Seven Iowans in Casualties
Washington, Nov. 1 -- Seven Iowans were mentioned in the casualty
lists for today. They contained a total of 1501 names divided as
follows: Killed in action, 217; missing in action, 66; died of
wounds, 126; died from accident and other causes, 7; prisoners,
6; died from aeroplane accident, 1; lost at sea, 1; died of
disease, 171; wounded severely, 171; wounded, degree
undetermined, 338; wounded slightly, 397. The Iowans are:
|Killed in Action - Privates:
Basil B. Blevins, Humeston, Ia.
Louis E. Odell, Bedford, Ia.
Wounded, Degree Undetermined - Privates:
Lloyd L. Hoffa, Sanborn, Ia.
Lorn Watkins, Oskaloosa, Ia.
Wounded Severely - Private:
Harry Distelhorst, Burlington, Ia.
Wounded Slightly - Private:
Elmer E. Folander, Davenport, Ia.
Missing in Action - Corporal
Arthur M. Hamilton, Des Moines, Ia.
~ source Iowa City Citizen, Iowa
City, Johnson co. Iowa, Friday, November 1, 1918
~ submitted by Sharyl Ferrall
Iowa Old Press