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Washington, D.C., Oct. 18.—The Navy Department today made public the names of 548 casualties in the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The report includes 177 dead, 299 wounded, and 72 missing. Forty-one Illinoisans are named in the announcement.

CHICAGO AND VICINITY: Walter Gadomski, corporal, U.S.M.C., dead [July 21, 1944]—Mother, Mrs. Ursula Gadomski, 2187 Clybourn Ave.