WWI Honor Roll
Lancaster Co., Nebraska

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126a - Pvt. Bert C. BIXLER
Lincoln, NE. Born Montgomery County, Iowa Sept. 16, 1880. Son of Lula and Edward Bixler. Entered the service June 1, 1916. 166th Hospital Corps, Rainbow Division. Sailed for France in summer of 1917. Service at front.

126b - Pvt. Delpha BIXLER
Lincoln, NE. Born Villisca, Iowa Jan. 3, 1878. Son of Lula and Edward Bixler. Married. Entered the service 1915. 166th Hospital Corps, Rainbow Division. Sailed for France Nov. 1917. Active service at front.

126c - Seaman Fred R. BLADO 
Havelock, NE. Born Lincoln, NE March 11, 1898. Son of Sadie and Frank Blado. Entered the service July 31, 1918. Seaman 1st class. Trained in San Francisco. Overseas once.

126d - Pvt. Michael J. BLESSING
Cheney, NE. Born Cheney, NE Dec. 17, 1894. Son of Minnie and Michael Blessing. Entered the service Oct. 6, 1917. Infantry. Arrived overseas July 11, 1918. Active service in France.

126e - Pvt. George R. BLISH
College View, NE. Born Stockton, IL March 1895. Son of Mary Blish. Entered the service June 1918. Signal Corps. Arrived overseas July 1918. In Chateau Thierry, St. Mithiel and Argonne Forest drives.

126f - Sergt. Frank A. BLOCKWITZ
Lincoln, NE. Born Lancaster County, NE Oct. 16, 1891. Son of Mrs. Mary Blockwitz. Entered the service Dec. 5, 1917. Aviation. Squad E, Kelly Field No. 2.

126g - Corp. Theodore M. BLOCKWITZ
Lincoln, NE. Born Lancaster County, NE Nov. 17, 1890. Son of Mrs. Mary Blockwitz. Entered the service Nov. 8, 1917. Co. E, 11th Reg., U. S. Marines. Service in France.

126h - Wagoner Clyde M. BLUNK 
Lincoln, NE. Born Geneva, NE Jan. 20, 1890. Son of Margaret and James Blunk. Entered the service Oct. 6, 1917. 356th Ambulance Co., 314th Sanitary Train, 89th Division. Overseas service.


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127a - Peter BOCKOVEN
Lincoln, NE. Born Seward, NE Jan. 6, 1899. Son of Minnie and Charles W. Bockoven. Entered the service April 9, 1918. Hospital Apprentice, Great Lakes Training Station. Transferred to Portsmouth, NJ.

127b - Pvt. Frank B. BOESEWETTER
Walton, NE. Born Walton, NE Dec. 7, 1891. Son of Mr. & Mrs. O. P. Boesewetter. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. Headquarters Co., 355th Infantry, Machine Gun Battalion, 89th Division. Active service in France. In St. Mithiel and Argonne Forest drives. With Army of Occupation.

127c - Pvt. Herman BOEVINK
Firth, NE. Born Adams, NE June 19, 1892. Son of Mr. & Mrs. F. J. Boevink. Entered the service Oct. 6, 1917. Field Hospital No. 355, 314th Sanitary Train. Active service in France for three months. With Army of Occupation.

127d - Corp. Frank H. BOBB
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE July 25, 1895. Son of Mary and L. Kryder. Entered the service July 25, 1918. Co. A, Development Battalion, Camp Dodge, IA.

127e - Herbert C. BOGGS
Lincoln, NE. Born Ohio June 29, 1900. Son of Hattie and Seymour Boggs. Entered the service March 1917. Radio Operator. Trained at Great Lakes Training Station. Active service to France, England, Russia.

127f - Sergt. Lester O. BOGGS
Lincoln, NE. Born Goodland, KS Jan. 11, 1897. Son of Adelaide and William Boggs. Entered the service May 3, 1917. 3rd Co., Coast Artillery Corps. Overseas from Oct. 1918 to Jan. 1919, with Battery A, 4th Trench Mortar Battalion.

