WWI Honor Roll
Lancaster Co., Nebraska

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132a - Pvt. Henry G. BREHM
Lincoln, NE. Born Russia April 2, 1892. Son of Katherine and John Brehm. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Ambulance Co. 59, Fort Riley, KS. Transferred to Fort Sill Base Hospital.

132b - Pvt. Roland G. BREUER
Lincoln, NE. Born Omaha, NE 1895. Son of Barbara and Dr. C. H. Breuer. Entered the service Aug. 1918.

132c - Pvt. Senn E. BREUER 
Lincoln, NE. Born Colorado Springs, CO 1900. Son of Barbara and Dr. C. H. Breuer. Entered the service Sept. 1918. Students Army Training Corps.

132d - Sergt. Willard J. BREWSTER 
Lincoln, NE. Born Hastings, NE Oct. 1, 1887. Son of Kate and John W. Brewster. Entered the service June 14, 1918. Motor Truck Corps No. 578. Fort Wingate, NM.

132e - Corp. Willis BREWSTER
Lincoln, NE. Born Hastings, NE Oct. 1, 1887. Son of Kate and John W. Brewster. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Medical Department, 11th Depot Battalion, Signal Corps. Assigned to Camp Hospital No. 87, American Post Office 925, Cheverney, France.

132f - Pvt. Harry W. BRIAN 
Lincoln, NE. Born Cedar Rapids, NE Sept. 25, 1896. Son of Nellie and Lawson Brian. Graduate of Lincoln High School (1917). Entered the service Sept. 1918. Officers Training Corps, Camp McArthur, Texas.

132g - Pvt. Thomas H. BRICK
Lincoln, NE. Born Crete, NE Sept. 25, 1899. Son of Theresa and Sidney Brick. Entered the service May 25, 1918. Medical Department, Corpus Christi, Texas.

132h - LAN. Corp. Hymen G. BRICKER
Lincoln, NE. Born Moyilew, Russia April 21, 1893. Son of Gertrude and Joseph Bricker. Entered the service Sept. 4, 1918. Medical Officers Training Corps, Fort Riley, KS.


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133a - Gilbert S. BRIGHT
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Dec. 7, 1895. Son of Lillie and George S. Bright. Entered the service Dec. 12, 1917. Storeroom Keeper, Bureau of Supply and Accounts. Great Lakes Training Station. On U. S. S. New Hampshire. Overseas.

133b - Sergt. Fred A. BRINKMAN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Nov. 27, 1898. Son of Hanna and Fred Brinkman. Entered the service Oct. 1, 1918. Headquarters' Co., Students Army Training Corps, University of Nebraska.

133c - William H. BRINKMAN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Feb. 15, 1880. Son of Hanna and Fred Brinkman. Entered the service May 1917. Master Engineer, Engineering Department.

133d - Pvt. Paul B. BRION 
Lincoln, NE. Born Kansas City, Kansas. Entered the service Oct. 23, 1917. Co. B, 64th Engineers. Arrived in France Feb. 1918. Interpreter for Government in France.

133e - Aviator George W. BRITTIAN
Lincoln, NE. Born Viola, Arkansas Jan. 25, 1895. Son of Ida and S. T. Brittian. Entered the service Dec. 1917. 309th Aero Squadron. Trained at Kelly Field, Texas. Went to England July 1918. Died of influenza Dec. 9, 1918.

133f - Pvt. Bert BROOKS
Havelock, NE. Born Wisconsin. Son of G. R. Brooks. Entered the service Sept. 1917. Battery A, 119th Field Artillery, 32nd Division. Overseas service.

133g - Pvt. Earl BROOKS
Havelock, NE. Born Wisconsin. Son of G. R. Brooks. Entered the service Sept. 1917. Battery A, 119th Field Artillery, 32nd Division. Active service in France.

133h - Pvt. John I. BROOKS
Havelock, NE. Born Pender, NE. Son of G. R. Brooks. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. Co. E, 109th Engineers. Overseas service.


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134a - Wagoner Urvin BROADWATER
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE May 15, 1897. Son of Sarah and Albert P. Broadwater. Entered the service June 3, 1917. Engineer Train, Fort Leavenworth. Sailed for France March 1918.

134b -Pvt. George W. BROWITT
Lincoln, NE. Born Bradshaw, NE Nov. 4, 1900. Son of Anna and George Browitt. Entered the service Sept. 20, 1917. Engineers. Arrived overseas April 1918. Active service on the St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne fronts. With Army of Occupation.

134c - Sergt. Alba E. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE June 21, 1889. Son of Hulda and Edward Brown. Entered the service June 20, 1917. Headquarters Ambulance Co., 313th Sanitary Train. Overseas service.

134d - Pvt. Charles C. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE 1900. Entered the service April 1917. Balloon Corps. With Army of Occupation.

