Iowa in the Great War


Casualties of War



October 3, 1918

Eighteen Iowan's On Today's Casualty List

Washington, Oct. 3 - Eighteen Iowans were mentioned in today's army casualty lists which carried a total of 497 names divided as follows: Killed in action, 187; missing in action, 8; wounded severely, 212; died from wounds 27; died of disease, 1; died from accident and other causes, 2. The Iowans follow:

Killed in Action - Sergeants:
Arthur H. Berges, Burlington, Ia.
Killed in Action - Privates:
Laurence F. Cooper, Clarinda, Ia.
William L. Pierce, Council Bluffs, Ia.
August Van Oyen, Fairfield, Ia.
Louis Weiss, Woodbine, Ia.
Elmer Crowe, Laddsdale, Ia.
Edward Haut, Davenport, Ia.
Died of Wounds - Privates:
Hugo D. Schultz, Davenport, Ia.
Hilmar W. Sieloff, Buckeye, Ia.
Leslie W. Darling, Shenandoah, Ia.
Wounded Severely - Corporals:
Earl L. Middleton, Conrad, Ia.
Wounded Severely - Privates:
Guy E. Bosley, Clarinda, Ia.
Howard A. Cloe, Bagley, Ia.
Clarence E. Gibson, Oskaloosa, Ia.
Russell Lewis, Red Oak, Ia.
George Wisch, Walnut, Ia.
Ronald N. Roberts, Waucoma, Ia.
Missing in Action - Privates:
Frank J. Baker, Marion, Ia.

~ source 'The Iowa City Citizen',

~ submitted by Iowa Old Press




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