World War I Recruits
 

The following list of those drafted in World War I is from the Grandville Avenue Record from July 27, 1917 through October 11, 1918.  These are mainly men living in the Grandville Avenue area and the southeast part of Grand Rapids.

 

Name

Address

Information

Date

Adams, Blynn

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Alger, E.

754 Griggs Street

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Allstots, G. A.

745 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Anderson, R. A.

538 Cass ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Anderson, R. A.

538 Cass ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Antekeier, Edward

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Aulbach, G.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Bacon, E.

1935 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bailey, Albert

Caulfield ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Bailey, M. O.

522 Hall st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Baker, Martin

617 New ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bard, Capt. Thomas

Mrs. Henrietta Dallavo

In American service-German born mother-in-law

7-5-1918-3

Bark, Peter

732 Lynch

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Beamer, John

561 Shamrock

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Beerboom, John

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Bentley, S. R.

1113 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Berends, John

622 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Berg, J. R.

866 Oakland ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Berg, Jacob A.

866 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Berghuis, J.

1042 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bergsma, D. E.

948 Dorchester ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Berkius, Joseph

721 Oakland ave.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Beyker, Roy

645 Hogan st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Boelens, Fred

647 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bohn, George H.

659 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bont, John

1046 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Boomsma, Daniel

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Boomsma, Daniel

424 Laurel st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Boomsma, Daniel

541 Cordelia ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Boomsma, Daniel

424 Laurel street ct.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Borlens, Charles

577 Shamrock st.

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Bourke, Joseph D.

1060 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bowen, Ivan

2106 Division ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Bowen, Ivan

2106 Division ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Bowhuis, H.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Bowma, Jacob

708 Oakland ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Bowman, Jacob

708 Oakland ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Brake, Alfred

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Brandsma, R.

1525 Roosevelt

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Breen, K.

Breen ct.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Brogger, L. G.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Brown, E. P.

Graham st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Brown, v. L.

1000 Dorchester

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bruggeman, Arthur

930 Grandville ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Brunning, George

721 Hogan st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bumel, John A.

943 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Burgwald, L. C.

1020 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bussler, J. E.

1059 Underhill

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Buys, Jim

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Bylsma, Fred

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Bylsma, J.

633 Lynch

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Bysterveld, H.

729 Minnie

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Campbell, Claude C.

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Carter, Jacob

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Cassidy, F. E.

28 Franklin w.

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

Chapman, E. L.

941 Godfrey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Cheney, C. L.

742 VanderLeest ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Christensen, H.

744 Coates ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Clark, E. H.

Hall st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Clark, H. J.

Sheridan ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Coeling, William

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Coeling, William

743 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Coffman, H. E.

1057 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Coleman, Chester

1119 Caulfield

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Cook, Arie

542 Ten Haaf ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Cooper, Lester

Oakland st.

New regestrants-exempt (is crippled)

7-5-1918-1

Cooper, M. W.

641 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Cooper, William

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Corder, E. G.

1117 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Corder, Ed

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Corder, J. W.

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Cornell, Earl

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Credit, Evert

705 Crofton st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Croff, Leonard

203 Ellsworth ave.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Curran, F. M.

1724 Clyde Park ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Curran, G. C.

Clyde Park ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Curran, Lester

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Daley, Seth

1037 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Dallavo, George W.

Mrs. Henrietta Dallavo

In American service-German born mother

7-5-1918-3

Dallavo, J. Charles

Mrs. Henrietta Dallavo

In American service-German born mother

7-5-1918-3

Dallavo, Otto

Mrs. Henrietta Dallavo

In American service-German born mother

7-5-1918-3

Dallavo, William D.

Mrs. Henrietta Dallavo

In American service-German born mother

7-5-1918-3

Davis, Maurice L.

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

DeBoer, Andrew

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

DeGraaf, John

Grandville ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

DeGraff, Henry J.

649 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Dekker, Peter J.

1048 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeKruif, Earl

855 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeKruif, Earl

Assigned to medical depot/base hospital

10-4-1918-1

DeKruif, Earl

"the druggist"

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

DeLeeuw, Y.

609 Liberty

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Denato, Vito

Graham st.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Dennis, Clayton S.

703 Madison ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Desantis, C.

Goodrich st.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

DeVries, H.

Vries st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

DeVries, Leon

Berkey & Gay Furniture Co.

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

DeVries, O. T.

545 Hall

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeVries, Theo.

1034 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeVries, William

649 Naylor

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeVries, William

424 Laurel

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

DeWildt, J.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

DeWildt, P.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

DeYoung, Jake

1019 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeYoung, James

Godfrey ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

DeYoung, John

1014 Underhill

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

DeYoung, John

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

DeYoung, N.

