World War I and Burt County


Below you can find information about the Great World War.


The Great World War

Read about Burt County people during World War I - from the newspapers clippings of that time.

Burt County Family letters sent and received during World War I. Submit any you have and help find family.

Men who served in the military during WW I from Burt County, NE from "Nebraska Military" WW1 Burt County, Nebraska at NSHS Library, Lincoln, NE. COLLECTION NUMBER RGD18 (does NOT include casualties)

"VICTORY Burt County Nebraska in the World War" (book published by the Burt County Herald, Tekamah, NE, Nov 1919)

Read the article written by J. R. Sutherland of the Burt County Herald that appeared in "Nebraska History & Record of Pioneer Days" Vol. II, no. 4 (pp 6-7). How he came to collect the data and assemble the book "VICTORY ... Burt County in the World War ".

Please email me if you have any questions.

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