Wisconsin Gold Star List – Portage County

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Adams, Frank, Jr., 27, Stevens Point ; pvt 148inf; overseas ; dd (pneu) Oct 28, ’18.

Berens, Romulus C., 25, Stevens Point ; pvt 130inf; w June 10; dw Oct 17, ’18.

Blaskoske, Anastazy, 26, Stevens Point ; pvt 127inf; Alsace, Fismes, Juvigny; kia Sept 4, ’18.

Borgen, Raymond T., 26, Amherst; WNG; mus 3cl 101tnhq∓ Aisne-Marne, Oise-Aisne, Meuse-Argonne, defsec; dd (pneu) Nov 13, ’18.

Burtis, Darrell D., 32, m, Stevens Point ; 2Lt 354inf ; kia Oct 20, ’18.

Chapman, Renold E., 22, Stevens Point ; pvt MD 164depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 20, ’17.

Chase, George H., 22, Bancroft; pvt 1cl 311inf; kia Oct 25, ’18.

Erickson, Carl A., 28, Dancy; pvt 311inf; dw Nov 1, ’18.

Eskofski, John F., 25, Amherst ; pvt unasgnd CAC ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 27, ’18.

Furo, George I., 27, Stevens Point; sgt 47inf; kia Aug 1, ’18.

Gray, John Edward, 30, Amherst; corp 107engnrs; overseas; dd (diph) Nov 25, ’18.

Hayner, Earl Everett, 28, Stevens Point ; pvt hqco 4inf ; Meuse-Argonne; kia Sept 30, ’18.

Holt, William E., 19, Coddington; pvt 49inf; U. S.; dd (pneu) Apr 5″18.

Johnson, Edmund, 26, Amherst; pvt 344inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 8, ’18.

Knutson, Elmer, 24, Rosholt; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 2, ’18.

Knutson, Greger, 31, Rosholt; pvt 344inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 20, ’18.

Kropidlowski, Peter W., 26, Amherst Junction; pvt 311inf; kia Oct 20, ’18.

Kulas, Charles, 23, Polonia ; pvt 309mgbn ; Meuse-Argonne ; dw Oct 24, ’18.

Kulas, Peter P., 26, Stevens Point; pvt 322fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 14,’18.

Kunz, Stanley F., 23, Stevens Point; pvt 58inf; dw Sept 30, ’18.

MacNish, George G., 39, Stevens Point; 2Lt 161inf; overseas; dd (cerebral hem) Jy 2, ’18.

Mallum, James E., 25, Rosholt; pvt inf Camp MacArthur Sept rpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 7, ’18.

Martini, John W., 21, Stevens Point ; pvt SATC UW ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Dec 10, ’18.

Mead, John Van, 24, Almond; pvt SATC, Kansas City; U. S.;. dd (pneu) Oct 8, ’18.

Melum, John 0., 24, Amherst Junction ; pvt 33mgbn ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 13,’18. ‘

Michalski, Leo Frank, 25, m, Stevens Point ; pvt 118engnrs; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18.

Mjelde, Obert J., 23, Amherst; pvt 30inf; dw Aug 5, ’18.

Niemczyk, Frank, 25, Stevens Point; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 8,’18.

Nitka, Anton, 27, Custer; pvt 109inf; k (accidental injuries) Nov 21, ’18.

Oertel, Carl E., Stevens Point; pvt CAC; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 18, ’18.

Olson, Omey J., 22, Amherst ; pvt 28inf; Cantigny ; kia May 28, ’18.

Palash, Andrew H., 30, Amherst ; pvt 39inf ; kia Aug 6, ’18.

Palewade, John, 82, Stevens Point; pvt 1tkc, Camp Dig, N. J.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 3, ’18.

Pliske, Thomas F., 30, Stevens Point ; pvt 28inf; Cantigny ; w June 6; kia Jy 21, ’18.

Printz, Frank E., 21, Stevens Point; WNG; mec 128inf; kia Aug 31, ’18.

Reilly, John P., 22, Custer; pvt 47engnrs; dd (pneu) Oct 31,’18.

Rozell, Albert H., 24, Bancroft ; corp 58inf; kia Sept 30, ’18.

Russell, Irvin Eugene, 25, Buena Vista; pvt Auto Schl, Kansas City ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5,’18.

Shulist, Martin, 24, Polonia; pvt 1c1 343inf; dd (pneu) Sept 28,’18.

Singer, Peter, 23, Polonia; pvt 1cl 11inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 29, ’18.

Stenson, Emil H., 24, Stevens Point ; pvt 53inf; overseas ; dd (tuberc) Nov 6, ’18.

Szcesny, Stephen F., 30, Stevens Point; pvt 112inf; overseas; dd (carcinoma) Dec 25, ’18.

Tallakson, Ingwald, 25, Rosholt; pvt 343inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 28, ’18.

Winecke, Walter P., 26, Stevens Point; pvt 1c1 163transgdservco; d (accidentally crushed by moving train) May 19,’19.

Wyrowinski, John, 23, Stevens Point; pvt 9inf; St. Mihiel; dw Sept 13, ’18.

Zielinski, Joseph H., Rosholt; pvt 109inf; d Oct 4, ’18.

Zylka, Frank M., 24, Stevens Point ; pvt sect3, Ellington Field, Tex. ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Jan 22, ’19.


Brill, Benjamin John, 27, Stevens Point; seaman 2cl; d Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Oct 7, ’18.

Huggins, Robert Perry, 18, Stevens Point; fireman 3cl; dd (influ) Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 26, ’18.

Nowak, Frank, 18, Stevens Point; d Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., May 29, ’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. 18 December 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-portage-county.htm - Last updated on May 3rd, 2013

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