Wisconsin Gold Star List – Chippewa County


Benware, Peter W., 24, m, Cadott ; pvt 4prvnlbn engnrs ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Bowe, Paul, 27, Chippewa Falls; pvt mgco 354inf; near Verdun; kia Nov 2, ’18.

Brown, Richard, 20, Stanley; pvt 1cl 102inf; Toul sec, Chateau Thierry, St. Mihiel, Verdun; w Jy 18; kia Oct 26,’18.

Bruehling, Paul J., 30, m, Chippewa Falls; pvt 4tngbnrplgr, Camp Greenleaf ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Bushland, Orlando, 27, Chippewa Falls; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 7, ’18.

Caulkins, Clifford, 19, New Auburn; pvt 1cl 127inf; Argonne; kia Oct 16, ’18.

Christopherson, Emil, 23, Stanley; pvt 343inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 28, ’18.

Close, Arthur Clayton, 25, Chippewa Falls; pvt 1cl 28inf; kia Jy 18, ’18.

Coddington, Claud C., 28, Bloomer; pvt 315fremsq QMC; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 4, ’18.

Coon, Claude Curtis, 23, New Auburn; pvt, Camp Grant, Ill.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 6, ’18.

Erickson, Arthur M., 25, Chippewa Falls; pvt 341inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 14,’18.

Fasbender, Henry, 26, Chippewa Falls; pvt 331fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 5,’18.

Felsner, Albert Carl, 25, Cadott; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5, ’18.

Felton, Charles Brush, 30, New Auburn; pvt 1cl 107suptn; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 16,’18.

Fitzl, Lawrence Raymond, 21, Stanley; pvt 127inf ; St. Gilles, Juvigny, Marne Woods, Romagne, Braheville, St. Laurent; kia Nov 10, ’18.

Goddard, Louis David, 19, Stanley; sgt 119mgbn; Alsace, Juvigny, Terny-Sorny, Romagne, Vittarville; dd (influ) Dee 16, ’18.

Gomulka, Andrew, 24, Cornell; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Gruber, Michael Matthew, 18, Stanley; pvt SATC UW; U. S.; dd. (pneu) Oct 18, ’18.

Hagen, Edward, 31, Cadott; pvt 341inf; overseas; dd (pnev) Oct 17, ’18.

Hagen, Norman, 26, Chippewa Falls; bandco 107MP; dd (pneu) Oct 19, ’18.

Hale, Everett H., 27, Chippewa Falls; 2Lt 60inf ; Meuse-Argonne ; kia Oct 14, ’18.

Harvey, Arthur Nelson, 19, Chippewa Falls; pvt 107suptn; kia (sinking of Tuscania) Feb 5,’18.

Heidtke, Oscar A.; 23, Chippewa Falls; pvt MD Camp Greenleaf rplunit57; dd (pneu) Oct 10,’18.

Heighton, Patrick, 30, Stanley; pvt supco 343inf; overseas; dd. (empyema) Oct 20,’18.

Hoveland, Thorfin H., 26, Sand Creek; pvt 11inf; kia Oct 17, ’18.

Jacobson, Harley, 23, Cadott; pvt 1cl 353inf; Argonne; dw Nov 9, ’18.

Johnson, Nels C., 30, Stanley; pvt 309mgbn; Meuse-Argonne; kia, Nov 1, ’18.

Kelean, George L., 19, Chippewa Falls; WNG; corp 127inf; Badricourt, Chateau Thierry, Fismes: kia Aug 1,’18.

Lafrania, Kenelm, 24, Chippewa Falls; corp 127inf ; Chateau Thierry, near Sergy; kia Jy 31,’18.

Lamphere, Glenn, 19, Stanley; corp 119mgbn; Alsace, 2Marne, Juvigny, Argonne Forest; kia Oct 16, ’18.

Lekvin, Owen A., 30, Chippewa Falls; pvt 107engnrs ; Oise-Aisne, Meuse-Argonne; dd (pneu) Feb 14, ’19.

Libkie, Leonard A., 23, Chippewa Falls; pvt 333mgbn; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 28,’18.

Lundgren, Arthur Wilhelm, 23, Stanley; pvt SATC, Carnegie Institute of Technology, Pittsburgh; U. S.; dd. (pneu) Oct 15,’18.

Marchardt, George, 24, Cadott; pvt 23inf ; kia Jy 1, ’18.

