About World War One

July 28, 1914- November 11, 1918

When Yugoslav Nationalist Gavril Principe assassinated the Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria, the heir to the throne of Austria/Hungary in Sarajevo; it set off a diplomatic crisis. International alliances were invoked. Within weeks, the conflict involved the whole world. On July 28, 1914, Austro/Hungarians fired the first shots invading Serbia. Russia appeared successful until stopped by Germany.

The Ottoman Empire (Islamic/Middle East) joined in November 1914, Italy and Bulgaria entered the following year, Romania in 1916 and America in 1917. The Austro/Hungarian Empire agreed to an armistice November 4, 1918. Still being aggressive, Germany held out later during that month.

The casualties of this war were 5,525,000 killed, 12,831,500 wounded and 4,121,000 missing. The League of Nations was formed to prevent another war like this. Regretfully, history tells us, their mission was unsuccessful.

—Information from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The United States military were stationed in Russia until April 1, 1920

– Information from Congressional Research.

Listed Below are Others that Served in World War I

Marion V. Adamson- Army
Loy H. Allen- Army
Wayne Anthony
Anthony Fred Baldwin- Army/Air Force
Harry M. Baldwin- Army/
Air Force
Carl Bakker- Army
Paul Bakker- Army
Paul M. Barber- Army
Hurst Barnett Edward  – Army
Edward Becker – Army
Fred Behnke- Army
Archie E. Bennett
Walter F. Benson – Army
James E. Benway
Melvin Berger
William J. Borst – Army
Otis C. Breem
Charles B. Broecker- Army
Roy A. Brown
Frederic A. Bund- Army
Wilhelm F. Bund- Army
Jerry L. Burchell- Navy
Hillis Buxton – Army
Clyde B. Call- Army
Carl O. Carlson
Sheldon Chandler – Army
Bernard Christensen
Erasmus Christensen- Army
Thorwald Christensen- Army
Carl Christiansen – Army
Cornelius P. Collins- Army
Andrew Crahan
Carl Davidson – Army
William J. Deegan – Army
Maroy Deitsch
Claude DeRemer- Army/
Air Force
George W. DeRule
Lloyd Detra – Army
Harry DeVoll
Roy DeVoll- Army
Helen Deyo – Army
William B. Disch- Army
John H. Doyle
Leo J. Doyle – Army
George Dreher
Frank Eaton- Army
Harmon Ellis- Army
John V. Elmer
Edward Erickson- Army
Percy Erickson
Henry J. Fadness- Army
John D. Farnsworth


Martin E. Fawcett
Harold Feggestad
Ellis Fink-
Marines
Frank Flood
Emil Frei
Arthur Fuller
George Golz
Harry Gorman
Dennison A. Graves
Ralph S. Graves- Air Service
Theodore H. Grunnet- Army
Sweet T. Gurney- Army
Herman P. Hagan
Arnold H. Hanson- Army
Harold H. Hanson
Marvin O. Haynes

Roscoe E. Haynes
Robert M. Heizeroth
Floyd S. Hendricks- Army
Rhinehart E. Hess
John Hofmaster- Army
John V. Hogan- Air Force
Lester Hoiberg
John V. Hyne
Merrill Hyne- Army
Frank Ingraham – Army
Paul Ingraham – Army
Edmund Jacobson
Edwin Jacobson
Edward Jesperson –
Army
Benjamin Johnson- Army
Einer ‘Ike’ Johnson – Army
Oscar Johnson – Navy
Otto JohnsonNavy
Senor Johnson- Army
Ricardo R. Juare- Army
Edward Karmgard – Army
Leonard Knoff
Arthur Knudson

Vernon F. Krueger
John G. Lange
Carl J. Larsen
John E. Lauretic – Army
William Legler Sr. –
 Army
Otto G. Lewer – Army
Dewey Long
Melvin Lothe
Allen Loy- Army
Matthew Luchsinger
John James Lund
Carl L. Lyteric
Royal J. Main
Willis F. Madden
Edward Malley
Lowell James Mason – Navy


Charles M. McCann
Howard McCarthy
William McCloskey
Elizier Merritt
Elmer Merritt- Air Force
LeRoy M. Meyers- Army
Clyde Milbrandt
Earl R. Milbrandt- Marines
Frank Milbrandt
George Millard

Lynn W. Millspaugh
Carl J. Moe- Army
Alvin Montgomery
Edward Nelson
Einer Nelson
Signor Nelson
Floyd Nesbit
Army
Harold R. Nesbit- Army
Eusenbius Nevel– Army
Harold R. Nichols
Axel V. Nielsen- Army
Henry C. Nordness
Charles A. Norton
Lyle V. O’Brien- Army
Otis O’Brien- Army
R.P. O’Brien
Alvin A. Olson- Army
Raymond Olson- Army
Dr. E.O. Osborn
Carroll W. Oscar

Herman W. Oscar- Army/Navy
William Oscar
Emil Osterdorf
Otto Osterdorf
Otto Otteson
Earl R. Parmentier
Eugene E. Pernot
Allie Peterson
Holley Peterson- Navy
Edwin Rasmussen
Harley Rasmussen- Army Aero
Herman Rasmussen
Harold B. Reyer
Archie Richards
Glenn W. Richards
Alex P. Richardson- Navy
Wyman D. Root
William Rollo

Eric Herbert Ross – Navy
Lloyd M. Rowley- Army
Bartley Runey
William Russell
Roland Rygn
Walter Samuelson

William Salvisberg Sr. – Army
Albert Schaffitzel- Army
Fred Schultz – Army
Floyd R. Scoville – Army
Earl Showers
Stanley R. Sill – Army
Flore Simmons
Boyd Smith – Army
Dale Smith
George R. Smith – Army
Guy H. Smith
Herman A. Smith
Miles Smith
Roy Smith
Clovis B. Snyder – Army
Frank Spencer – Army
Fred Splinter
Anthony J. Stake

Albert Stryhn
Archie Swann – Army
Gurney E. Sweet
Henry K. Swenson
Albert B. Switalski – Army
Lloyd E. TenEyck – Army
James Thickpenny – Army
Albert C. Thompson
Harold R. Thompson – Navy
Raymond D. Upson – Army
Philip ‘Scoop’ Wackman – Army Aero
John O. Wallestad – Army
Edward Anthony Warren – Army
Edwin Warren
Delbert Wartzok
Russell H. Washburn – Army
Archie E. Watkins
Bertel Weber
Gustav Weise – Army
Albert Weiser
Gustov Weiser
Gus Wendt
Carl M. Wethal
Gilman Wethal
Beth White
Harry White
Randy White
Arnold Willis
R.J. Willis
Harlow Wolfe
Otto Zeller – Army
David Zimmerlee – Army

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