WWI at Home Pt 15
Uri Oscar Attebery graduated from Cheney Normal School in May 1917. He had been an active student serving as Class President in 1914 and 1915, Captain of the baseball team in 1915, and a member of the Kinnikinick staff in 1917. Uri Oscar Attebury was a 23-year-old teacher and farmer of medium height and build with blue eyes and brown hair living near Latah and taking care of his father.
J. Wayne Davis was a student at the Normal School who came from Cloverland, Washington, which was a farming community south of Asotin. Today it consists of a church and abandoned store.
Davis joined the Navy Hospital Corps on June 11, 1917. He was stationed at Mare Island Hospital in California as a Pharmacist’s Mate 3rd Class.
Benjamin W. Weaver of Kirkland, Washington was attending the Normal School when he joined the United States Navy Medical Corps on June 7, 1917. He served with the 10th Artillery Regiment Dispensary with the Marines.