Michigan WW2 NMCG Casualty List – K Surnames

KAERCHER, Mayford John, Pvt., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kaercher, 6155 Pontiac Trail, South Lyon.

KALINA, Ernest Theodore, Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Theodore T. Kalina, 6438 E. Forest St., Detroit.

KAMMER, Russell G., Pfc., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Barnard Kammer, 15484 Lamphere Rd., Detroit.

KAMP, Frank Peter, Fireman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Kamp, Ada.

KAMPO, Joseph, Cpl., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Kampo, 8437 Military St., Detroit.

KAMPS, Robert Louis, Seaman 1c, USNR. Father, Mr. Charles Kamps, Rt. 2, Dexter.

KANAVEL, Walter Junior, Seaman 2c, USNR. Mother, 2021 Collingwood St., Saginaw.

KANE, Charles Joseph, Chief Storekeeper, USN. Mother, Mrs. Josephine L. Kane, 15354 Rutherford Ave., Detroit.

KAPANOSKE, Thomas W., Pvt., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Mary B. Kapanoski, 2752 Roosevelt Ave., Detroit.

KAPPA, John, Machinist’s Mate 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Natalia Kappa, Romeo.

KAPUT, Chester W., Pfc., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Anna Kaput, 3351 Denton St., Hamtramck, Detroit.

KARALIUS, Joseph Frank, Aviation Ordnanceman 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Bertha Clara Karalius, Richfield Service Station, Rt. 1, Oak Harbor.

KARANUTSOS, James, Jr., Gunner’s Mate 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Dorothy Mae Karanutsos, 18286 Prairie Ave., Detroit.

KARASZEWSKI, Stanley Frank, Quartermaster 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Karaszewski, 3836 Talbot St., Detroit.

KARAZIA, Michael, Seaman 2c, USNR. Father, Mr. Emilian Karazia, 2160 Williams, RFD 6, Box 215, Mt. Clemens.

KARNEMONT, Harry Markus, Lieutenant (jg), USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Karnemont, Rt. 1, Fremont.

KARSEN, Andrew, Gunner’s Mate 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Karsen, Rt. 3, Muskegon.

KARTZ, Henry, Boatswain’s Mate 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Kartz, 16526 Prairie Ave., Detroit.

KASPERLIK, Joe Wesley, Aviation Machinist’s Mate 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Michiel Kasperlik, Rt. 5, Grand Rapids.

KASPRZYK, John J., Pvt., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Frances Kasprzyk, 1118 33d St., Bay City.

KATZER, Howard W., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Glen W. Katzer, 5379 Cooper St., Detroit.

KAUFMAN, Bobbie R., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Ellen K. Inman, 48 S. Parke St., Pontiac.

KAUKOLA, Toivo Jacob, Gunner’s Mate 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Victoria Agnes Kaukola, 523 Spring St., Marquette.

KEDROWSKI, Edmond L., Pfc., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. William L. Kedrowski, 1926 Casorain Ave., Detroit.

KEELER, Louis Raymond, Electrician’s Mate 2c, USN. Father, Mr. Raymond Henry Keeler, 3511 Fairview Ave., Detroit.

KEENE, Lester John, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Keene, Rt. 1, Sheridan Rd., Saginaw.

KEESE, James E., 1st Lieutenant, USMCR. Wife, Mrs. James E. Keese, Hermansville.

KEHN, Charles Richard, Seaman 1c, USCGR. Father, Mr. Edward H. Kehn, 13219 Mark Twain Ave., Detroit.

KEITH, Clifford Leon, Torpedoman’s Mate 2c, USN. Father, Mr. Carl Keith, 19416 Hanna, Detroit.

KELLER, Herman Allan, Jr., Aviation Radioman 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Herman Allan Keller, Sr., 17360 Lanser Rd., Detroit.

KELLER, Paul Daniel, Moulder 2c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Nettie Johnson Smith, 142 Jackson St., Coldwater.

KELLER, Roy Fred, Seaman 2c, USNR. Brother, Mr. Charles H. Keller, 19314 Braile Ave., Detroit.

KELLEY, Gerald L., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Verne Kelley, 606 Catherine St., Ann Arbor.

KELLEY, Wilbert Fletcher, Fireman 3c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Nellie Kelley, 2223 27th St., Port Huron.

KENDALL, David C., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Donald M. Kendall, 14926 Ardmore St., Detroit.

KENFIELD, Donald Harry, Yeoman 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Ethel Bernice Laraway, 679 Lake Drive, SE Grand Rapids.

KENNEDY, Charles Edward, Fireman 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Edna L. Kennedy, Box 5, Bridgeport.

KENNELLY, William J., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leo D. Kennelly, 206 Spring St., Hemlock.

