Born February 13,
1892. Enl. May 23, 1917. Musician 1st-cl. on Transport Service Ships
Band and on U. S. S. Pastores. Trained at G. L. N. T. S.; to Norfolk,
Va. Sailed from New York December 6; landed Bordeaux December 13, 1918.
Transported troops between New York and Bordeaux on U. S. S. Pastores;
holds records for number of trips (21) in transporting troops; Pastores
was second ship to dock with troops from the United States; average
number of troops transported, including officers and men, 2,500. Played
in Sousa's 300-piece band on tour of Middle West and Eastern States for
2d Liberty Loan. Mustered out at G. L. N. T. S. August 7, 1919.
Born October 9, 1888.
Enl. June 26, 1918. Corp. Co. C, 313th Engrs. 88th Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge; to Camp Mills. Sailed on Plassy August 16; landed Liverpool
August 28. To Southampton; to Le Havre. To border of Switzerland; to
Alsace sector; to Lorraine near Metz; there when armistice was signed;
built railroads near Metz one month; to Gudercourt; to Densian Hdqrs.;
to St. Nazaire. Sailed on Madawska May 25; landed New York June 6. To
Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 16, 1919.
Born December 11,
1891. Enl. November 2, 1918. Pvt. Automobile Machinist, Co. A, 4th
Detach. Trained at Iowa State College. Mustered out December 11, 1918.
Born October 19,
1895. Enl. Sept. 25, 1917. In Medical Reserve Corps, Iowa, assigned to
Iowa City. Remained continuously in medical college by order of Surgeon
General from October 1, 1917, to December 1, 1918. Would have received
commission as 1st Lieut. March 27, 1919. Mustered out December 1,
O'DONOGHUE, J. H.
Born July 8, 1876.
Enl. June 22, 1917. Captain, Spruce Production Division. Trained at
Ft. Riley; at Vancouver Barracks in Spruce Production Division; in
status of field officer during entire period of service; attached to
troops getting airplane material along mouth of Columbia River with
hdqrs. at St. Bend and Raymond, Washington. Mustered out January 18,
Born July 5, 1895.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. K 316th Inf. 79th Div. Trained at Camp
Gordon in 4th Replm. Regt., trans, to 316th Inf. January 1, 1919.
Sailed on U. S. S. Plattsburg August 30; landed Brest September 12. To
St. George; to rest camp; to aviation field; to Verdun; to Argonne
November 8; to Donnileans until January 1; to Issencourt; to Burroni; to
Cumgoine; to Sont Huinsi. Sailed on U. S. S. Texan May 16; landed May
29 at Philadelphia. To Camp Dix; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 10,
Born July 5, 1895.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. D, 4th Replm. Regt. Trained at Camp
Gordon. (no photo)
Born January 14,
1896. Enl. July 26, 1918. Pvt. Co. D 362d Inf., 91st Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge; to Camp Dix. Sailed from New York September 10, on
Grandscow; landed Glasgow, September 23. To Southampton; to Cherbourg.
To Monpont for three weeks of training; to Flanders October 30 to
November 5; relieved French on Flanders front; went over top; moved to
immediate rear about three months; to France, ordered back to front the
day of armistice; in line on Flanders front; to France in the Le Mans
area. Sailed from St. Nazaire April 3 on Edward Luckenbach; landed New
York April 14. To Camp Merritt; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out April 30,
Born May 22, 1894.
Enl. June 26, 1918. Pvt. Hosp. Co. 350th Inf. 88th Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge. Sailed August 10 on S. S. Delta from New York; landed
Liverpool August 25. To Southampton; to Cherbourg. To Semur; to
Bracquemont; to Girmagny; to Laginy Woods November 11; to Minaucourt; to
St. Nazaire. Sailed for U. S.; landed Newport News. Mustered out June
Born March 11, 1893.
Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. D, 209th Engrs. 9th Div. Trained at Camp
Forrest; Camp Sheridan; Camp Dodge. Mustered out February 3, 1919. (no
Born September 26,
1892. Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. F, 350th Regt. 88th Div. Trained
at Camp Dodge. Sailed from New York August 11; landed Liverpool August
25. To Southampton; to Brest September 1. To Alsace-Lorraine front as
automatic gunner for 11 days; taken sick with influenza, later with
trench fever; was in eight different hospitals. Sailed January 31;
landed New York February 12. To Camp Merritt. Mustered out March 3,
Born September 29,
1887. Enl. December 13, 1917. 1st. Lieut, attached to Hdqrs. Staff,
Division of Ordnance. Trained at Camp Hancock Machine Gun School; at
Wilbur Wright Aviation Field. Promoted from corp. to 2d Lieut., to 1st
Lieut. Sailed on S. S. Adriatic October 6, 1918; landed Liverpool
October 17. To Le Havre October 21. To Blois, to read instructions to
incoming troops; to Hdqrs. in Paris; February 1, 1919, to Ordnance
Repair Shops at Mehun; March 1 entered Univ. of Montpelier. Sailed from
Brest on S. S. Northern Pacific August 6; landed Hoboken August 12. To
Camp Dodge. Mustered out September 3, 1919.
Born March 1, 1901.
Enl. July 9, 1918. Pvt. Co. K 3d Bn. 11th Regt. Marine Corps. Trained
at Mare Island. Sailed from Quantico, Va.; Landed in France. Did guard
duty at Bordeaux.
