WWI Honor Roll
Lancaster Co., Nebraska

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112a - Pvt. Grover L. Archer #1
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE April 17, 1891. Son of Miriam and Charles Archer. Entered the service Aug. 5, 1918. Medical Department. General Hospital No. 13, Danville, NY.

112b - Sergt. Daniel C. Arendt #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Elm Creek, NE Nov. 23, 1898. Entered the service Dec. 8, 1917. Medical Department. Hospital Unit No. 49. Service in France from July 28, 1918.

112c - Pvt. Waldo C. Arendt #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Elm Creek, NE Nov. 22, 1895. Entered the service Dec. 8, 1917. Aviation. Died of pneumonia at Garden City, NY.

112d - Pvt. H. Roy Armann #4
Martell, NE. Born Martell, NE Sept. 11, 1896. Son of Ella and Abraham Armann. Entered the service Oct. 15, 1918. Co. G, Section B, Students Army Training Corps, State Farm, Lincoln, NE.

112e - Pvt. Herschel L. Armstrong #5
Bethany, NE. Born St. Francis, Kansas, Oct. 21, 1893. Son of Clinnie and J. J. Armstrong. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Medical Department. Unit No. 33. Stationed at Brest, France.

112f - Pvt. Loren S. Armstrong #6
Bethany, NE. Born St. Francis, Kansas, July 27, 1887. Son of Clinnie and J. J. Armstrong. Entered the service Dec. 1917. Quartermaster Corps. Laundry Co. No. 518. Tours, France.

112g - Corp. Saul B. Arenson #7
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE June 21, 1895. Son of Rebecca and Robert Arenson. Entered the service June 24, 1918. Medical Department, Fort Riley, Kansas. Co. I, 3rd Battalion, Chemical Warfare Service. Edgewood, MD.

112h - Pvt. Ray C. Armstrong #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Oct. 14, 1893. Son of Ida and Richard Armstrong. Entered the service Dec. 10, 1917. Co. C, 8th Field Signal Battalion, 4th Division. In battle of Chateau Thierry. With Army of Occupation.


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113a - Pvt. Vernon R. Askin #1
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE. Dec. 7, 1896. Son of Lillian and William Askin. Entered the service May 1917. Medical Department. 79th Field Artillery, 7th Division. Service in France. With Army of Occupation.

113b - Pvt. Floyd A. Atkins #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Sterling, NE Jan. 6, 1897. Son of Margaret and Walter P. Atkins. Married. Entered the service May 31, 1918. Stenographer for War Risk Insurance Department at Logan, Texas.

113c - Seaman Robert W. Atkinson #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Salt Lake City, Utah, Aug. 4, 1898. Son of Laura and William Atkinson. Entered the service July 1916. Engineering Department, U. S. Naval Forces, European waters, Base No. 18.

113d - Corp. Albert F. Austin #4
Bethany, NE. Born Ulysses, NE Dec. 29, 1892. Son of Clara and Benjamin Austin. Entered the service May 1918. Infantry. Camp Funston, Kansas.

113e - Pvt. Lloyd W. Aukerman #5
Lincoln, NE. Born Guthrie, OK Jan. 31, 1892. Son of Ella and Elza Aukerman. Married. Entered the service Aug. 15, 1918. Co. 16, Rays Motor School, Kansas City, MO.

113f - Sergt. Ralph D. Austin #6
Bethany, NE. Born Bethany, NE Nov. 25, 1898. Son of Mrs. Verna Austin. Entered the service April 8, 1917. 127th Field Artillery. Sailed for France Sept. 1918. In training at Clermont-Ferrand when Armistice was signed.

113g - Pvt. Martin C. Axberg #7
Ceresco, NE. Born Lancaster County, June 19, 1894. Son of Amanda and Charles Axberg. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. Co. C, 128th Infantry. Service to France. Wounded July 7, 1918 in battle of Marne.

113h - Pharmacist J. Blain Babcock #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Ohiowa, NE Jan. 20, 1898. Son of Hattie and Clayton Babcock. Entered the service April 16, 1917. Medical Department. U. S. Marines. Trained at Great Lakes, IL. With Army of Occupation.


