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Obituaries > NELSON, WILLIAM

Washington, D.C., Oct. 23—The Navy today made public a list of 409 casualties, 32 from Illinois. The list brought to 69,376 the total since Pearl Harbor, including 27,615 dead, 27,769 wounded, 9,512 missing, and 4,480 prisoners. Those from Chicagoland follow:

Downstate Illinois: William Nelson, private 1st class, U.S.M.C.R., dead [September 15, 1944]—Wife, Mrs. William Nelson, 133 54th St., Moline; mother, Mrs. Maria Nelson, 1337 15th St., Moline.