Obit: Pollnow, Louis (1893 - 1918)

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----Source: CLARK COUNTY REPUBLICAN & PRESS (Neillsville, Wis.) 11/28/1918

Pollnow, Louis (4 NOV 1893 - OCT 1918)

Private Louis Pollnow, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Pollnow, was born in the town of Hewett, Clark County, Wis., Nov 4, 1893. He was called to the colors July 26, 1918, and later left Camp Grant for Camp Mills, N.Y. and from there sailed for England, where he was but a few days before his death. He leaves to mourn his death, for brothers: Albert, of Alma Center; Fred and Walter at home; and Edward in training at Camp Kearney, Cal., and six sisters: Emma, Mrs. Hans Johnson, of Eau Claire; Alvena, Mrs. P. M. Warlum, of Neillsville; Rose, Mrs. James Milton, of Neillsville; Ella, Ruth and Susie at home, also a mother and father, and a host of relatives and friends. He was a bright brave boy and was liked by all who knew him. The last mail received from his was a letter written Sept. 25, 1918.



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