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I am writing a book on my grandfather's WWI, 318th Field Hospital, 305th Sanitary Train, 80th Division. I could use some assistance finding the remaining 23 unit members (listed below). So far I have found 68 soldiers - see my virtual cemetery. Please email me if you confirm a burial location:
Rank-Name, WWI Address, State, Born, other information to help searh:
1+Sergeant Jack G. Bernstein, 361 Levania Avenue, Brooklyn, New York. Lived in an area commonly called Brownsville. Born about 1893. He enlisted in Ft. Slocum, NY on Mar 21, 1914. He was dischared on Jul 12 1919 - furlough to reserve.
2+Wagoners Christopher F. Braun, W. Elizabeth, Pennsylvania. West Elizabeth is a borough in Allegheny County. This town was in corporated on Mar 3, 1848, a coal mining and boat-building town.
3+Wagoners John Davenport, R.D. #1, Harbor Springs, Michigan born 9/5/1894. The Emmet County village was incorporated in 1880.
4+Private Antonio De Santiss, 220 Lancaster St., Leominster, Massachusetts
5+ 1st Sergeant William B. Duncan, Box 114, Waldo, Arkansas
6+Private Robert Fichter, East Riverton, New Jersey
7+Private Clarence B. Fowler, Route #1, Box 49 E., Orlando, Florida. Most likely the Fowler born on Oct 14, 1891 in Delaware. a grove supt. Wife was Bessie F. Fowler. In 1941 lived at 1261 Railford Road, Orlando at Dr. Phillips orange grove.
9+Private John Gallagher, Hazelton, Pennsylvania. Most likely the same born in Jun 1890, Hazel, Luzerne Cocunty, Pa. Step son of Corneilus Odonnnell, mother of Bridget Odonnell.
9+Private George W. Hamm, 1644 N. 54th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
10+Private James Hartley, 253 W. 23rd St., New York City, New York born Oct 10, 1890. Enlisted on Jun 10, 1917. Promoted to PFC on Mar 4, 1919. Discharged Jun 9, 1919. He died Mar 14, 19823
13+Private John F. Jencik, R.F.D. 7, Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Maybe John Jancik, born Nov 2, 1895 who died at Jul 7, 1970, 45 Haydenville, Greensburg...not sure but needs checking out.
14+Private Josiah E. Jones, 5246 Hazel Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wife is Marion Gilroy (Disher) Jones. Born in Jan 1896.
15+Private Eugene Lawville, 29 New York Ave., Atlantic City, New Jersey. He lived there with Nona Lawville, widow of John. Upon returning from war he resided at 12A North Massachusettes Ave, Atlantic City, NJ.
16+PFC John Lewis Leonardi, 320 East 45th St., New York City, New York, born Feb 10, 1895.
17+Private Donald D. Metcalf, 506 Lindsey Ave., St. Joseph County, South Bend, Indiana. Born on Sep 8, 1895 in Westville, Indiana. His father was Charles F. Metcalf (FAG#101371433)
18+Lieutenant (Dr.) Edwin Pyle, 46 East 64th St., New York City, New York; Pyle sent the panoramic image of the 318th to Major Nelson in 1919 from Mantoloking, NJ. Born Oct 7, 1891 and died Feb 17, 1974 (in New Haven, Conn).
19+Private J. Washington Robinson, 3924 N. 16th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Person of same name, born about 1892, married to Anna Marie Robinson. Property at this address built in 1930.
20+Private William F. Rose, 4830 N. Front St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 4815 N. 2nd St. Spouse was Florence K. Rose. A person of this name resided in 1920 at same address.
21+Private Harry Strohm Shaak, 4634 N. 11th St., Philadelphia; 7305 North 21st Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. born Jun 27, 1889. His wife was Carlina (Martinez) Shaak.
22+Private Robert Shaw, Jr., 2726 N. Hicks St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rented home, 1894 to 1918, He was a turner, pipe maker, and polisher.
23+Private Albert P. Snyder, 1532 N. 18th St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Mother was Helen Gleason (Long) Snyder (widow of Albert Pettit Snyder by 1920) and Albert Jr. worked a salesman, department store.
24+Private William C.(Carl) Tecklenburg, 1947 Church Lane, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania born July 17, 1892 & died Jun 1970. Wife - Helen P. Wear (married in 1919). In 1917 he worked at the United Shoe Machinery Comany at 211 North 13th st.
25+Captain H. E. Wheelock, Madison Hotel, Chicago, Illinois. Possibly same person buried in Rosehill Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Il. Born Apr 28, 1884 and died Aug 5, 1931, Evanston, Cook County, Il. Need to confirm military association.