1104 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Dezkar, F.

29 Breen st.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Dickle, C. C.

Grandville ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Dood, Charles

850 Oakland ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Doornboos, B.

King st.

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

Doronbos, Andrew

564 Shamrock st.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Doronbos, J. J.

Godfrey ave.

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Drieborg, John

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Drieborg, John

"the grocer"

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Driedbord, B.

Godfrey ave.

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Duck, Stanley

Dorchester st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Dunhop, G. W.

521 Cass ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Dunlap, G. W.

512 Cass ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Dutmar, Jake

619 Hall st.

recent enlistment

7-19-1918-1

Duyser, Herman

852 Oakland ave.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Dykstra, D.

1017 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Dykstra, Joe

Clyde Park ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Dykstra, Peter

62 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Early, Howard M.

712 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Earnst, Claud

Sheridan ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Eaviland, G. H.

309 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Eggleston, G. W.

1120 Grandville ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Egleston, George

1120 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Ekken, R.

144 Burton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Ekkens, Thomas

851 Burton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Elderkin, Grover

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Ellis, Frank S.

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Ely, Walter O.

307 Grandville ave.

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Enbrenghoef, Gerritt

1353 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Engbrenghof, Garrett

1353 Grandville ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Engbrenhof, G.

1353 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Engbrenhof, Martin

1353 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Fairchilds, Roy S.

1128 Division S.

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

Ferch, E. J.

Burton st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Fetterhoff, F. E.

660 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Fiestma, Fred

Oakland st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Fisher, George

658 Plett

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Fisher, William

658 Plett st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Fisher, William

658 Plett st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Fonger, Neal

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Fouts, Russel

333 Eighth st. NW

Left for rifle range, Camp Logan, ILL

12-7-1917-4

Framer, William T.

645 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Franchot, Reginald

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Fromn, Henry

667 Hogan

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Gage, Robert C.

937 Sheridan ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Gales, Robert L.

601 Lafayette ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Garvoceska, P.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Gashema, Elmer

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Geirger, William M.

442 Hall st. SE

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Geisert, Louis A.

1107 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Geistert, L. A.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Geistert, Louis

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Geistert, Louis

1107 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

George, J. H.

451 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Gillis, Charles

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Golley, E. K.

400 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Grethen, G. J.

511 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Grooters, Herman

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Groothuis, Klaas

736 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Groothuis, Klaas

Crofton ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Groothuis, Samuel

736 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hall, C. W.

424 Hall st.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Hall, L. M.

1060 Division ave. S

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Hallock, Harry G.

Draft call

10-4-1918-1

Hammond, E.

358 Rumsey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hammond, Harry

607 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hankamp, Bert

1120 Grandville ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Hanna, Arthur

Graham st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Harrington, George E.

341 Fifth st. NW

Left for rifle range, Camp Logan, ILL

12-7-1917-4

Harrison, J.

260 Ellsworth ave.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Haskell, George

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Haveman, John

Oakland st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Haveman, John

865 Oakland ave.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Haverman, L.

857 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Haynes, James P.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Heekman, John

1310 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Heetderks, Dewey R.

1001 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Heimers, H.

623 High st.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Helder, H.

738 Minnie

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Herder, Stanla

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Heyboer, B. H.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Hiemstra, John

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Hoekenga, A.

619 Hogan

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hoff, Forrest

640 High st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hoffman, Gerritt

1072 Caulfield

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hogan, Arthur

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Hollabough, Leo J.

2124 May ave. SW

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Holmes, C.

Dorchester st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Holmes, M.

918 Dorchester

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Holmquist, C. E.

702 Hogan st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Holtrop, H.

Caulfield ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Hoogester, J. J.

751 London st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hoogterp, B.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Hornkamp, N.

Liberty st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Huizenga, J.

727 London

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Hunter, O. D.

Caulfield ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Jaarsma, Dewey

710 Vries st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Jaarsma, Dewey

710 Vries st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Jaarsma, Dewey

710 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Janousek, Chad

530 Naylor

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Jauna, Charles W.

640 Lynch

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Johnson, Barney?

1967 Godfrey ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Johnson, J. J.

655 High

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Johnson, Lt. Carl J.

Killed in France - Memorial service at Masonic

8-9-1918-3

Johnson, M.

Curve st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Johnson, S. M.

655 High

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Jones, Clayton H.

