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Draftees left for Camp Grant, Ill. leave on September 6, 1918: Listed in all the Renville County Newspapers

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Bird Island: Thomas Culley, Nicholas Jacoby, Joseph Kreuzkemper, Louis J. LaFontaine, Peter M. LaFontaine, Arthur T. Ledin, Walter Leonard Melquist, William Otto Nenow, Leo J. Puls, Melvin Arthur Tollifson, Willie Winters

Buffalo Lake: Leslie Antonsen; Ervan Carlson; Charles Arnold Jogline; Edward V. Lambert; Herman Schenk; Fred R. Wiehr; Peter A. Winkler

Danube: Joseph Erickson; Louis Edward Schanil; Henry D. Scheffler; William Tolzman

Fairfax: Leo J. Caven, Alvin C. Grosklags, Leo Fahey, Frank Frasal, Edward Kjeldegaard, Mark N. Korsmo, John Lehar, Peter L. Ness, Leonard Peterson. Joseph Porth. William E. Schipplick. Albert C. Schumacher, Otto Semerud, George Voltin

Franklin: Matt Ceryes, Clarence Cottriell, Joseph Ford, William T. Grimes, Sigurd Matson. Elmer Julius Steen

Hawk Creek Township: Arthur Paulson

Hector: Walden Frank Anderson, John Adolph Anderson, Andrew A. Anderson, Edward Fischer, Edward Johnson, Godfred W. Johnson, Alfred Knutson, Clarence Mathew McBride, Ervan Mortiz, Ernest Hilding Nelson, Emil Herman Nicolai, Louis Ernest Precht, Sven Gustav Samuelson, Otto F. A. Schultze, Harry Strom, William George Wells, Charley Werderman, Paul Yaeger

Melville Township: Herbert Wolf

Morton: Henry Dick Scheffler, Joe George Rovney, Irvin Greenslit

North Redwood: John J. Malecek, Harry E. Sommer

Norfolk Township: Paul Schmall

Olivia: Robert Louis Cornell; Frank Charley Spevcek

Renville: George Aalderks, Rieke J. Aalderks, Eppe Beckmann, Joseph Dvorak, Hans Fredrick Klatt, August C. Mack, Howard McBroom, Geert Negen, Herman Peterson, Walter A. Schafer, Albert A. Standfuss, John Herman Zaskie, Herbert M. P. Zimmer

Sacred Heart: Julius Agre, Peter C. Anderson, Alfred Selmer Berg, Martin Fagerland, Thor Hanson, Albert Krogstad, Victor E. Olson, Henry Schweertman, Marvin Sveiven, William Watland, Bernard Worken, Elvin Docken

Winfield Township: Axel W. Turnquist

Out of the Area

Jens Christ Jensen, Clear Lake, Ia; Martin F. Fagerland, Goodrich; Granite Falls: Anton Dembroten, Edwin Michmershuzen, William Olson; Victor Emil Morison, Litchfield; Gunder Olson Eide, Maynard; George F. Heen, Maynard; Carl Edward Axell, Milaca; Edward Carlson, Pocahontas, IA; Sofus Envoldsen, Racine, WI; Harry George Seehusen, Raymond; Stewart: William John Frank, Otto A. Kurth, Jacob Simons, Paul Willie Wegner, Ernest Ziemer, Otto William Zimmerman, Robert John Pundt