Indiana World War Records: Gold Star Honor Roll, A Record of Indiana Men
and Women who died in the service of the United States and the Allied Nations in the World War,
Steuben County
Page 601

Name: Carl Hiram Throop
Rank: Fireman

Son of Warren H. and Rilla Throop; born January 27, 1900, Clear Lake Township, Steuben County, Ind. Farmer. Entered U.S. Navy July 26, 1918, Fort Wayne, Ind. Sent to Camp
Perry, Great Lakes Training Station, Chicago, Ill. Assigned to duty as Fireman. Died of pneumonia
September 26, 1918, Base Hospital, Camp Perry. Buried in Teeter's Cemetery, Clear Lake Township, Steuben County, Ind. 

Steuben Republican Nov. 9, 1921 page 3