134e - Pvt. Clarence G. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE March 5, 1898. Son of Neva and Arthur Brown. Co. H, Section B, Students Army Training Corps. State Farm of University of Nebraska.

134f - Sergt. Harry D. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Sept. 7, 1890. Son of Eliza and Daniel Brown. Entered the service Aug. 12, 1917. Aviation. Fort Sill, OK May 1918.

134g - Corp. Howard E. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Ceresco, NE Feb. 28, 1888. Son of Norris and Mary G. Brown. Married. Entered the service April 2, 1918. Co. B, 355th Infantry, 89th Division. Sailed for France June 3, 1918. Killed in action Nov. 4, 1918.

134h - Corp. James L. BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born New Albany, Indiana Aug. 11, 1886. Entered the service June 17, 1918. Co. B, 355th Infantry, 89th Division. With Army of Occupation.


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135a - Seaman Raymond BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Jan. 3, 1903. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Brown. Entered the service Jan. 4, 1918. Navy. Base 6, Ireland.

135b - Pvt. Ross BROWN
Lincoln, NE. Born Omaha, NE March 22, 1901. Son of May and Charles Brown. Entered the service Dec. 9, 1917. Aviation. Kelly Field, Texas and Minneapolis, Minnesota.

135c - Pvt. William BROWN
Normal, NE. Born Friend, NE Feb. 24, 1895. Son of Rose and Thomas Brown. Entered the service May 3, 1918. Co. B, 23rd Machine Gun Battalion. Camp Fremont and Camp Lee.

135d - Pvt. Daniel D. BROX
Lincoln, NE. Born Scotia, NE Aug. 10, 1898. Son of Mrs. Louise Johnson. Entered the service Oct. 7, 1918. Students Army Training Corps, Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE.

135e - Pvt. John P. BROX
Lincoln, NE. Born Scotia, NE Dec. 12, 1892. Son of Mrs. Louise Johnson. Entered the service Nov. 25, 1917. Medical Department, Sanitary Train. Active service at Chateau Thierry, Marne, Verdun, Argonne Forest and St. Mihiel.

135f - Pvt. Earl M. BRUBAKER
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE May 21, 1899. Son of Mr. and Mrs. M. L. Brubaker. Entered the service April 10, 1917. Arrived in France Sept. 1917. Stationed at Tours, France, with 89th Aero Squadron.

135g - Pvt. William BRUCHMANN, Jr. 
Firth, NE. Born Firth, NE Oct. 7, 1888. Son of Lena and William Bruchmann Sr. Entered the service May 28, 1918. 350th Machine Gun Battalion. Discharged Nov. 8, 1918.

135h - Corp. Keith U. BRUNELL
Lincoln, NE. Born Douglas, NE Nov. 17, 1891. Son of Frances and William Brunell. Married. Entered the service Oct. 6, 1917. Medical Department. Active service at St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne. With Army of Occupation.


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136a - Seaman Edwin B. BUFFUM
Ceresco, NE. Born Waverly Aug. 8, 1893. Son of Emily and Peter Buffum. Entered the service Feb. 25, 1918. U. S. Naval Forces, Base 25. Overseas.

136b - Pvt. Albertus H. BUIS
Hickman, NE. Born Hickman, NE Aug. 23, 1892. Son of Elizabeth and Henry Buis. Entered the service Jan. 7, 1918. Stationed at N. P. Hospital, Tacoma, WA. Discharged Dec. 11, 1918.

136c - Pvt. Ufka BRUNS
Lakeview, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Nov. 16, 1895. Son of Lena and Jacob Bruns. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. 60th Co., Transportation Corps. Engineer in France.

136d - Pvt. Arthur W. BRUSE
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE June 10, 1888. Son of Pauline and Henry Bruse. Wife, Bertha. Entered the service Aug. 5, 1918. Co. A, 319th Motor Transport Corps, Camp Holabird, MD.

136e - Pvt. Eugene H. BRYAN
Lincoln, NE. Born Arapahoe, NE Feb. 26, 1899. Son of Sarah and Samuel H. Bryan. Entered the service June 18, 1918. Quartermasters Corps, 324th Supply Co. Service in France.

136f - Cook Arthur J. BRYANT
Lincoln, NE. Born Talmage, NE Jan. 24, 1891. Son of Nancy and J. R. Bryant. Entered the service June 1, 1917. Sailed for France June 1918. With Army of Occupation.

136g - Corp. B. F. BUCKLEY
Lincoln, NE. Born McCook, NE Feb. 12, 1885. Son of Nora and Cornelius Buckley. Married. Entered the service 1909. Signal Corps, American Post Office 909, Hospital Center. Service in France.

136h - Pvt. Orville A. BUERSTETTA
Lincoln, NE. Born Elk Creek, NE June 21, 1895. Son of Etta and George A. Buerstetta. Entered the service Dec. 1917. Officers Training School, Camp Taylor, KY.