Wisconsin Gold Star List – Pierce County


Albertson, Ralph M., 30, Beldenville; pvt 342inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Anderle, George, 23, River Falls; corp 44mgbn; U. S.; dd (mening) Dec 29, ’18.

Barg, Orville L., 31, Spring Valley; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 9, ’18.

Bjornson, Otis Ingeval, 22, Ellsworth; Auto Schl tngdet NA; U. S.; dd (influ) Oct 1, ’18.

Brooks, William, 22, River Fails ; pvt 3inf ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 29, ’18.

Brunner, Michael George, 22, Plum City; pvt 161depbrig; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 4, ’18.

Castelloe, Jack, 22, Prescott; pvt 1cl 16inf; kia Jy 18, ’18.

Coleman, Harry Edward, 27, Stockholm; pvt 6bn farpldrft; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Crain, Albert E., 20, Elmwood; WNG; pvt 120fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Jan 10, ’18.

Erickson, Peter A., 28, Ellsworth ; pvt 125fa ; U. S.; dd (empyema) Feb 20, ’18.

Faltiesek, John J., 30, River Falls ; pvt mgtngc, Camp Hancock ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 18, ’18.

Finn, Walter R., 26, Ellsworth; sgt 2fsbn SigC; overseas; dd (tuberc) Mch 31,’19.

Florness, Laurie Walter, 25, River Falls ; pvt unasgnd ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 6, ’18.

Forsythe, Peter, 29, Martell; pvt 337bn TC; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Greene, Ren Henry, 27, Rock Elm; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 15, ’18.

Hammen, Melvin August, 22, Prescott ; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 7,’18.

Hunter, Wellman R.., 20, Spring Valley; pvt 16inf; kia Jy 22, ’18. Jahr, Edwin, 23, Beldenville ; pvt 56inf ; kia Nov 2, ’18.

Johnson, Emil, 28, Beldenville; pvt 58inf; dw Oct 5, ’18.

Kelly, George, 24, m, Rock Elm ; pvt 342inf ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18.

Kinne, Eldon C., 30, Ellsworth; pvt 318inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Dec 28, ’18.

Klein, Fred E., 21, Ellsworth; pvt 117engnrs; overseas; dd (pneu) Dec 12, ’17.

Krueger, Martin, 28, Spring Valley; pvt 9bn 20engnrs; overseas; dd (pneu) Apr 16, ’18.

Lawrence, Clarence 0., 18, Ellsworth ; pvt SATC, River Falls ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Dec 12,’18.

Lewiston, Clair 0., 20, Spring Valley; WNG; pvt 16inf; kia Jy 19, ’18.

Linder, Edgar L., 23, Beldenville; pvt 28inf; 2Marne; kia Oct 3, ’18.

Mattison, William A., 22, Spring Valley; pvt 353inf ; Bois de Bantheville; kia Oct 25, ’18.

Moore, Myron G., 23, Ellsworth; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Nytron, Peter, 26, Spring Valley; pvt VH10; overseas; dd (influ) Oct 13, ’18.

O’Connell, George, 24, Waverly; pvt 163inf; U. S.; dd (hemiplegia) Dec 18, ’18.

Olson, Oscar W., 27, m, Maiden Rock; ck CAC, Ft. Casey, Wash.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Jan 15, ’19.

Patterson, Howard, 27, Maiden Rock; pvt 1cl 16inf; U. S.; k by explosion of hand grenade (accident) Nov 8, ’18.

Peterson, Benjamin, 25, Hager City; pvt 56inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Jan 2, ’19.

Rickerd, Ralph Lester, Spring Valley; WNG; pvt 1cl 28inf; kia Jy 19’18.

Scheid, Lawrence H., 21, Bay City; pvt ambco37; U. S.; dd (pneu) Dec 15, ’17.

Snyder, Edwin F. L., 30, Ellsworth; sgt SigC, Wilbur Wright Field, Fairfield, 0.; U. S.; d while undergoing amputation of right arm (accident) Oct 10, ’18.

Stein, Albert I., 21, Spring Valley; pvt mgtngcntr, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5, ’18.

Stein, Robert= 23, Spring Valley; pvt 15rctco unasgnd, Jefferson Barracks, Mo.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 14, ’18.

Welker, Herbert, 31, River Falls; pvt 301mecrepsh MTC; overseas; dd (pneu) Mch 8,’19.

Winter, Otto Louis, 30, River Falls; 1Lt MC; U. S.; dd (pneu) Jan 2, ’19.

Wurtz, Edward Gilbert, 28, El Paso; pvt provogdco, Camp Grant; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 21, ’18.


Nipple, John, Ellsworth; fireman 3cl; d Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Jan 16, 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. 27 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-pierce-county.htm - Last updated on May 3rd, 2013

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