Wisconsin Gold Star List – Wood County

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Akey, Lawrence L., 21, Rudolph; pvt Auto Schl tngdet, Kansas City; U. S.; dd (pneu) Sept 30, ’18.

Arnett, George, 19, Marshfield; pvt hqdet 57fabrig; overseas; dd (nostalgia) Mch 15, ’18.

Arnett, William, 20, Marshfield; pvt 127inf; Alsace; k by fall from train Aug 16, ’18.

Binder, Louis, 24, Lincoln; WNG; pvt 1cl 127inf; Champagne; kia Aug 7, ’18.

Bresemann, Frederick W., 23, Marshfield; pvt 18inf; St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne; kia Oct 4, ’18.

Brostowicz, Gus, 30, Wisconsin Rapids; South Dakota NG; mec 101mgbn; Champagne-Marne, Aisne-Marne, Meuse-Argonne, defsec, Troyon, 2Marne, St. Mihiel; d Dec 8, ’18.

Buckley, John W., 25, Wisconsin Rapids; 1Lt Aer Schl; k (airplane accident in France) Nov 8, ’18.

Budde, Julius A., 28, Rudolph; pvt 355inf; St. Mihiel; dd (pneu) Sept 24, ’18.

Coates, Robert James, 27, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt ambco437, Camp Grant, Ill.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 4,’18.

Fischer, John Adolph, 21, Marshfield; WNG; corp 127inf; Alsace, Sergy, Verdun; dw Oct 15, ’18.

Fisher, John P., 26, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 350inf; overseas; dd (append) Nov 8,’18.

Fleisner, Louis, 28, Marshfield; WNG; pvt lcl 127inf; near Fismes; dw Aug 5, ’18.

Hagerstrom, Charles R., 23, Wisconsin Rapids; WNG; pvt 120fa; dw Aug 9, ’18.

Hamel, Archie, 32, Nekoosa; pvt 130inf; St. Mihiel; dw Nov 2, ’18.

Hauser, August M., 22, Sherry; pvt 4inf; Argonne Forest; kia Oct 26, ’18.

Hendrickson, Henry B., 20, Marshfield; WNG; pvt 127inf; Fismes; kia Aug 5, ’18.

Hintz, Fred Emil, 25, Marshfield; WNG; corp 127inf; Fismes, Soissons, Verdun; kia Oct 7, ’18.

Jaeckel, Harold Edwin, 20, Marshfield; WNG; Mex Bdr; corp 127inf; Swiss—;, Fismes, Alsace; kia Sept 1, ’18.

Jewanske, Max, 27, P??sville; pvt BH119, Camp Taylor; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 7, ’18.

Kunz, Earl L., 23, Marshfield; WNG; pvt 127inf; kia Jy 30, ’18.

Langer, Edward, 23, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 18bn USG; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 17, ’18.

Lee, William, 32, Marshfield; 2Lt QMC basesect4; d (suicide,-in hospital at Havre, France) Dec 24, ’18.

Lesselyoung, William, 29, Marshfield; sgt 127inf; near Sergy; kia . Aug 2, ’18.

Lindstrom, Carl A., 24, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 344inf; Argonne, Verdun; kia Nov 3, ’18.

Lipsitz, Henry, 27, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 355inf; dw Aug 9, ’18.

Manz, Paul, 25, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 4inf; Allied offnsve; kia Oct 4,’18.

Marsh, Joseph C., 19, Marshfield; pvt 15servco SigC, Ft. Leavenworth, Ban.; U. S.; dd (append) June 29,’18.

Mattson, Harold, 24, Marshfield; pvt 104inf; St. Mihiel, Verdun; k by accident Oct 23, ’18.

Miller, Elwin E., 23, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 2bn 118engnrs; U. S.'; dd (pneu) Nov 1,’18.

Miller, Ernest Gustave, 26, Marshfield; sgt 127inf; kia Oct 15, ’18.

Miller, Mike J., 23, Marshfield; pvt 219fsbn; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 9 ’18.

Mueller, Frank J., 28, Marshfield; pvt 339inf; Archangel Expedition; kia near Kadish, Dec 30, ’18.

Nimm, Timothy P., 24, Arpin; pvt mgtngcntr, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 20, ’18.