KENNER, Perry James, Seaman 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Louise Kenner, 533 Horton St., Northville.

KENNEY, Daniel J., Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Fergus J. Kenny, 6365 Ellsworth Ave., Detroit.

KENNY, Francis Joseph Patrick, Seaman 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Kenny, 2140 Concord, Detroit.

KEPHART, John A., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. William H. Kephart, 417 Porter St., Kalamazoo.

KERN, Reinhardt William, Seaman 2c, USN. Father, Mr. Gottlieb Kern, 530 S. 9th St., Saginaw.

KERN, Richard Oswald, Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oswald J. Kern, 7210 Gronow St., Centerline.

KERNSTOCK, Harold John, Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Anna Kernstock, Rt. 1, Bay City.

KERR, George T., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Eileen Kerr, 4701 S. Huron River Drive, Flat Rock.

KERR, Ralph Quartermaster 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Guy Kerr, 7466 Rutherford Ave., Detroit.

KERRIGAN, William Patrick, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Kerrigan, 1714 Montana St., Flint.

KETT, Nathan Frederick, Seaman 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Bette Jeanne Kett, Rt. 7, c/o Sadie Durham, Ann Arbor.

KETTUNEN, Arnold Edward, Fireman 1c, USCGR. Father, Mr. Paul Kettunen, Ontonagon.

KEYS, Wallace F., Jr., Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Wallace F. Keys, Sr., 2931 Springle Ave., Detroit.

KIEFER, Robert Frank, Seaman 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Margaret J. Ferguson, 223 Sheridan Ave., Lansing.

KIELB, Walter F., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Caroline Kielb, 5063 Eugene St., Dearborn.

KIELBIK, William, Cpl., USMC. Sister, Miss Blanche Kosarek, 19600 Klinger St., Detroit.

KILGARD, Earl Edward, Seaman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Ruth Evelyn Kilgard, 4175 Springle, Detroit.

KILLEWALD, Vincent Peter, Gunner’s Mate 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Agnes Anderson, 17157 Cameron, Detroit.

KILRAIN, Raymond Francis, Lieutenant, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Lucie Augustine Kilrain, 1710 Carroll St., Saginaw.

KINCAID, Roscoe, Cpl., USMC. Brother, Mr. Vernon Kincaid, 12451 Utica Ave., East Detroit.

KINCHSULAR, Charles Edward, Jr., Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Edward Kinchsular, Sr., 988 White St., Lincoln Park, Detroit.

KINCHSULAR, James Joseph, Jr., Radioman 3c, USN. Father, Mr. James Joseph Kinchsular, Sr., 16850 Ward Ave., Detroit.

KINCZKOWSKI, Tadeus J., Pvt., USMCR. Father, Mr. Anthony Kinczkowski, 5716 Lawndale Ave., Detroit.

KING, Garth W., Pfc., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Garth W. King, RFD 7, Kalamazoo.

KING, James Bruce, Seaman 2c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Muriel Milbourn, 419 S. Pearl St., Charlotte.

KING, James Vernon, Watertender 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. James Joseph King, 309 North C. St., Sheboygan.

KING, Melvin Lawrence, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Wanda Jean King, 1502 Chaplin St., Jackson.

KING, Richard Eugene, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur S. King, 84 Penn St., Battle Creek.

KING, Robert D., Pvt., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Nelson C. King, 933 Albert Ave., Kalamazoo.

KING, William W., Master Technical Sgt., USMCR. Father, Mr. Robert B. King, Sr., 766 West Maumee St., Adrian.

KINGSTON, Francis Paul, Motor Machinist’s Mate 1c, USN. Wife, Mrs. Elsie Bernadotte Kingston, 1130 Collingwood Ave., Detroit.

KINNARD, Benjamin, III, Chief Radioman, USCG. Wife, Mrs. Ann Sobas Kinnard, 5707 Central Ave., Detroit.

KIRBY, Alfred L., Sgt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Emily L. Kirby, 3247 Oakshire Blvd., Berkley, Royal Oak.

KIRK, LeRoy Vincent, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Perry Kirk, 665 Scott Wood, Pontiac.

KIRK, Robert Lee, Jr., Radioman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Kirk, 6348 Steadman, Dearborn.

KIRT, Glenn Bork, Aviation Machinist’s Mate 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Charles Frank Kirt, Box 11, Lake Leelanau.

KISTE, Paul A., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph R. Kiste, 616 Pearl St., Belding.

KISTKA, Richard Leo, Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Kistka, 1403 Losey Ave., Jackson.

KIVISTO, Tolvo Sylvester, Fireman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Kivisto, 726 Waterworks St., Calumet.

KLAETKE, Frederick J., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank O. Klaetke, 3393 Aaron St., Detroit.

