Private Class Barney M. Sheveland
October 6, 1918 off Coast of Scotland
The best estimate of the casualty toll from the disaster is a total of 470 men: 12 officers and 84 crewmen from Otranto, 1 officer and 357 American enlisted men, and 6 French fishermen. After the war, most of the American bodies were reinterred at Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial in Surrey, England or repatriated to the United States.
The memorial is part of the larger Iola Veterans Memorial.