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114a - Pvt. Carl H. Backstrom #1
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE June 18, 1893. Son of Anton G. Backstrom. Entered the service Feb. 1918. Medical Corps. Arrived overseas Sept. 1918. Stationed at Camp Hospital No. 11, Nazaire, France.

114b - Seaman Aaron Bailey #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Pleasant Dale, NE Feb. 21, 1898. Son of Della and Thomas Bailey. Entered the service Nov. 9, 1917. Cook. Received training at Great Lakes, IL. Overseas several times.

114c - Seaman William Bailey #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Pleasant Dale, NE March 2,  1893. Son of Della and Thomas Bailey. Entered the service June 12, 1917. Cook. Received training at Charleston, LA. On board San Diego when sunk. Overseas several times.

114d - Pvt. Herbert W. Bailey #4 
Lincoln, NE. Born Brock, NE Oct. 12, 1898. Son of Nettie and James Bailey. Entered the service Aug. 12, 1918. Medical Corps, Fort Bayard, NM.

114e - Sergt. Albert I. Baker #5
Lincoln, NE. Born Villisca, Iowa July 5, 1883. Son of Mary and Samuel Baker. Entered the service Sept. 1917. Sanitary Corps. Sailed for France Nov. 1917. Service at front.

114f - Pvt. Thomas R. Baker #6
Lincoln, NE. Born Villisca, Iowa Jan. 9, 1887. Son of Mary and Samuel Baker. Entered the service June 14, 1917. 166th Field Hospital Corps, 42nd Division. Sailed for France Nov. 1917. Service at front and on Rhine.

114g - Wagoner Charles H. Baker #7
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, Kansas Sept. 1, 1893. Son of Effie and W. P. Baker. Entered the service Feb. 1918. Co. A, 318th Engineers. Sailed for France May 1918. In Argonne Forest and Verdun Sectors.

114h - Musician Ernest C. Baker #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, Kansas May 7, 1891. Son of Effie and W. P. Baker. Married. Entered the service May 1917. 27th Co., Coast Artillery Corps. McArthur, CA.


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115a - Pvt. Harlan L. Baker #1

Lincoln, NE. Born Madison, NE June 18, 1896. Son of Mrs. Florence Baker. Entered the service Dec. 1917. Park Battery B. Served in France.

115b - Pvt. Harry K. Baker #2
Bethany, NE. Born Lincoln, NE March 26, 1893. Son of Sarah and George Baker. Married. Entered the service July 14, 1918. Infantry. Overseas service.

115c - Sergt. James Baker #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Montgomery County, Iowa, May 23, 1898. Son of Emma and James Baker Sr. Entered the service April 26, 1917. Medical Corps. Base Hospital, Fort Rosecrans, CA.

115d - Orderly Silas Baker #4
Lincoln, NE. Born Kearney, NE Feb. 9, 1895. Entered the service Sept. 1918. Infantry, 43rd Division. Active service in France.

115e - Pvt. Walter A. Baker #5
Havelock, NE. Born Bennett, NE Aug. 19, 1888. Son of Jennie and Albert Baker. Entered the service May 1917. Medical Department. 59th Infantry, 4th Division. Service in France.

115f - Sergt. Hobart C. Ballance #6
Lincoln, NE. Born Plattsmouth, NE Jan. 1, 1889. Son of Estella and Samuel J. Ballance. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. Infantry. With Army of Occupation.

115g - Sergt. Edward L. Baltzell #7
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Aug. 6, 1892. Son of Temperance and William A. Baltzell. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. Headquarters Co., 355th Infantry, 89th Division. Trained at Camp Funston, Kansas. Served in France. In Argonne Forest and St. Mithiel drives. Gassed Aug. 7, 1918. In hospital one month. With Army of Occupation.

115h - Pvt. Edward F. Baney #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Salem, NE Sept. 12, 1896. Son of Julia and Frank Baney. Entered the service Aug. 15, 1918. Signal Corps.


