HALSEY -- U.S.
Naval Deaths, World War I
Although the United States Navy did not take part in many
World War I battles, thousands of American sailors died
fighting for their country during the war. This database
collects from disparate sources the death records for
over 7200 sailors who died between 1917 and 1919. Each
record reveals the sailor's name, rank, branch of
service, death date, and cause of death. Additionally,
the sailor's enlistment address is given along with the
nearest living relative. For those seeking ancestors who
died in World War I, this can be an extremely
McHenry, Kathy. Naval Deaths in the First World War.
Orem, UT: Ancestry, Inc., 1999.
Name: HALSEY, Robert Anderson
Place of Death: Naval Hospital,Great Lakes, Illinois
Death Date: Oct.1,1918
Cause of Death: Influenza
Next of Kin: Marjorie Helen Halsey
Address: 2679 Woodward Avenue, Highland Park, Michigan
Appointed: Detroit, Michigan
Rank: Apprentice Seaman
Branch: U.S.Naval Reserve Force
This page was last updated January 14, 2004.