Marne, and stayed there until November 26; to
Montigny-sur-Aube and worked with Engr. Corps; to Camp Joffre December
15; to Veuxhalles; to Cote d'Or for road work; to Le Mans; to Brest.
Sailed on Agamemnon June 7; landed New York June 15. To Camp Merritt;
to Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 25, 1919. (no photo)
Born December 5,
1889. Enl. June 27, 1918. Pvt. Batt. D, 338th F. A. 88th Div. Trained
at Camp Dodge; placed in class 1 "Group C" Mechanics' Class; given
citizenship papers on July 9, 1918. Released subject to call. (no
Born May 30, 1888.
Enl. June 21, 1916. Corp.- Hdqrs. Co. 163d Inf. Trained at Camp
Dodge; July 25, 1917, on order until July 26, 1918. Re-enlisted for
foreign service April 15, 1919 -- enlistment for three-year period.
Born September 1,
1897. Enl. October 1, 1918. Pvt. Inf. S. A. T. C. Trained at Buena
Vista College, Storm Lake, Iowa. Mustered out December 13, 1918.
Born September 27,
1893. Enl. June 25, 1918. Pvt. Co. F, 350th Regt., 88th Div. Trained
at Camp Dodge; Camp Upton. Sailed from Camp Upton August 11; arrived
Tillbury, England August 25. To Cherbourg September 2. To Semur
September 10; to Hericourt; to front October 3, in Alsace sector, stayed
until October 20; to Toul sector November 5 to November 29; to
Malincourt November 30 to May 6, 1919; to St. Nazaire. Sailed May 20;
landed Newport News May 30. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 5, 1919.
Vista's Part in the World War.
Storm Lake, 1920, pp. 116-20.