1218 Division ave. S

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Jonkman, Peter

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Karel, Harry

544 Ten Haaf ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Karsies, John

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Kearney, G.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Kearney, J.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Keeler, Guy

1036 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Kelly, J.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Kerr, Fulton

12 Rose st.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Kerwin, Michael

1302 Grandville ave.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Kieft, George

852 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Kingsma, William

Crofton ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Klaas, Marinus

1017 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Klash, N. rst

Lynch st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Klok, J. J.

Caulfield ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Klupker, George

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Klupker, George J.

941 Caulfield

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Knape, John

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Kol, Peter

731 Liberty

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Kol, Peter

751 Lily st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Kolk, John J.

Caulfield ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Kondodji, John

Minnie st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Kowalyshyn, Jacob

615 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Kreemer, Ed

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Krootje, John

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Kruif, Earl

appt. 2nd Lt. Dist#3 draft selectors

6-21-1918-1

Kruslia, H.

Hilton st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Kuiper, Bert

822 Grandville ave.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Kuipers, B.

Vries st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

LaHuis, Clarence

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Lamberts, R.

861 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Larink, Ed

851 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Lass, Martin

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Lenger, Dewey

TenHaaf Ct.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Lenger, Dewey

543 TenHaaf Ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Lester, Arno W.

245 Griggs st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Lewis, John E.

945 Godfrey ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Lindhout, A.

906 Caulfield

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Lindmood, John W.

629 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Little, George L.

Godfrey ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Lloyd, O. F.

635 Sheldon st.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Lokerse, James

Godfrey ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Lokerse, James

1021 Godfrey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

London, Thomas

819 Grandville ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

London, Thomas

819 Grandville ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Looma, Bert

Vries st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Looman, Henry

680 Vries st.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Lotterman, Ben

Plett st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Lotterman, Peter

Hilton st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Loux, R. P.

703 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Lupton, Wallace H.

1257 Cass ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Lynch, C. J.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Lyon, F. R.

1120 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Mailhott, Frank J.

1545 Broadway ave. NW

Left for rifle range, Camp Logan, ILL

12-7-1917-4

Main, G.

Graham st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Makowski, Walter S.

821 7th st. NW

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

Malewitz, Joseph

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Marinink, Steve

1018 Norwich

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Martin, William F.

1300 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Masher, E.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Masuk, M.

320 King

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Mathew, F. A.

Godfrey st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Maxim, C. E.

Dorchester st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

McCarthy, John

326 Pleasant ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

McGuire, H. J.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

McIntosh, H.

1035 Norwich ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

McMillan, W. J.

1159 Jefferson ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

McMillan, Walter J.

1159 Jefferson ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Mellema, Peter

641 Hilton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Menega, E.

654 High

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Merizon, William

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Merrill, E. C.

825 Division ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Mersma, J.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Mersman, Jacob

514 Bekuis ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Meyer, Joseph

1070 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Meyer, William

Grandville ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Meyering, Robert

651 London

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Michalski, A.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Michalski, S.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Mierow, William

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Miller, Joe

Graham st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Miller, John

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Millie, Ise

195 Graham st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Miner, Earl D.

26 Graham

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Minke, S.

925 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Moler, George H.

919 Underhill

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Morris, Earl R.

Sheridan ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Motouk, M. G.

221 Goodrich st.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Mouw, John H.

865 Grandville ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Mouw, John M.

855 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Moylan, James E.

960 Lafayette ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Muissell, Roland

1137 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Myles, Pat

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Nevera, Orrin

Grandville ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Newbecker, C. B.

632 High st.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Newhof, Floyd E.

1134 Ionia ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Nieboer, james

743 VanderLeest ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Nixon, George W.

29 Sycamore st. SE

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Norden, C.

Hogan st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Norden, J.

605 Hogan

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Norden, Jacob

943 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Nyhoff, H. A.

750 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

O'Brien, David

Pleasant st. west

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

O'Connell, T. O.

1260 Division ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Okke, Isaac

Burton st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Owen, Benjamin S.

1028 Norwich ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Paas, John

1011 Sheridan ave.

Last call for recruits

10-11-1918-1

Parks, Ray

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Paul, R.

640 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Penning, Harry

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Perry, M. J.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

pettle, H.

Graham st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Phillipus, Louis C.

615 Delaware st. SE

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Piper, J. J.

635 Plett

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Poelman, juuren J.

607 Plett st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Poelman, M.

555 Martha

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Polder, L.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Poll, Matthew

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Polstra, Orrie

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Popma, R. I.

707 Oakland

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Portman, M.

