Flu Claims Three Sandusky Selects

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Flu Claims Three Sandusky Selects - i j "I ; 1 SWUM StUEIS L"^Tnd i H ^ And Sergt....
i j "I ; 1 SWUM StUEIS L"^Tnd i H ^ And Sergt. Maurice Platte Are Victims. IN DIFFERENT CAMPS Columbus is is \ n y ! t y , a ! sub- j Relatives At Bedside When Claims Two; T Can by Stricken, i ^ u u . u v , , TWO 1 T h o m I WO, I riOmaS cases INFLUENZA VICTIMS Private Chester Herb, died at Camp Taylr, Ivy. Private Clarence Popke, died at Camp Sherman. Sergeant Maurice Pintle, died at Kort Benjamin Harrison. '· Three more t Sandusky soldiers have fallen' victims of Spanish in- fluenza in the last few hours, in as many training camps, m a k i n g total of nine Erie-co soldier^ w h o have died of the disease within a week. A telegram was received early F r i d a y morning by relative? a nouncing the death of Private Ches-i ter Herb who was stationed at C a Taylor, Ky. Death occurred early i the morning. George Herb and Miss I E d n a Herb, father and sister of young soldier were called to Camp Taylor Monday by his serious condition condition and were with- him at the time of death. Private Herb left San-' is no i dusky with the last contingent of w a r boys "on Sept. 4. "~HeTas~2Hears B t - of age and leaves to mourn "their! loss his father, two sisters, the es Adelaide and Edna Herb, all of this city, and one brother, Fred Herb of Bellefontaine. Funeral arrangements arrangements will be completed upon the ar, rival of the body m this city. He is first member of Sandusky council, ,,,. u l _ u u uu.»j \«uu*ii«i*t v Knights of Columbus, to die in the service. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Popke and ore at the Irene of Perklns-av. were! of their son. Clar-|as flV at. ' rnnnPir 12:10 Friday morning at C a m p j Sneritian. ChllUceth*. following a n attack of Spani»h influenza w h i c Turn to No. Seven on page 12

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  1. The Sandusky Star-Journal,
  2. 11 Oct 1918, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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