NATTRESS, CHARLES W.
Born February 26, 1893. Enl. November 11, 1917. 1st-cl. Clerk Q. M.
Navy. Trained: U. S. S. Gopher at Chicago; to Cleveland, Ohio; to S.
S. Manchester on Great Lakes for nine weeks; to Philadelphia Navy Yard
for about five weeks; August 10 to U. S. S. Louisville; to Brest to
Naval Base No. 7 for two weeks; to U. S. S. Narragansett; to Base No.
29, Cardiff, Wales; to U. S. S. Navy Collier; to U. S. S. Moldergaard
September 20 to July, 1919; to Bay Ridge receiving station; on August 1
to G. L. N. T. S. Mustered out August 20, 1919.
Born August 26, 1892.
Enl. May 3, 1918. Pvt. 1st-cl. Co. A, 53d Regt. Trained at Columbus
Barracks, Ohio, May 6 to 15; to Camp Dix until June 9. Landed Brest
June 18, 1918. To Seivres June 21, detailed to the R. R. Transportation
at Seivres and surrounding territory until May 6, 1919; injured in R. R.
wreck May 7; in hospital at Pruniers May 21; to hosp. at Savenay June 1;
to Hosp. Carrion. To Greenhuts Hosp. New York City. July 1 arrived at
Ft. Snelling. Mustered out July 7, 1919.
Born April 16, 1890.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. G, 315th Inf. 79th Div. Trained at Camp
Gordon until August 15. Sailed from Hoboken on U. S. S. Plattsburg
September 1; landed Brest September 13. To St. Georges and stationed
there until September 30. To Verdun sector and stationed at Issencourt
until October 25; to front in Meuse offensive; on Verdun front October
29 to November 11; wounded by gas November 3; to Base Hosp. No. 88; to
Angers to February 23; joined company at Issencourt and was stationed
there until March 28; to Trampot; to Vallet until May 15. Sailed from
St. Nazaire May 16 on U. S. S. Texan; landed Philadelphia May 29. To
Camp Dix; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 10, 1919.
Born December 7,
1887. Enl. June 15, 1918. 1st Lieut. Coast Artillery. Trained at
Officers' Training School, Ft. Scott and Ft. Monroe. 1st promotion to
2d Lieut; 2d promotion to 1st Lieut. Mustered out December 13, 1918.
Born May 23, 1893.
Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. A, 313th Regt. 212th Div. Trained at
Camp Forrest; Camp Devens. Mustered out January 25, 1919. (no photo)
Born October 9, 1892.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. 1st-cl. Military Police Corps. Trained at
Camp Gordon with 4th Replm. Regt.; to Camp Merritt. Sailed from Hoboken
August 29 on U. S. S. Plattsburg; landed Brest September 13. To St.
George for six weeks; to Anton Fruce four weeks; to Paris; transferred
to Military Police Corps, served until July 7; to Brest. Sailed for U.
S. on U. S. S. Minnesota July 14; landed Norfolk July 28. To Camp
Dodge. Mustered out August 2, 1919.
Born May 22, 1887.
Enl. September 4, 1918. Pvt. in Med. Officers' Training Camp to
January 8, 1919. Trained at Ft. Riley. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out
January 13, 1919.
Born March 7, 1891.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Corp. Co. I, Div. Bn. Trained at Camp Gordon;
later served as instructor at Camp Wheeler. Mustered out December 16,
Born January 22,
1889. Enl. February 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. F, 1st Gas Regt. Trained at
Camp Dodge one month; to Camp Grant one month; to Ft. Myer two months.
Sailed from Hoboken June 29, 1918, on President Grant: landed Brest
July 13. Was near Chaumont for seven weeks; at St. Mihiel front two
weeks; Argonne front until armistice; to Verdun one week; to Chaumont
one month; to camp near Brest. Sailed January 24. 1918, on Celtic;
landed Hoboken February 2, 1919. To Camp Mills; to Camp Kendrick; to
Camp Dodge. Mustered out February 27, 1919.
Born February 8,
1896. Enl. July 25, 1918. Sgt. in 29th Co. C. O. T. S. Trained at
Camp Gordon in Co. D, 4th Replm. Regt.; transferred to above company.
Mustered out November 29, 1918.
FRITZ A. T.
Born October 13,
1888. Enl. September 5, 1918. Pvt. Machine Gun Co. 88th Inf. Trained
at Camp Dodge seven months. Mustered out March 27, 1919.
Born October 17,
1886. Enl. February 25, 1918. Pvt. Co. E, 349th Inf. 88th Div.; also
Pvt. in Co. F, 140th Inf. 35th Div. Trained at Camp Dodge; to Camp
Mills. Sailed on the Shropshire from New York April 24; landed
Liverpool. To Le Havre May 10. Service in Alsace, St. Mihiel, Verdun,
and in the Argonne; in Alsace trenches one month; in Argonne drive the
first five days; in Verdun sector three weeks; on way to Metz when
armistice was signed; attached to the Scouts the latter part of the war.
Sailed on the Nansemond April 16, 1919; landed Newport News April 28.
Mustered out at Camp Dodge May 7, 1919.
Born May 29, 1889.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. D, 162d Regt. 41st Div; trans, to 162d
Mach. Gun Co. Trained at Camp Gordon with Co. C, 4th Replm. Regt.; to
Camp Merritt. Sailed from New York on October 29; landed Liverpool
November 9. To Winchester November 11; to Southampton; to Le Havre
November 12. To Centres one month; to St. Aignan with Co. D, 162d Regt.
41st Div.; trans, to 162d M. G. Co. at Soignes; to Gen. Hdq. at
Chaumont; to St. Aignan January 12; to Camp Pontanezen June 20 to
September 21. Sailed from Brest with casual company on Powhatan
September 25; landed New York October 4. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out
October 13, 1919.
Born July 20, 1893.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. B, N. C. O. T. S. Trained at Camp
Gordon, pvt. 10th Bn. 4th Replm. Regt.; trans. to Co. B, N. C. O. T. S.;
to Camp Shelby November 1; to Camp Dodge December 19. Mustered out
December 30, 1918.
Vista's Part in the World War.
Storm Lake, 1920, pp. 162-66.