Iowa in the Great War


Casualties of War



October 10, 1918

Nine Iowans In Today's Casualties

Washington, Oct. 10 -- Nine Iowans were mentioned in the army casualty lists announced today. They carried a total of 584 names divided as follows: Killed in action, 80; missing in action, 105; wounded severely, 338; died from wounds 13; died of disease, 30; died from aeroplane accident, 4; died from accident and other causes, 10; wounded, degree undetermined, 4.. The Iowans follow:

Killed in Action - Privates:
James L. Rooney, Dubuque, Ia.
Howard P. Zettle, Sioux City, Ia.
Emery M. Cox, Newburg, Ia.
Wounded Severely - Privates:
Hjalmar W. Nelson, Centerville, Ia.
Lee L. Heller, Coin, Ia.
Lester L. Lewis, Cedar Falls, Ia.
True H. Moffitt, Lorimor, Ia.
Emile J. Gerard, Mystic, Ia.
Galen B. Green, Waterloo, Ia.



~ source Iowa City Citizen, Iowa City, Johnson co. Iowa
~ submitted by Sharyl Ferrall Iowa Old Press




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