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1918 April Draftees

Leave for Camp Dodge Next Week.

Howard County's next contingent of of conscripted men, twenty in number, have been ordered to report at the Court House at 3 p. m. on Thursday, April 25th, to prepare for entrainment on the following morning for Camp Dodge. The list as made up at present, and which will probably not be altered, is as follows:

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List of Draftees

Bathen, Leo A. Riceville
Cashman, John AdrianElma
Chyle, CharlesProtivin
Clear, ElmerElma
Drew, William FrankCresco
Eddy, PaulCresco
Ellingson, IverCresco
Griffin, Howard MortonMcIntire
Gue, RoyRiceville
Jones, Francis HumphreyLime Springs
Kaatz, Albert AugustCresco
Malek, Joseph CarlCresco
Mohs…, Arnold Carl Chris.Lime Springs
Nast, Theo. EdwardCresco
Schoenfeldt, EmilElma
Tetzner, Albert JohnElma
Todd, Wendell Chas.Cresco
Wendl, John Joe JrCresco
Zak, JamesLime Springs
Zender, Joseph J.Cresco

The list of Draftees was extracted from Library of Congress Micro-Film using: Chronicling America, transcribed and prepared for the Web by Bill Waters. This List was published in the
Cresco Plain Dealer Apr. 19, 1918, P-1, C-6