KLANN, Edward, Ship’s Cook 1c, USN. Father, Mr. August Klann, 3897 Gilbert St., Detroit.

KLAVITTER, Clayton Michael, Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Edward J. Klavitter, 3788 Belvidere Ave., Detroit.

KLECZINSKI, Donald LaVerne, Aviation Ordnanceman 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kleofas Clements Kleczinski, 6880 Stannlin, Detroit.

KLEI, Walter Carl, Seaman 1c, USN. Wife, Mrs. Violet M. Klei, 6684 Pelouze Ave., Detroit.

KLEIN, Bob Charles, Seaman 2c, USCG. Mother, Mrs. Blanche Caffrey, 1981 Burlingame, Detroit.

KLEIN, Thiel Joseph, Storekeeper 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Bernice Klein, 4154 29th St., Detroit.

KLEINBRINK, Frank, Lieutenant (jg), USNR. Father, Mr. Gerrit Kleinbrink, 614 S. Fair St., Otsego.

KLOACK, Merlin Harold, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Eli Kloack, 145 Sager Rd., Michigan Center.

KLOTKOWSKI, Henry Stanley, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Klotkowski, 1274 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit.

KLOWSKI, Joseph Martin, Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Klowski, 960 E. Farnum Ave., Royal Oak.

KLUMP, Elmer E., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oliver J. Klump, Rt. 2, Pleasant View Beach, Gaylord.

KLYSZEWSKI, Stanley, Ship’s Cook 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leon Klyszewski, 4681 30th St., Detroit.

KNAGGS, Dale Wesley, Lieutenant (jg), USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. W. Knaggs, Willis.

KNIFFEL, Leonard J., Pfc., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Mary M. Kniffel, 2316 Adele St., Detroit.

KNIGHT, Robert William, Storekeeper 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Virginia S. Knight, 1605 Federal Ave., Saginaw.

KNISLEY, Glen H., Pfc., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Glen H. Knisley, 141 Oak St., River Rouge.

KNOLL, Paul Edward, Coxswain, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Inez Bowen, 320 Briarwood St., SE Grand Rapids.

KNOP, Aaron Arthur, Seaman 1c, USNR. Father, Mr. Arthur A. Knop, 1223 Green St., Detroit.

KOBEL, Ralph Ivan, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Kobel, 525 Sheridan Rd., Lansing.

KOBOS, Stanley J., Cpl., USMCR. Parents, 4417 Parkinson St., Detroit.

KOEBBE, Claire Emerson, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emerson Koebbe, 5214 Mead, Dearborn.

KOENIG, Michael Aloysius, Seaman 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Carrie Koenig, 5727 Cadillac Ave., Detroit.

KOIVISTO, Martin Mathew, Lieutenant, USN. Wife, Mrs. Martin Mathew Koivisto, 319 Vine St., Ishpeming.

KOLAKOWSKI, Ceslaus, Signalman 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ignatious Kolakowski, 3440 Edwin, Detroit.

KOLASA, Robert William, Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Gertrude R. Kolasa, 357 S. 14th St., Saginaw.

KOLTER, Edward Sylvester, Fire Controlman 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Betty Bernice Kolter, 8480 Lyford Ave., Detroit.

KOLUCH, Jerry F., Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Koluch, 622 E. Gillespie Ave., Flint.

KOOL, Jack A., Pfc., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Kool, 1208 Reed St., Kalamazoo.

KOOLS, Joseph Benjamin, Yeoman 3c, USN. Father, Mr. Benjamin Duane Koos, 569 Union St., Niles.

KOPMAN, Joseph Lieutenant (jg), USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Saul Louis Kopman, 300 Whitemore Rd., Detroit.

KOSKELA, Oscar E., Cpl., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eli Koskela, 8167 Ellsworth Ave., Detroit.

KOSKI, Fred Donald, Seaman 2c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Nettie Koski, 307 Jasper St., Ishpeming.

KOSKI, George Paul, Radioman 3c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Koski, Box 126, Ewen.

KOSS, Clifford Nelson, Seaman 2c, USN. Father, Mr. John Albert Koss, 8741 Olivet, Detroit.

KOSS, John Paul, Fireman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Madlyne Julia Koss, 11256 Elmdale St., Detroit.

KOSTEK, Joseph, Pvt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. Joseph Kostek, 2696 Frederick St., Detroit.

KOSTOPOLUS, George, Jr., Seaman 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Florence Kostopolus, 312 W. Aurora St., Ironwood.

KOSTY, Nicholas Louis, Fireman 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Nellie Byczenski, 4587 Military, Detroit.

KOTRONIS, James Ethimios, Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Thomas Kotronis, 233 Clark St., Wyandotte.

KOVALESKI, Charles Joseph, Lieutenant, USN. Father, Mr. Frank Kovaleski, 2645 Commor St., Detroit.

