Wisconsin Gold Star List – Jefferson County


Bergmann, Fred W., 41, Watertown; pvt 120mgbn; Argonne, 2Marne, Juvigny ; dw Oct 5, ’18.

Biedermann, Willie, 22, Jefferson; pvt 65co trkdet mgtngc, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 21, ’18.

Black, Guy, 24, Fort Atkinson ; 2Lt 307inf ; near Werval ; kia Sept 14, ’18.

Boettscher, Werner E., 21, Fort Atkinson; pvt 127inf; Soissons, Verdun; kia Oct 19, ’18.

Burkert, John L., 26, Jefferson; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Converse, Darwin, 21, Fort Atkinson ; pvt casdet, Camp Nichols ; dd (pneu) Nov 7,’18.

Degner, Carl W., 28, Ixonia; pvt 362inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18.

Dorn, Albert Henry, 32, Helenville; pvt 354inf; w Aug 7; dd (pneu) Jan 31, ’19.

Dunigan, Luke B., 28, m, Watertown; corp 120mgbn; kia Aug 29, ’18.

Florine, Paul J., 22, Cold Spring; pvt 127inf; dw June 19, ’18.

Frohmader, Edwin Carl, 28, Fort Atkinson; WNG; pvt 127inf; Alsace, Chateau Thierry, Verdun; dw Oct 19,’18.

Hansen, Oscar, 26, Lake Mills; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; dd. (pneu) Oct 13,’18.

Huebner, Arthur W. L., 26, Watertown; pvt 124mgbn; w Nov 11; dd (pneu) Nov 26,’18.

Koci, John J., 23, m, Jefferson; pvt 332fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 17, ’18.

Krueger, Otto H., 26, Jefferson; pvt 163depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 9, ’18.

Longley, Warren, 25, Fort Atkinson; WNG; pvt 127inf; U. S.; dd (empyema) Mch 18, ’18.

Luedtke, Otto E., 29, Fort Atkinson; pvt 332mgbn; overseas; dd (empyema) May 17, ’18.

Lukas, Bernard J., 26, Jefferson; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; dd (pneu) Oct 7,’18.

Lyke, Charles Alexander, 23, m, Jefferson; pvt 51pioninf ; overseas; k in train accident Jan 12, ’19.

McCarthy, Daniel J., 26, Watertown; pvt 124mgbn; gassed Oct 30; dd (pneu) Nov 10, ’18.

Marten, William A., 23, Jefferson; pvt 343inf ; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 29, ’18.

Meyer, Frank J., 23, Lake Mills; pvt 330mgbn ; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 2, ’18.

Miller, Anton, 27, Jefferson; pvt 34inf; Puvenelle, near the Moselle, offnsve of Nov 9-11; dd (pneu) Apr 30, ’19.

Moriarty, John F., 22, Watertown ; core 47inf ; Argonne ; dw Sept 28, ’18.

Novotny, Charles J., 27, Watertown; pvt mgtngcntr, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (tuberc) Jy 12,’19.

Pitterle, Frank L., 21, Watertown; WING; corp 120mgbn; Foret de Fere, Fismes ; kia Aug 30, ’18.

Potter, Benjamin W., 22, Jefferson; 2Lt 107inf; Somme offnsve; kia Oct 17, ’18.

Prochnow, Arthur A., 24, Watertown; pvt 309inf; Argonne, kia Oct 16, ’18.

Reinhardt, George A., 23, Jefferson; pvt 20engnrs; kia (sinking of Tuscania) Feb 5, ’18.

Richards, Walter Tyler, 25, Fort Atkinson; pvt mgco 37inf; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 20, ’18.

Riedemann, Edward, 27, Watertown; pvt 333fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 2, ’18.

Sauer, George A., 23, Fort Atkinson; pvt 12mgbn; dd (pneu) Dec 13, ’18.

Schlesner, Herbert Walter, 24, Johnson Creek; pvt 354inf.; St. Mihiel, Verdun, Argonne-Meuse; kia Nov 1, ’18.

Schoechert, Ferdinand A., 22, Watertown; pvt 159depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 8, ’18.

Seitz, Urban J., 23, Jefferson; pvt 353inf; St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne; dd (Hodgkin’s disease) Aug 23,’18.

Thomas, Walter E., 21, Sullivan; pvt 127inf; Alsace, Marne, Juvigny, Romagne, Brandeville; kia Nov 7, ’18. Awarded Croix de Guerre.

Uecker, Edward F., 23, Watertown; pvt 14inf; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 14, ’18.

Wenzel, Ernest H., 26, Sullivan; pvt 58inf; kia Nov 10, ’18.

Wiles, Frank E., 35, Palmyra; hs 77fa; Chateau Thierry, St. Mihiel, Argonne; dd (pneu) Feb 23,’19.

Wind], Lawrence, 23, Fort Atkinson; WNG; pvt Icl 127inf; Alsace, Chateau Thierry, Fismes, Soissons; kia Sept 1,’18.

Zickert, Harold A., 25, Watertown; sgt 129mgbn; Foret de Fere, Fismes, Aisne-Oise, Meuse-Argonne; dd (pneu) Feb 15,’19.


Baldwin, Edwin James, 18, m, Fort Atkinson; fireman 3cl; dd (influ) Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Oct 9, ’18.

Heese, Henry Erwin, 32, Fort Atkinson; cm; dd (influ) Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 28, ’18.

Sanft, Arthur Carl, 24, Jefferson; seaman 2c1; dd (meas) in hospital at Hampton Roads, Va., Dec 28, ’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. 20 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-jefferson-county.htm - Last updated on Aug 3rd, 2012

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