127g - Sergt. Roy BOLAR
Raymond, NE. Born Raymond, NE April 23, 1895. Son of Jennie and Frank Bolar. Entered the service Sept. 6, 1917. 314th Sanitary Train. In Chateau Thierry, St. Mihiel and Argonne Forest drives. With Army of Occupation.

127h - Pvt. Adolph BOLDEBUCK
Lincoln, NE. Born Lancaster County, NE Sept. 2, 1891. Son of Annie and Christ Boldebuck. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Medical Corps, Co. E., Fort Sheridan Hospital No. 28.


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128a - Pvt. Einar A. BOLDT
Lincoln, NE. Born Bennett, NE June 12, 1895. Son of Anna and Peter Boldt. Wife, Catherine. Entered the service July 21, 1918. Military Police, Camp Dodge, Iowa and Camp Cody, NM.

128b - Sergt. Charles H. BOLES
Lincoln, NE. Born Arapahoe, NE March 3, 1893. Son of Martha and Robert Boles. Entered the service June 1917. Medical Department, 344th Field Artillery. With Army of Occupation.

128c - Pvt. Jesse BOLIN
Panama, NE. Born Panama, NE Oct. 25, 1894. Son of Stella and William Bolin. Entered the service July 15, 1917. Medical Department, 134th Infantry. Service in France.

128d - Sergt. Thomas H. BOLSHAW 
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Oct. 13, 1884. Son of Isabel and Joseph Bolshaw. Entered the service July 10, 1917. Co. G, 143rd Infantry, 36th Division. On Champagne front with 4th French Army. Wounded and gassed Oct. 11, 1918. Discharged Feb. 28, 1919.

128e - Cook Frank M. BOMEN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE April 10, 1897. Son of Flora and Charles Bomen. Entered the service Dec. 4, 1917. Cook, Medical Corps, Base Hospital No. 61. Overseas service.

128f - Nelson J. BOMERS
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Nov. 12, 1892. Son of John G. Bomers. Entered the service May 31, 1917. Navy. Instructor in Radio, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

128g - Pvt. Anson H. BOOTH
Lincoln, NE. Born Flandreau, SD May 24, 1895. Son of Henry A. Booth. Entered the service May 3, 1917. 11th Co., Coast Artillery Corps, Hawaii. Discharged Dec. 26, 1918.

128h - Corp. Charles E. BOOTH
Lincoln, NE. Born Hopkins, MO June 25, 1895. Son of Fannie and Oscar Booth. Entered the service Sept. 17, 1917. Co. E, 355th Infantry. Active service in France. Wounded Nov. 8, 1918 in Argonne Forest.


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129a - Pvt. Charles E. BOOTH
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Feb. 1, 1897. Son of Emma and Robert Booth. Entered the service Oct. 15, 1918. Transportation Corps, 424th R. R. Battalion, Camp Meade, MD.

129b - Pvt. Sanborn E. BOOTH
Lincoln, NE. Born Hopkins, MO Dec. 31, 1891. Son of Fannie and Oscar Booth. Entered the service July 22, 1918. Battery B, 28th Field Artillery, Camp Funston, KS. Discharged Jan. 27, 1919.

129c - Pvt. William F. BORMAMANN 
Lincoln, NE. Born Noblesville, IN Feb. 11, 1896. Son of Ida A. and W. M. Bormamann. Entered the service July 26, 1918. 344th Infantry. Service in France from Nov. 1, 1918.

129d - Sergt. Walter B. BOSSERMAN 
College View, NE. Born Trenton, NE Sept. 10, 1896. Son of Emma and Henry Bosserman. Coast Artillery Corps, Fort Winfield Scott until Oct. 1917.  Entered the service May 7, 1918. Motor Transportation Corps No. 380.

129e - Pvt. Joseph F. BOSWELL
Lincoln, NE. Born Masonville, KY Nov. 14, 1888. Entered the service July 24, 1918. Co. F, 14th Infantry, Camp Grant, IL.

129f - John H. BOTTRELL 
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Sept. 7, 1891. Son of Katherine and Richard Bottrell. Entered the service July 25, 1917. Machinist Mate. Atlantic Fleet, U. S. S. Alabama.

129g - Corp. John J. BOWERS
Roca, NE. Born Lincoln, NE April 2, 1889. Son of Rosa and John Bowers. Entered the service Feb. 15, 1918. Infantry. Service in Siberia.

