World War I

Years: 1917-1918
Total U.S. Service members (Worldwide) 4,734,991
Battle Deaths 53,402
Other Deaths in Service (Non-Theater) 63,114
Non-mortal Woundings 204,002

Source: US Department of Veterans Affairs
Camp Hancock Panorama 6a30800r
Photograph: Panoramic View of Camp Hancock, Augusta, GA, 1918.
Source: Library of Congress

Augusta Area World War I Killed in Action / Died in Service


The names below were gathered from the "Hero Grove" Monument located at the intersection of Troupe Street and Central Avenue in Augusta, Georgia. Additional information has been gathered from other sources in order to confirm rank and branch of service, which has been added below in cases where the information has been located.

CLAUDE A. BARKER
LOUIS C. BATTEY, CAPT, US ARMY
WILLIAM P. BATTLE, JR, SGT
BARNEY BIVENS, CPL
DAVIS ADAM BOTTOM, LT
SAMUEL C. BOUZARDT
JACK CARR BYRD
WILLIE CALDWELL
THOMAS EDWARD COCHRELL
WILLIAM J. COONEY
JAMES W. CROWE
BEN CUMMING
THOMAS CUMMING, LT
FOSTER DAVENPORT
JOHN ALLEN DAVIS
ALLEN SETH EDWARDS, S2C, USN
CLARENCE EPPS
LAWTON B. EVANS, JR, LT
HENRY GARRETT
ERNEST N. GAY
DAN GIBSON
EULIE T. GOOLSBY
DAVID HARRIS GREENE, SA, USN
OLIVER R. HARDEMAN, CPL
WILLIE HARRIS
FOREST H. HARRISON, PVT
JAMES B. HESTER
WILLIE JAMES HICKSON, USN
JOHN W. HOGAN, SGT
WILLIAM M. HORNE, F3C, USN
WILLIE E. JONES, SGT
SHEPARD JORDAN, CPL
JOSH KEENER
WILLIAM EDWARD KENT, S2C, USN
ANDREW KEY
ANTHONY KNUCK, PVT
ARCHIE MCCORCKLE
FRANK B. MCCOY, COL
IRA MILLARD MOORE
DANIEL DAVID MORRIS
T. A. MURPHEY, SGT
FRAMPTON PAGE
JOHN NEELY PAGE
NORMAN PFLAGER, PVT
WILLIE PHILLIPS
GEORGE T. PITTMAN, PVT
BURR WISE POWELL
WILLIE READY
JOHN HENRY REESE
TOM REESE
ASHLEY F. RUSHING
OWEN ALDERMAN SIMS, USN
SAMUEL SMITH
THURMAN LEE SWANCY, CPL
DAVID THOMAS, PVT
M. C. TROWBRIDGE
FRED E. TURNER
LEE WALTON VERDERY, LT
JOHN A. WALKER, SGT
MACK WALTHOUR
CARL WILLIAMS
MARVIN G. WRIGHT
ALVIN YOUNGBLOOD, PVT

Source: Hero Grove Monument (Troupe St. at Central Ave), Augusta, GA.