Wisconsin Gold Star List – Walworth County

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Alderman, Hartzel Parker, 28, Whitewater; corp 128inf; Alsace, 2Marne, Juvigny, Romagne, near Bantheville; kia Nov 7, ’18.

Bazen, Frank, 24, Whitewater; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5 ’18.

Costigan, Maurice J., 27, Elkhorn ; pvt 9inf ; Meuse-Argonne, defsec ; dw Nov 20, ’18.

Coulter, Thomas G., 22, Troy Center; corp 4pioninf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 11, ’18.

Crandall, Allen R., 23, Genoa Junction; pvt Dept of Chemical Warfare, Astoria, R. I.; dd (influ and pneu) Oct 25,’18.

Cummings, William Ward, 22, Delavan; pvt MT repunit315; U. S.; dd (pneu) Jan 21,’19.

Faber, William H., 27, Lake Geneva; pvt mgtngcntr, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 18, ’18.

Fell, Charles Robert, 21, Honey Creek; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5, ’18.

Franzen, Ernest Albert, 23, Elkhorn; pvt farpldrft, Camp Taylor, Ky.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Freitag, Max H., 26, Walworth; pvt 341inf; Verdun sec, Meuse Argonne, defsec; gassed in action; dd (pneu) Oct 21, ’18.

Graham, William Henry, 28, Whitewater; WNG; corp 128inf; kia Aug 3, ’18.

Grenell, Drewett B., 22, Elkhorn; rct, Camp Shelby, Miss.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 15, ’18.

Hanson, Joseph J., 29, Elkhorn; pvt SATC UW; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 18, ’18.

Harris, John Enos, 31, Whitewater; pvt 744MTC; U. S.; dd (pneu) Jan 7,’19.

Hawes, Harold, 21, Whitewater; pvt lcl 128inf; Alsace, Marne, Juvigny; dw Oct 17, ’18.

Ingalls, Joseph B., 30, Walworth; pvt lprvnlco Am Ord Base Dep in France, Camp Dodge, Ia.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Feb 12, ’18.

Katzman, Elmer L., 26, m, Lake Geneva; pvt 341inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 4, ’18.

Keller, Martin A., 24, Delavan; pvt 353inf; St. Mihiel; w Sept 12; dd (dys) Sept 21, ’18.

Kelly, Harry E., 22, Elkhorn; pvt lcl 120fa; U. S.; dd (pneu) Feb 26,’18.

Kresan, Frank Albert, 35, m, Lake Geneva; WNG; corp 120fa; overseas; k (explosion of gun) Nov 19, ’18.

Kropf, Carl E., 28, Whitewater; pvt MD; U. S.; dd (pneu) Feb 8”19.

Kull, George P.; 1Lt 1aersq; kia Sept 14, ’18.

Lamb, Charles Dorn, 30, Delavan; pvt 341inf; overseas; dd (influ) Oct 12, ’18.

Ledger, Robert G., 22, Lake Geneva; pvt MMregt SigC; U. S.; dd (pneu) Feb 3, ’18.

Lencione, Sebastiano, 28, Whitewater; pvt 339inf; dw Jan 22, ’19.

Loomis, Lester W., 28, East Troy; corp 13fa; 2Marne; dw Aug 29, ’18.

Magoon, Ernest L., 24, Whitewater; pvt 38inf; St. Mihiel; kia Oct 21, ’18.

Maine, Edwin, Genoa Junction; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 3 ’18.

Malone, John F., 26, Whitewater; pvt 529mtrkco; overseas; dd (pneu) Feb 5, ’19.

Martin, Leonard J., 29, East Troy; corp 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 9, ’18.

Meyers, Carl J., 22, Troy Center; pvt 120fa; U. S.; dd (perito) Oct 3, ’18.

Millar, James, 21, Lake Geneva; pvt 1cav WNG; U. S.; dd (mastoid) Mch 13, ’18.

Mitchell, Robert S., 26, Spring Prairie; pvt 33mgbn; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18.

Morrissey, Howard M., 26, Elkhorn; 1Lt dentdet 360inf; MeuseArgonne; kia Nov 1, ’18.

Moser, Edward Louis, 21, Delavan; WNG; corp 128inf; kia Oct 6, ’18.

