Historical Society seeks information about WWI troops

Staff Writer
Story City Herald

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