The Story City Historical Society is asking for your help with any information, photos or letters about the men and women that served in WWI from Story City. They are working on compiling a book about the 206 people from the community that served, including info printed in the Heralds, photographs and military records. If you would like to share info regarding those on this list, please contact the Historical Society at 515-460-1749 or storycityhistory@gmail.com.


Enrolled in World War I (list as it appeared in the Herald, with those killed in the line of duty listed first and marked with an asterisk):


*Andrew Boyd


*Peter Swenson Bratteland


*Clarence Olson


*Cornelius Twedt


*Hans Abrahamson


*Christian Carlson


*Clifford Cate


*Milton Gains


*Henry Larson


*Andrew Peterson


*Clifton Wier


Irvin Ahrens


Andrew Anderson


Arthur Amlund


Everett Alber


Albert Askelson


Rasmus Ask


Julius Anderson


John E. Anderson


Robert Ballard


Archie Bergeson


Shelby Bosh


T. B. Brattebo


Lewis Brattebo


Clarence P. Bickelhaupt


William Birkland


Virgil Ballard


Harry Bickelhaupt


Henry Boyd


Oscar Brattebo


Willie Carpenter


Arvil G. Carlson


Selmer Christianson


Arthur Donhowe


Alonzo Donhowe


Orlin Donhowe


Helma Dale


Oscar Dale


Ben Eide


Walter Elder


Elmer Erickson


Herman Ericksen


Vivian Ericson


John E. Erickson


Hadle J. Eide


Lewis Eide


Gjelmer Egnes


Julius Fossell


John J. Fosen


Ray Fuller


Martin Flattebo


Emanuel Gabrielson


Nils Guttebo


Frank Gardner


Claire Gilberson


Tom Grinde


Herman Grotness


Sam C. Hanson


Obert J. Hia


Skarias Holm


Harvey Hanson


Albert Hanson


Carl Handeland


Frederick Hendrickson


Rexford Henderson


Herbert Henderson


Arthur Hovland


Hans Hendrickson


John Hill


Gerhard J. Howland


Charley Hapnes


Torbjorn Holm


B. Sherman Holm


Malcolm Henderson


Lester Henderson


Luther Henderson


Burton Henderson


Berlin H. Henderson


Cyrus H. Henderson


C. Sherman Helvig


Alvin Hovland


Elmer Hanson


Earl Helvig


Ernest Henryson


Torkel Hill


George L. Henderson


Sam J. Hanson


George Holmsgaard


Lars Haugland


Loyd Hughes


Ray Hughes


Amanda Holt


Marie Holt


Tekla Holt


Raphael James


Eigel Jensen


Fred Jensen, Jr.


Ben Johnson


John P. Johnson


Grant Johnson


John M. Johnson


Dr. W. C. Johnson


Laurence Johnson


Helge Johnson


Louis Jorgenson


Alfred Jacobsen


William James


Stanton James


John Jacobson


Jacob M. Jacobson


Hans Jensen


Ben O. Jacobson


Gaylord Jacobson


Carl Knutson


William Larson


Olaf R. Larson


Theo. A. Larson


Sherman I. Larson


Julius Larson


Oscar Larson


Eddie Lewison


L. T. Lewison


General R. Million


Clarence Million


Harry Myers


Albert Mathison


Richard Mattingly


Alvin Mathison


Frank Mattingly


Teddy Martens


John H. Millang


Ingvald Madsen


Andrew Madson


Ollie Miller


Ralph Madsen


Teddy Martens


Halvor Myrah


Miss Susie Myrah


Obed Myrah


Ira Nerim


Gerhard Nordskog


Peter Nygaard


Joseph O. Nelson


Otto Nelson


Leo Olson


Martin S. Olson


Milton Olson


Emil Overland


Selid Overland


Joseph Odson


Martin Omvig


William Peterson


Martin C. Peterson


Ole Roth


Nels Rognehaugh


Chris Rafdal


Erick Rafdal


Henry Rafdal


Osmund Rafdal


Theodore Rafdal


Martin Rasmussen


Christophen Ringstvedt


Clarence Sandness


Joseph Severeid


Hans Severeid


Henry Severeid


Ed Stark


Martin A. Swanson


Clarence Stephenson


Olof Sandvig


Ralph Switzer


James Sandsgaard


Gene Setzer


William Stueve


John M. Schvette


Rolf Solum


Arthur Solum


Howard Schlegel


Andrew T. Smith


Leonard Schlegel


Gerhard Skartland


Toralf Stole


Hector Stueland


Arthur Thompson


Maynard Thompson


Ralph Tiede


Michael Townswick


Thomas Tuttle


Christian Thorsbakken


Selmer Thorsbakken


Alden Tegland


S. G. Tokheim


Ole Tvedten


Otto Tjernagel


Theodore Valen


Henry Valen


Walter Walkenhauer


Elmer Wendel


Ernest Wiggins


Verne Wiggins


Clarence Williamson


Harry Wiedman


Paul Wendel


Edwin Wiegland


Dwight Wendel