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116a - Pvt. Earl M. Barcus #1
Lincoln, NE. Born Denton, NE Sept. 12, 1891. Son of Cora and S. Barcus. Entered the service April 30, 1918. Infantry. Enlisted in 8th Division, Co. C, Ammunition Train, Camp Fremont, CA. Transferred to Infantry, Jan. 1919.

116b - Pvt. John T. Barker #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Willow Lake, SD, March 15, 1890. Son of Elizabeth and Charles Barker. Entered the service July 8, 1918. Infantry. Stationed at Camp Dodge. Transferred to Officers Training Camp at Camp Pike, Arkansas, Nov. 12, 1918.

116c - Pvt. Harold J. Barnett #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Valparaiso, Jan. 23, 1900. Son of Mamie and William R. Barnett. Entered the service Oct. 16, 1918. Radio. Students Army Training Corps, University of Nebraska.

116d - Pvt. Chester O. Barnes #4
Lincoln, NE. Born Pierce, NE Nov. 4, 1891. Son of Martha and William A. Barnes. Entered the service Aug. 1917. 20th Engineers. Served on Mexican border, 1916. Service in France from Feb. 24, 1918.

116e - Pvt. Thomas Barnes #5
Lincoln, NE. Born Atwood, Kansas, April 20, 1890. Son of Catherine and Frank Barnes. Entered the service Dec. 6, 1917. Headquarters Co., 33rd Brigade, Coast Artillery Corps. Arrived in France July 1918. Stationed at Lebourne, France.

116f - Pvt. Lloyd H. Barnhardt #6
Havelock, NE. Born Elmwood, NE Feb. 2, 1891. Son of Carolyn and Edward Barnhardt. Married. Entered the service Nov. 4, 1917. Co. A, 7th Engineers, 5th Division. In France from Nov. 1917. Was cited for bravery in St. Mithiel drive. With Army of Occupation.

116g - Pvt. Claude O. Barnhill #7 
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Nov. 1, 1896. Son of Minnie and Hiram Barnhill. Entered the service May 31, 1918. Infantry. Camp Shelby, Miss.

116h - Engineer John T. Barr #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE April 16, 1898. Son of Mary and J. Frank Barr. Entered the service March 25, 1918. Navy. Received training at Columbia University Gas Engine School. Assigned to Submarine Chaser No. 130, Corfu, Greece.


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117a - Seaman Edward C. Barrett #1
Raymond, NE. Born Raymond, NE Sept. 14, 1900. Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Barrett. Entered the service April 11, 1917. Navy. Served on U. S. S. Wisconsin. Three trips overseas. Served in Cuba on U. S. S. Dorsey. 

117b - Pvt. Thomas F. Barrett #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE March 22, 1896. Son of Ellen and John Barrett. Married. Entered the service June 4, 1917. 134th Machine Gun Company. Overseas service.

117c - Pvt. Joseph L. Bartick #3
Lincoln, NE. Born New York City, NY May 1891. Son of Catherine and Charles Bartick. Married. Entered the service April 27, 1917. Machine Gun Battalion, 89th Division. Trained at Camp Funston, Kansas. Service in France. With Army of Occupation.

117d - Pvt. Archie A. Barton #4
Lincoln, NE. Born South Dakota May 28, 1899. Son of Ethel and Thomas Barton. Entered the service July 30, 1917. 474th Aero Squadron. Service in France.

117e - Pvt. Glen D. Barton #5 
College View, NE. Born Adair County, Iowa, Dec. 1889. Son of Matilda and William Barton. Entered the service April 27, 1918. Medical Corps. Served in Base Hospital, Fort Riley, Kansas.

117f - Corp. William J. Barton #6
Lincoln, NE. Born Lawrence, NE Oct. 24, 1896. Son of Ella and William V. Barton. Entered the service Jan. 7, 1918. Co. A, 31st Infantry. Siberia.

117g - Wagoner La Vern Bashford #7 
Lincoln, NE. Born Kansas, Feb. 1895. Son of Henry Bashford. Entered the service June 1918. Co. No. 33, Evacuation Ambulance Corps. Service in France.

117h - Pvt. Frank Bassen #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Connecticut May 24, 1891. Wife, Hallie. Entered the service Sept. 19, 1917. 355th Infantry, 89th Division. Service in France. With Army of Occupation.


