Washington, Nov. 27 (U.P.)—The Navy Department announced today casualty list No. 17, covering the period from Nov. 1 to Nov. 15, inclusive. Eight men from Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk were listed as dead. Eight were listed as wounded and two as missing from the same area. Thirty-eight men from the New York area, other than Long Island, were listed as dead, 18 wounded and 5 missing.
Today’s additions brought total naval casualties since Dec. 7 to 4,943 dead, 2,157 wounded and 10,151 missing. Army casualties now total at least 1,214 dead, 1,531 wounded, 161 prisoners and 29,668 missing.
The names of those from the Brooklyn, Long Island area, follow:
Dead: Joseph E. Connolly [October 9, 1942], corporal, U.S.M.C. Reserve; Francis Connolly, 2127 37th St., Astoria.