555 Martha ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Postema, Cornelius

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Posthumus, Peter

745 Minnie st.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Praasterink, Fred

568 Ten Haaf ct.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Praastervink, Fred

568 TenHaaf

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Praastevink, Fred

568 TenHaaf ct.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Price, James H.

509 Crawford st. SE

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Pylman, Henry

541 Naylor st.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Pylman, John

1242 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Raap, C.

211 Rumsey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Raap, Peter

211 Rumsey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Randel, A.

540 Shamrock

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Ranft, Robert Y.

Sheridan ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Rankin, Byron S.

1064 Sheridan ave.

Last call for recruits

10-11-1918-1

Raterink, Martin

726 Minnie

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Rea, S. H.

Dorchester st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Reagan, James P.

807 G. R. Savings Bank Bldg.

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

Reminga, H.

Grandville ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Renike, H.

1011 Underhill

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Rice, Raymond A.

215 Terrace ave. SE

Third Ward draft notices sent

11-30-1917-4

Ridderhof, William F.

1018 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Rietberg, Jacob

Graham st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Ritzma, Peter

1891 Grandville ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Rocks, Anthony

357 Graham st.

Training at Ann Arbor University & Houghton Univ.

6-14-1918-1

Roerig, Henry

618 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Rundquist, Clarence

Sheridan ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Sales, G. M.

20 Grant st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Sales, Grant

20 Grant st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Salhan, A.

Goodrich st.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Schair, E. M.

427 Chestnut st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Schipsema, Henry

700 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Schmitt, M. C.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Schouten, Herman

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Schreiner, William H.

24 Pleasant st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Schultze, L.

Hogan st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Scott, John

639 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Sears, William

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Seidel, William

558 Broadway ave.

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

Seltz, William J.

718 Hilton ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Seward, Joseph

642 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Seward, Joseph W.

624 Grandville ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Sharp, Clarence H.

1108 Godfrey ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Sherwood, Paul

9 Graham

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Shireling, John

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Shireling, John

leaves for rifle range at Peeksville, NY

10-4-1918-1

Slanger, M. W.

Plett st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Slarger, F. G.

634 Plett

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Slynien, A. K.

336 King

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Smeding, Henry

751 Crofton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Smit, Albert

Grandville ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Smit, Benjamin T.

Crofton ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Smith, Glen

1057 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Somerdyke, Peter

355 Rumsey

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

Sorder, C. A.

716 Shamrock

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Sowles, H. W.

1015 Sheldon ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Spenle, L. C.

Clyde Park ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Spoelstra, Cornelius

Grandville ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Spoelstra, Gerrett

Shamrock st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Spoelstra, Henry

1111 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Stak, Tim

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Stander, R. C.

921 Burton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Start, J.

VanderLeest st.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Steketee, Roger

Oakland st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Stephen, J. M.

London st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Sterling, George L.

113 Burton st.

Exempt or disqualified from this district

8-10-1917-8

Strahan, Gerald

1071 Caulfield ave.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Stukko, Herman

621 Curve st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Sturgis, Ney

1031 Caulfield ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Sturgis, Ney

1031 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Sutherlin, Ray

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Swartz, John

Crofton ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Swiers, J.

655 Oakland

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

Talbot, B. A.

448 Sheldon

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Telder, William

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Tenwizs, Charles

Plett st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

TerBeek, H.

637 Naylor ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Teunis, William C.

654 Plett st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Thompson, W.

Plett st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Timmer, Abel

Sheridan ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Timmer, J. C.

711 Minnie

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Timmerman, T. D.

319 Grant

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Tjalsma, Thomas

1034 Norwich ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Treat, B. F.

503 Church st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Truss, A.

Oakland st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Tubergen, John B.

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Turpstra, A.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Tuttle, G. W.

451 Hall st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Twiest, John H.

1224 McReynolds ave.

Left for rifle range, Camp Logan, ILL

12-7-1917-4

Valk, John

921 Caulfield ave.

Last call for recruits

10-11-1918-1

VanAsselt, M.

Norwich st.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

VanBelkum, Nick

524 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanBuren, A. J.

663 Grandville ave.

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

VanBuren, A. J.

663 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

VanCovell, G.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanDam, F.

Grandville ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

VandeBente, Harold

Clyde Park ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VandenBerg, John

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

VanderBand, Martin

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VanderBoer, A.

Caulfield ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VanderLaan, Bert

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

VanderLaan, C.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanderLaan, Henry

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

VanderLaan, Nicholas

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

VanderLeest, Jacob

Ellsworth ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

VanderLeest, jacob

Ellsworth ave.