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118a - Fireman Frank L. Bateman #1
 
Lincoln, NE. Born Buffalo, Wyoming, Jan. 1, 1880. Son of Clara and James Bateman. Entered the service March 28, 1918. Stationed on transport U. S. Henderson. Made several trips overseas.

118b - Pvt. Paul K. H. Bauer #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Aug. 27, 1898. Son of Suzanna and John Bauer. Entered the service June 1, 1918. Overseas Aug. 6, 1918. 1st Air Depot, Quartermaster Corps, Columbey les Belles.

118c - Pvt. William Bauer #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE July 4, 1890. Son of Kate and Henry Bauer. Entered the service Oct. 6, 1917. Veterinary Detachment, 89th Division. With Army of Occupation.

118d - Sergt. Leroy T. Baughan #4
Lincoln, NE. Born York, NE March 10, 1898. Son of Mattie and Charles Baughan. Entered the service Aug. 1918. Overseas service. Convalescing Hospital Band No. 49, Allerey, France.

118e - Pvt. Frank Baumgart #5
Lincoln, NE. Born Crete, NE Feb. 22, 1888. Son of Marie and Felix Baumgart. Entered the service July 24, 1918. Headquarters Co., 88th Infantry, Camp Dodge, Iowa.

118f - Pvt. Jacob G. Baur #6
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE Oct. 17, 1892. Son of Mary and George Baur. Entered the service June 24, 1918. 47th Unit, Medical Corps. Service to France. Died of influenza.

118g - Corp. George H. Bax #7
Lincoln, NE. Born Plattsmouth, NE Aug. 14, 1889. Son of Lillie and George H. Bax. Entered the service July 1917. Service in France. Unit No. 64, Base Hospital.

118h - Sergt. John H. Beachly #8
Lincoln, NE. Born Meyersdale Aug. 4, 1894. Son of Elvira and Edward Beachly. Entered the service June 1917. Quartermaster Corps. Sailed for France, Sept. 1918.


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119a - Sergt. Fred Beall #1
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE 1890. Son of Mary and Rev. Beall. Entered the service April 10, 1918. Engineers. Overseas service.

119b - Pvt. Arthur M. Beaman #2
Lincoln, NE. Born Montreal, KS, July 19, 1898. Son of Jessie and George F. Beaman. Entered the service June 24, 1917. Co. A, 134th Infantry, 41st Division. Seven months service in France.

119c - Pvt. Albert Beams #3
Lincoln, NE. Born Firth, NE Aug. 19, 1888. Son of George G. Beams. Entered the service April 28, 1918. Infantry. Service to France. In St. Mithiel and Chateau Thierry drives. With Army of Occupation.

119d - Corp. Fay B. Beatty #4
Lincoln, NE. Born Lincoln, NE July 3, 1897. Son of Hattie and George Beatty. Entered the service May 30, 1917. Co. B, 7th Engineers. Active service. Wounded once and gassed twice. Over the top five times.

119e - Pvt. Jess B. Beaty #5
Lincoln, NE. Born South Bend, NE June 10, 1899. Son of Flora and John E. Beaty. Entered the service May 1917. Overseas July 1917. Battery C, 5th Field Artillery. On front lines and in active service until April 1918. Disabled and returned to the United States May 1, 1918.

119f - Corp. John D. Beaty #6
Lincoln, NE. Born South Bend, NE Feb. 5, 1893. Son of Flora and John E. Beaty. Entered the service May 1917. Overseas July 1917. Battery C, 6th Field Artillery, 1st Division. Gassed Feb. 1918. Wounded later in action near Soissons, France. Cited for bravery.

119g - Pvt. Le Roy S. Beaty #7
Lincoln, NE. Born Weeping Water, NE April 9, 1888. Son of Flora and John E. Beaty. Entered the service July 23, 1918. Stationed at Camp Dodge with 163rd Depot Brigade.

119h - Pvt. Hobart S. Beavers #8
Bennet, NE. Born Bennet, NE July 8, 1896. Son of Cora and Elmer Beavers. Entered the service Aug. 15, 1918. Medical Corps. Service in France.