129h - Pvt. Ralph S. BOWERS
Roca, NE. Born Roca, NE March 2, 1897. Son of Rosa and John Bowers. Entered the service May 8, 1917. Cavalry. Service on Mexican Border.


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130a - Pvt. Robert S. BOWDISH
Lincoln, NE. Born Cheyenne, WY Oct. 5, 1901. Son of Belle and Edwin Bowdish. Entered the service May 1917. Medical Department. Service on Hawaiian Islands.

130b - Sergt. I. W. BOWLIN
Lincoln, NE. Born Seward County, NE July 28, 1886. Son of Anna and J. W. Bowlin. Entered the service July 1917. Co. B, 34th Infantry. Stationed at New Orleans.

130c - Pvt. Thomas F. BOYETT
Lincoln, NE. Son of Mrs. Katie Boyett. Entered the service July 15, 1917. 166th Field Hospital, 42nd Division. Overseas in Dec. 1918.

130d - Harry L. BRANDT
Lincoln, NE. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wm. Brandt. Entered the service Aug. 1917. 89th Aero Squadron, Photographic Division. Service in France.

130e - Corp. Willis A. BRANDT
Lincoln, NE. Born Berlin, NE Sept. 5, 1894. Son of Minnie and Henry Brandt. Married. Entered the service June 14, 1918. 3rd Signal Battalion, Camp Meade, MD.

130f - Sergt. Elliott BRAUER
Lincoln, NE. Born Iowa Dec. 20, 1894. Son of Sarah and Wilkes Brauer. Entered the service Dec. 7, 1917. Quartermaster's Corps. Service in France with 89th Division, 350th Baking Co.

130g - Pvt. Henry BRAUER
Lincoln, NE. Born Iowa Sept. 24, 1898. Son of Sarah and Wilkes Brauer. Entered the service Dec. 27, 1917. Quartermaster's Corps. Stationed at Base Hospital No. 38, Eastview, NY.

130h - Pvt. Carl BRAY 
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE July 23, 1892. Son of Ellen and William Bray. Entered the service May 3, 1918. Co. B, 23rd Machine Gun Battalion, 8th Division, Camp Fremont, CA.


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131a - Pvt. Fred F. BRAUN
Lincoln, NE. Born Beatrice, NE Nov. 22, 1890. Son of Christina and Sebastine Braun. Entered the service July 10, 1917. Ordnance Department. Arrived overseas Jan. 1918. Argonne Forest drive with 1st American Army.

131b - Pvt. Arthur A. BRAUN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE May 1, 1894. Son of Christina and Sebastian Braun. Entered the service May 3, 1918. Machine Gun Battalion. In training at Camp Fremont, CA and Camp Mills, NJ.

131c - Pvt. Leslie BRAY
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE March 23, 1890. Entered the service April 27, 1918. Infantry. Served with 89th Division.

131d - Pvt. George J. BREHM
Lincoln, NE. Born Sutton, NE Nov. 9, 1892. Son of Madgline and Conard Brehm. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Hospital Quartermaster Corps, Chicago, IL.

131e - Corp. Henry F. BREHM 
Lincoln, NE. Born Sutton, NE May 10, 1894. Son of Madgline and Conard Brehm. Quartermaster Corps. Metuchen, NJ, Camp Raritan Arsenal.

131f - Yeoman Carl H. BREHM 
Lincoln, NE. Born Sutton, NE Dec. 17, 1896. Son of Katherine and Henry Brehm. Graduate of Sutton High School. Volunteered June 4, 1918. Paymaster Department, Great Lakes Training Station. Overseas service at Brest, France.

131g - Corp. Roy A. BREHN
Lincoln, NE. Born Fairfield, NE Sept. 30, 1897. Son of Rose and W. H. Brehn. Entered the service Sept. 1918. Students Army Training Corps, Wesleyan, NE.

131h - Pvt. Edward BREHN
Lincoln, NE. Born Fairfield, NE Dec. 24, 1894. Son of Rose and William Brehn. Entered the service Dec. 15, 1917. Medical Department. With Army of Occupation.