Killed in action in France; 81st Divn

10-4-1918-1

VanderMolen, Henry

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanderMoolen, Henry

812 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanderPloeg, Ed

Vries st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VanderWarf, Henry

1235 Grandville ave.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

VanderWarf, Henry

1235 Grandville ave.

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

VanderZwaag, Leonard

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

VanDomelen, John H.

1046 Grandville ave.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Vandonge, John A.

718 Coates st.

training as radio operators at Bloomington, IN

8-30-1918-1

VanDoorn, J. C.

924 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanDreumel, Theo

201 Godfrey ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanDyk, John

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanDyke, Ed

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

VanDyke, Pvt. Wynerd

Roosevelt ave.

Killed Aug 28 kin France; 22 yrs. old

10-4-1918-1

VanDyken, Edward

1714 Clyde Park ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

VanDyken, G.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

VanDyken, G.

1740 Clyde Park ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanDyken, N.

1714 Clyde Park ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

VanHam, Henry

883 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanHam, Henry

883 Grandville ave.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

VanHam, Henry

883 Grandville ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

VanHorn, Henry

883 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

VanKovering, Carl

743 Grandville ave.

leave for Camp Custer Oct. 7th

10-4-1918-1

Vankuizen, J., Jr.

579 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanOeveren, S. G.

311 Pleasant st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

VanOeveren, Samuel

311 Pleasant st.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

VanOveren, C.

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VanRooy, J. A. M.

1101 Sheldon ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

VanSluys, Wiltes

937 Sheridan ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanVels, John

516 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

VanVleck, William S.

Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

VanWyke, Nyke

708 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Veenan, J. P.

Underhill st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Veldeman, Jacob

1035 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Venema, John

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Verhill, Jacob

812 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Vinvenz, L.

Graham st.

Left for training at Camp Custer

5-3-1918-1

Volkema, S. F.

1933 Hilton

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Vorenkamp, A.

348 Rumsey

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Vredevelt, H.

406 Sheldon ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Vredevoogd, Peter

1226 Grandville ave.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Walker, C.

749 Shamrock st.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Wallink, G. T.

23 Graham

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Walma, Louis

552 Naylor st.

Registrants

5-3-1918-1

Walma, Yelle

618 Vries st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Walsh, P. M.

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Watson, George E.

727 Shamrock st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Weaver, John

1028 Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Webber, George

617 Liberty st.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Weertma, George

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Welch, O H.

550 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Westerhouse, Albert

1210 Grandville ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Westerhouse, J. A.

1210 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Westrate, R.

Caulfield ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Whalen, Andrew J.

1790 Grandville ave.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Wiebenga, Harold

Flag dedicated - Bethel CRC

5-3-1918-1

Wiersma, S.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Wiersma, S.

Naylor st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Willemsen, George

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Williams, Pvt. John

Caulfield ave.

Severely wounded in action; is at Paris

10-4-1918-1

Wind, H.

724 Shamrock

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Wolters, K. T.

551 Ten Haaf

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Wolthower, Henry

951 Underhill

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Wood, C. W.

637 Oakland ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Wood, Francis E.

Shamrock st.

Leave for Camp Custer

7-19-1918-1

Wood, Phillip

G. R. Honor Roll

4-29-1918-4

Woodsta, S.

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Worthhouse, Arthur

1018 Terrace ave.

416th rr telegraph battn

1/25/1918-1

Wyderks, Frank

1530 Grandville ave.

Service in National Guard

4-22-1918-4

Wyderks, Frank

Recruits

5-24-1918-1

Yeggie, M. H.

Grandville ave.

Recruits

5-24-1918-4

Young, Oscar F.

635 Sheldon ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Ysseldyke, J.

1019 Grandville ave.

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Zak, Mike

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Zandstra, A.

648 Plett

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Zandstra, Jacob

411 Grandville ave.

Leave for war service

5-10-1918-4

Zeldema, John

Co. M, 126th Inf

Wounded; service cross by Gen. Pershing

10-4-1918-1

Zelsma, William

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Zevalkink, Carrier

Honor roll at Grace Reformed Church

5-31-1918-4

Zevalkink, James J.

30 day respite-father's death

Leave for Camp Custer

6-21-1918-1

Zielstra, John, Jr.

Caulfield ave.

New regestrants

7-5-1918-1

Zingler, Erick

143 Grandville ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Zwak, Joseph

734 Jefferson ave.

Report for examination for war service

8-10-1917-1

Zwak, Joseph

734 Jefferson ave.

Will leave for Camp Custer

11-9-1917-4

Zwemer, Joseph

534 Vries

Home guards called to duty soon

7-27-1917-8

Transcriber: ES
Created: 2 July 2007
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