Mules, Harley, 21, Whitewater; WNG; pvt 120mgbn; 2Marne; dw Aug 2, ’18.

Mynders, Arthur, 23, Elkhorn; pvt 148mgbn; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 13, ’18.

Nelson, Berg, 31, Sharon; WNG; corp 128inf; Alsace, Chateau Thierry, near Soissons; kia Aug 31, ’18.

Pearson, Henning, 21, Lake Geneva; pvt rctdep, Camp Shelby, Miss.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 7, ’18.

Pellington, James C., 28, Sharon; WNG; pvt 107sbn; overseas; dd (pneu) Jan 16, ’19.

Peterson, Peter Maurice, 24, Delavan; WNG; corp 128inf; Alsace, Marne, Juvigny, Verdun; dw Oct 18, ’18.

Recknagel, Ernest L., Elkhorn; pvt inf Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 5, ’18.

Rice, Charles, 21, Lyons; rct, Camp Shelby, Miss.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 10, ’18.

Rutledge, George, 27, Delavan; WNG; pvt lcl 128inf; overseas; dd (mening) Feb 23, ’18.

Sage, Donald M., 22, Delavan; 2Lt hqdet avinstncmp; overseas; k (airplane accident) Aug 11, ’18.

Sandquist, John G., 27, Darien; pvt lcl 343inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 9, ’18.

Savee, Phayne Archibald, 23, Whitewater; WNG; sgt 127inf; Alsace, 2Marne, Juvigny, Romagne, Bantheville; dw Nov 15 ’18.

Schacht, Arnold, 24, Whitewater; pvt 7regt farpldet, Camp Zachary Taylor; U. S.; dd (pneu) Dec 9, ’18.

Schmidt, Emil A., 23, Elkhorn; pvt 28inf; St. Mihiel, Argonne; kia Oct 11, ’18.

Schulz, Walter, 21, Delavan; corp hqco 16inf; overseas; dd (diph) Dec 12, ’18.

Semnicht, Warren A., 23, Lake Geneva; pvt mgtngcntr; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 17, ’18.

Smith, Robert, 23, Lake Geneva; pvt lcl 120fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Mch 18,’18.

Sonenberg, Fred, 31, Delavan; pvt 4mgbn Camp Hancock Sept rpldrft; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 6, ’18.

Sponholtz, Harry C., 26, Genoa Junction; corp 307fsbn; Toul; dw Aug 18, ’18.

Stolp, Otto W., 26, Genoa Junction; pvt 64inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Sept 24, ’18.

Strutz, Clarence V., 22, Whitewater; pvt 343inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 4, ’18.

Thomas, Erroll L., 28, Darien; pvt SATC, Schl of Engineering, Milwaukee; U. S.; dd (pneu) Dec 29, ’18.

Thomsen, Christian, 27, Genoa Junction; pvt lcl ordreinfcmtdet, Camp Upton, N. Y.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 8, ’18.

Trapp, George H., 30, Lake Geneva; pvt 354inf; w Aug 8; dd (tuberc) Oct 1, ’18.

West, Lynn M., 20, Elkhorn; pvt 127inf; Fismes; kia Aug 4, ’18.

Wilkins, Frederick E., 25, Darien; pvt 341inf; overseas; dd (oedema) Oct 3, ’18.

Wilkins, George H., 22, Darien; WNG; pvt MD 121fa; overseas; dd (pneu) Mch 19, ’18.

Wright, Elmer Francis, 26, m, Whitewater; corp 128inf; Marne, Juvigny, Montfaucon; kia Oct 16, ’18.


Anderson, Oscar Nelse, 26, Elkhorn; ship’s ck; d Naval Hospital, Chelsea, Mass., Sept 9, ’18.

Buckley, Lawrence Iven, 23, Whitewater; seaman 2c1; dd (diph) Training Station, Great Lakes, III., Apr 6, ’18.

Flitcroft, Thomas Harry, 26, near Delavan; ship’s ck; dd (pneu) USS Mercy, Yorktown, Va., Oct 8, ’18.

Liddle, James, 17, Delavan; seaman 2cl; USS Mississippi; d Naval Hospital, Puget Sound, Wash., Sept 27, ’19.

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. 1 February 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-walworth-county.htm - Last updated on May 3rd, 2013

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