Martinson, Carl Martin Julius, 28, Stanley; b Norway; pvt 28inf; Cantigny; kia May 20,’18.

Metzenbauer, Claire, Chippewa Falls; corp 107suptn ; kia (sinking of Tuscania) Feb 5, ’18.

Meuli, Michael, 20, Chippewa Falls; corp 127inf ; Badricourt, Chateau Thierry, Juvigny, Soissons; kia Sept 2, ’18.

Munson, Arthur M., 23, Chippewa Falls; pvt Camp MacArthur Sept autrpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 17, ’18.

Nelson, Norman E., 23, Auburn; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; dd (pneu) Oct 11,’18.

Olson, Oscar L., 24, Cadott; pvt 39inf; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5,’18.

Pagenkopf, Gust, 28, Chippewa Falls; pvt mtrkdiv mgtngcntr; U. S.; dd (influ) Oct 7, ’18.

Pagenkopf, Henry John, 22, Bloomer; pvt Icl 33servco SigC; overseas; dd (pneu) Feb 9,’19.

Pepin, Charles V., 23, Hallie; pvt 343inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 2, ’18.

Peterson, Louis, 22, Stanley; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5, ”18.

Raatz, Martin E., 24, Cornell; pvt hgco 341inf; overseas; dd (oedema) Oct 1,’18.

Rahubik, Peter, 34, Stanley; WNG; pvt 28inf; kia May 29,’18.

Reich, Herman H., 37, Bloomer; pvt 1cl 16inf; w May 8; kia Jy 19, ’18.

Ringer, Clarence H., 20, New Auburn; pvt 1cl hqco 127inf; Alsace, Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne, Meuse-Argonne; dd’ (tuberc) June 10, ’19.

Salter, John E., 19, Bloomer; pvt 68fa; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Schmitz, Frank M., 22, Cadott; wag supco 331fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 5,’18.

Schnoor, Walter J., 25, Bloomer; NA unasgnd; overseas; dd (pneu) Nov 11, ’18.

Slining, Ole, 31, New Auburn; pvt 1 cl 127inf ; near Badricourt ; kia Jy 19, ’18.

Smoczyk, Peter, 24, Stanley; corp 53inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18.

Solie, George, 25, Stanley; pvt 1cl hqhorsesect 107amtn; Alsace, Marne, Juvigny, Terny-Sorny, St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne ; dd (pneu) Feb 16, ’19.

Svetlik, Frederick G., 32, Cadott; pvt prvnlunit; dd (pneu) Oct 7, ’18.

Svetlik, Henry P., 24, Cadott; corp 128inf; kia Aug 1,’18.

Verhulst, Cornelius, 26, Holcomb; pvt 353inf; Meuse; kia Nov 1,’18. Wagner, Otto Rudolph, 25, Chippewa Falls; WNG; pvt 1cl 117fbn SigC; kia Sept 12,’18.

Weber, Joseph, 26, Chippewa Falls; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 7,’18.

Weisenberger, Earl Odear, 25, m, Jim Falls; WNG; pvt 107suptn; kia (sinking of Tuscania) Feb 5,’18.

Wiensch, Joseph, 21, Cornell; pvt 354inf; Verdun sec; kia Oct 20, ’18.

Yakesh, John, 21, Bloomer; mus hgco 16inf ; dw Nov 10, ’18.


Gailloux, Fred Joseph, 24, Chippewa Falls; seaman 2c1; d Training Station, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 27, ’18.

Gorton, Hobart, 21, Jim Falls; cm 2cl; d Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 26, ’18.

Johnson, Theodore Bernhardt, New Auburn; seaman 2cl; d Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pa., Oct 2, ’18.

Lord, Thomas Joseph, 27, Cornell; seaman 2c1; d Naval Hospital, Hampton Roads, Va., Sept 27, ’18.

Nelson, Walter, 26, Boyd; seaman 2c1; d Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 26, ’18.


Lloyd, Robert Edmund, 24, Chippewa Falls; sgt 20co; Toulon, Aisne defnsve; dw June 7, ’18.

MLA Source Citation:

Gregory, John Goadby. Wisconsin's gold star list; soldiers, sailors, marines, and nurses from the Badger state who died in the federal service during the world war. State Historical Society of Wisconsin. 1925. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 22 December 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-chippewa-county.htm - Last updated on May 3rd, 2013

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