KOVALICK, George Richard, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Kovalick, 13236 Moenart Ave., Detroit.

KOVATCH, Peter, Pvt., USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Kovatch, 8033 Walden St., Detroit.

KOWAL, Chester Joseph, Fireman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Michael Kowal, 6125 Silkirt St., Detroit.

KOWALEWSKI, Edward J., Pfc., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Augusta Kowalewski, 6514 Wagner St., Detroit.

KOWALK, Bernard Alexander, Machinist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Mary Ann Kowalk, 666 Detroit Ave., Lake Orion.

KOWALSKI, Frank, Jr., Fireman 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Hattie Kowalski, 3559 Lawton, Detroit.

KOWALSKI, Leonard Thomas, Seaman 2c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Josephine Kowalski, 7880 Frontenac, Detroit.

KOWALSKI, Tadeusz, Watertender 2c, USCG. Mother, Mrs. Josephine Kowalski, 5515 Caniff Ave., Detroit.

KOWALSKY, Arthur L., Pvt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Lucille Kowalsky, 4772 Williams St., Detroit.

KRAJKIEWVCZ, Leonard James, Pvt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Sophie Krajkiewvcz, Box 11, Stronach.

KRAKOW, Percy R., Cpl., USMC. Mother, Mrs. Freda Krakow, 2044 Hazelwood Ave., Detroit.

KRALL, Henry, Platoon Sgt., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Henry Krall, 5431 Proctor St., Detroit.

KRAMER, George Albert, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. George J. Kramer, 1234 Maple Ave., Jackson.

KRAUS, Henry Joseph, Motor Machinist’s Mate 1c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Rudolph Kraus, 417 Monroe Ave., Muskegon.

KRETSCHMAN, Oscar Fred, Seaman 1c, USN. Father, Mr. Fredrick Kretschman, RFD 1, Diamondale.

KRINIAK, Robert Edwin, Coxswain, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Kriniak, 1029 Sable St., Alpena.

KRIZANIC, Albert, Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Frank Krizanic, 13493 Dequindre St., Detroit.

KROHMAR, Frank V., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Laura Krohmar, Box 15, Clare.

KROTH, Richard Jerome, Lieutenant (jg), USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edmund Benedict Kroth, Sr., 5069 Caniff St., Hamtramck, Detroit.

KRUEGER, Robert Mac, Ensign, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Genevieve Erma Krueger, 2940 Hazelwood Ave., Detroit.

KRUPSKI, Peter J., Pfc., USMCR. Father, Mr. Bernard Krupski, 3974 Miller St., Detroit.

KRUSELL, Godfrey Richard, Signalman 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank John Krusell, 226 Ann St., Petoskey.

KRUSELL, James E., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Anna Y. Krusell, 506 Beech St., Petoskey.

KUBERSKI, Henry Norman, Seaman 2c, USN. Father, Mr. Norman Kuberski, Rt. 2, Petoskey.

KUHLMAN, Wayne W., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Madge Kuhlman, 15 Fair St., Southeast, Grand Rapids.

KUHNS, Dale Edward, Seaman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Ermile Kuhns, RFD 2, Marcellus.

KUIPERS, John J., Sgt., USMC. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Kuipers, 63 Caroline Pl., NE Grand Rapids.

KUJANSAARI, Morris Lynold, Ensign, USNR. Uncle, Mr. John Arvid Siira, Box 137, South Range.

KUMJIAN, Richard, Pharmacist’s Mate 2c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Archlesse Kumkian, 1604 Burlingame Ave., Detroit.

KUNATH, Charles V., Seaman 2c, USNR. Uncle, Mr. Thomas Sylvester Disbrow, Box 44, Oak Grove.

KUNSTMAN, Roland, Electrician’s Mate 3c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gottfried Kunstman, 508 Jones St., St. Joseph.

KURCHINSKI, Franklin Rudolph, 1st Lieutenant, USMCR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene G. Kurchinski, Boyne City.

KUSIAK, Alfred Meciuston, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Kusiak, 7130 Warren, Detroit.

KUZMA, Joseph J., Pfc., USMC. Father, Mr. Joseph Kuzma, 717 S. Pleasant St., Jackson.

KWIATKOWSKI, Joseph, Seaman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kwiatkowski, 380 Ford Ave., Wyandotte.

KWIATKOWSKI, Louis Anthony, Torpedoman’s Mate 1c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Frances Grzincic, 2217 9th St., Wyandotte.



MLA Source Citation:

War Department. The Adjutant Generals Office. Administrative Services Division. Strength Accounting Branch. World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel. Item from Record Group 407: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1917- [AGO], 1905 - 1981. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 16 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/michigan/michigan-ww2-nmcg-casualty-list-k-surnames.htm - Last updated on Aug 23rd, 2012


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