Palmer, Harry Merle, 20, Pittsville; WNG; sgt 127inf; Fismes, Soissons, Verdun; kia Oct 6, ’18.

Parks, Edward John, 27, Marshfield; WNG; pvt 1cl 127inf; kia Aug 5, ’18.

Paul, Andrew R., 24, m, Milladore; pvt 111inf; kia Nov 11,’18.

Pazurek, Paul, 20, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 16inf; kia Jy 21, ’18.

Peterson, Ole E., 27, Arpin; pvt 148inf; kia Nov 2, ’18.

Ponczoch, Joseph A., 23, Marshfield; WNG; pvt 16inf; kia June 11, ’18.

Potts, Francis Eugene, 26, Vesper; 2Lt MOTgr; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 12, ’18.

Purdy, Willard D., 23, Marshfield; WNG; sgt 127inf; overseas; k by accidental explosion Jy 4, ’18.

Riethus, William G., 22, Marshfield; WNG; sgt 127inf; U. S.; dd (pneu) Feb 26, ’18.

Sampson, Henry, 24, Wisconsin Rapids; mus 3cl hqtr 4cav; k in motorcycle accident Aug 4, ’17.

Schielz, Henry, 31, Marshfield; WNG; corp 127inf; Alsace, near Fismes, Verdun; dw Oct 8, ’18.

Schiesl, George A., 28, Marshfield; pvt 311suptn; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 15,’18.

Schultz, Paul H., 23, Marshfield; pvt 53depbrig; U. S.; dd (mening) Dec 20, ’18.

Seidl, Louis Aloysius, 27, Marshfield; WNG; pvt lcl 127inf; near Sergy; kia Aug 3, ’18.

Semenske, Edward, 22, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 355inf; kia Aug 13, ’18.

Skaya, Barney, 22, Marshfield; pvt 158depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 10 ’18.

Soles, Walter Henry, 23, Marshfield; WNG; pvt lcl 127inf; near Sergy; kia Jy 81, ’18.

Stangl, Joe, 27, Marshfield; pvt 136mgbn; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 26, ’18.

Timlin, Eugene C., 24, Nekoosa; corp 355inf; St. Mihiel, Meuse; kia Nov 4,’18.

Tosch, John A., 22, Vesper; pvt 355inf; gassed Aug 7 and 8; dw Aug 11, ’18.

Trierweiler, Nicholas Fred, 30, Marshfield; WNG; pvt 127inf; near Fismes; kia Aug 5,’18.

Varney, Everett, 22, Marshfield; 2Lt 127inf; Meuse-Argonne; dw Oct 19,’18.

Weber, Valentine, 31, Wisconsin Rapids; pvt 344inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 15,’18.

Wellner, Louis, 20, m, Marshfield; pvt 1cl 127inf; Alsace, Fismes, Soissons, Verdun; dw Oct 4, ’18.

Winch, Ray, 24, Marshfield; WNG; corp 128inf; Fismes; kia Aug 5, ’18.

Witt, George J., 24, Milladore; pvt 355inf; St. Mihiel, Meuse; kia Nov 4, ’18.

Wright, Ivo Erhardt, 29, m, Marshfield; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 5,’18.

Yaeger, Herbert W., 31, Marshfield; pvt tngdet, Camp Hancock; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 23,’18.


Babcock, George Grant, 25, Wisconsin Rapids; seaman 2cl; dd (pneu) Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 28, ’18.

Grandowski, Alex. Dan, 24, Wisconsin Rapids; dd (pneu) Naval Rifle Range, Camp Logan, III., Oct 8, ’18.

Jackart, Lucas Frank, 28, Nekoosa; mach mate 2cl av; dd (influ) Naval Hospital, Great Lakes, Ill., Sept 19, ’18.

Kallman, William Frank, 29, Wisconsin Rapids; fireman lcl; dd (pneu) Naval Hospital, New York City, Nov 8, ’18.

Larsen, Harold Kristian, 21, Nekoosa; seaman 2c1; d in service, Naval Hospital, New York City, Oct 31,’18.

Whitney, George Wayne, 25, Marshfield; seaman; dd (pneu) USS Harrisburg, Oct 19,’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. 29 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/wisconsin/wisconsin-gold-star-list-wood-county.htm - Last updated on May 3rd, 2013

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