Born February 8,
1895. Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Co. D, 164th Inf. 41st Div. Trained at
Camp Gordon; to Camp Merritt. Sailed August 30 on U. S. S. Plattsburg;
landed Brest September 12. To St. George; to St. Aignan; to Schousay;
to Brest. Sailed February 8 on U. S. S. President Grant; landed New
York February 26. To Camp Dix; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out March 10,
Born June 29, 1889.
Enl. September 5, 1918. Pvt. 1st-cl. M. P. in Depot Brigade. Trained
at Camp Dodge. Mustered out March 1, 1919.
Born December 8,
1894. Enl. July 24, 1918. Corp. Development Bn. No. 2, Officers'
Training Camp. Trained at Camp Gordon; to Camp Wheeler. Mustered out
December 18, 1919.
Born June 23, 1895.
Enl. May 25, 1917. Corp. Co. D, 5th Engrs. 7th Div. Trained at Ft.
Logan; to El Paso; to Brownsville; to Corpus Christi; to Camp Merritt.
Sailed from iNew York on H. R. Mallory; landed Brest August 12. To
Pont-et-Massene Barracks five days; to Perigny-sur-Armanson-Yonne six
weeks; to Chaligny; to front lines; to St. Mihiel sector September 26;
to Minneville two weeks; to front at Puvenvile Woods; to
Villers-sur-Preny; to Thiaucourt engaged in road construction near Metz;
salvage work at Bouillionville from December 5 to January 1; to Barbache;
to Brest. Sailed February 15 on U. S. S. George Washington; stopped at
Boston February 24; landed New York February 25. To Camp Mills; to Camp
Humphreys; to Camp Dodge. Mustered out March 25, 1919.
Born December 19,
1890. Enl. July 29, 1918. Pvt. Co. A 122d Engrs. Trained at Camp
Forrest; to Camp Upton. Sailed from New York September 29; landed Brest
October 13. To Angers two weeks; to Gievres nine days; to Alencon
November 13; to forwarding camp at Le Mans; to Jaineville-le-Pont May 5,
1919; to Brest June 21. Sailed June 30; landed Camp Mills July 12. To
Camp Dodge. Mustered out July 19, 1919.
Born June 15, 1894.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. Replm. Co. Trained at Camp Gordon.
Discharged on account of physical disability.
Born June 19, 1889.
Enl. July 24, 1918. Pvt. 316th Inf. 79th Div. Trained at Camp Gordon
thirty days with Co. E, 4th Replm. Regt. Six months service in France
with the 79th Div.; at Argonne, Verdun. Mustered out May 10, 1919.
Born April 10, 1889.
Enl. June 7, 1918. Carpenter's mate 2d-cl. in Naval Aviation. Trained
at Pensacola, Fla.; Charleston, S. C, for one month, repairing
seaplanes. Mustered out April 9, 1919.
Born June 5, 1889.
Enl. May 13, 1918. Pvt. Co. H 64th Inf. 7th Div. Trained at Camp
MacArthur until August 15. Sailed from New York August 24 on U. S. S.
Mt. Vernon; landed Brest September 3. To Stigney one week; to
Argentueil ten days; to Doulard one week; to Toul sector October 10,
held line at a point ten miles from Metz for eight days; returned to
reserves October 21 to 25; to Gegencourt; returned to reserve position
for five days; back to Gengencourt November 2; received accidental
gunshot wound in right eye November 3; to Base Hosp. No. 45 at Toul
until December 26; to Base Hosp. at Savaney; to St. Nazaire. Sailed on
Manchuria January 10; landed New York January 22. To Hosp. No. 2 on
Staten Island three weeks; to Ft. McHenry three weeks; to Camp Dodge.
Mustered out March 20, 1919.
No service Record Included
Born February 18,
1894. Enl. June 26, 1918, Pvt. Co. D 350th Inf. 88th Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge until August 8. Sailed from New York August 11 on the S. S.
Delta; landed England August 25. To Southampton; to Le Havre. T o Semur
three weeks; to Chassias until October 4; to Alsace-Lorraine sector
October 5; in offensive two weeks before armistice was signed; moved off
front to Naix December 1 until May 7, 1919. Sailed from St. Nazaire May
19; landed Newport News. To Camp Dodge. Mustered out June 5, 1919.
Born March 10, 1890.
Enl. April 26, 1918. Corp. Co. D, 360th Regt. 90th Div. Trained at
Camp Dodge; at Camp Travis; and at Arbot, France. Landed in France June
14. To front August 22; in St. Mihiel drive September 12 to 16;
captured Hill No. 317 September 15; at Meuse-Argonne October 26 to
November 11; on November 1 took Grand Carre Farm and advanced to Hill
243; Nov. 2 took part in operation of taking Hill No. 321; November 11
on front just out of Baalon near Mouzay; November 17 to Verton, Belgium;
November 26 to December 23 hiked to Germany, passing through Trier and
up Moselle Valley, stopping at Wehlen where he stayed until May 17,
1919; entrained for St. Nazaire. Sailed May 27; landed Boston June 7.
To Camp Devens; to Camp Sherman. Mustered out June 15, 1919.
Vista's Part in the World War.
Storm Lake, 1920, pp. 168-172.