Armentrout, DeWitt Russell.

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Name in full (family name): Armintrout

(first name): DeWitt

(middle name): Russell

Date of birth (month): August

(day): 28

(year): 1899

Place of birth (town): Port Republic

(county): Rockingham

(state): Virginia

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: Henry Armintrout

Birthplace (country):

Maiden name of mother: Miss Dora Collior

Birthplace (country):

Are you a White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian?: White

Citizen (yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Methodist

Married: No

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Fraternal Orders: None

College Fraternities: None

Previous military service or training: None

Education (Preparatory): High School

(College): University Va.

(University):

(Degrees): none

Occupation before entry into the service: Pharmacist

employer: W.H. Sheppe.

Residence before entry into the service (street number): 1102 West Main St.

(town): Charlottesville Va.

(county):

Present home address (street number):

(town): Port Republic, Va.

(county):

(state):

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Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

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Cited, decorated, or otherwise honored for distinguished services (give circumstantial accounts of exploits, including dates and place where performed, also by whom and in what manner the honors were bestowed)::

Killed in action, killed by accident, died of wounds, died of disease, wounded, gassed, shell-shocked, taken prisoner: Nature of casualty:

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Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability):

Arrived at (American port):

on (ship):

(date):

(from):

Discharged from service at (place):

(date):

as a (rank):

Occupation after the war:

If a change of occupation was occasioned by reason of disability acquired in the service, describe the process of re-education and readjustment, and indicate the agencies or individuals chiefly instrumental in furnishing the new occupations::

Page 4 What was your attitude towards military service in general and towards your call in particular?:

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United States upon yourself -- mental and physical?:

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?:

What effect, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?:

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?:

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?:

Photographs -- If possible enclose one taken before entering the service and one taken afterwards in uniform, both signed and dated.:

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on (date):

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Name in full (family name):

(first name):

(middle name):

Date of birth (month):

(day):

(year):

Place of birth (town):

(county):

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Are you a White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian?:

Citizen (yes or no):

Voter (yes or no):

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To (maiden name):

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Education (Preparatory):

(College):

(University):

(Degrees):

Occupation before entry into the service:

employer:

Residence before entry into the service (street number):

(town):

(county):

Present home address (street number):

(town):

(county):

(state):

Page 2 Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): Sept 24

at (place): University of Va.

as a (rank): Private

in the (infantry, artillery, aviation, etc.): Medical Corps Base Hospital Unit 41

section of the :

Identification number: 1522447

Assigned originally to (company): Base Hospital Unit 41

(regiment):

(division): 0

(or) (ship):

at (place):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship): Camp Swier.

From (date): Feb. 29. 1919

to (date): June 18 1919.

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

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to (date):

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Promoted:- From (rank): Private

to (rank): Sergeant

Date: Jan. 29th 1920.

Embarked from (port): New York

on (ship): Scotian

(date): July 4. 1919

and arrived at (foreign port): Glasgow Scotland

(date): July 19, 1919.

Proceeded from: Glasgow

to: Southhampton July 20, 1919.

(date):

From: Southhampton England

to: Hoew France

(date): July 25, 1919

From: Howe France

to: Paris France

(date): July 28, 1919

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country): France

Place: St. Denis

From (date): July 30

to (date): Feb. 18, 1920

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to (date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

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to (date):

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Participated in the following engagements:

Cited, decorated, or otherwise honored for distinguished services (give circumstantial accounts of exploits, including dates and place where performed, also by whom and in what manner the honors were bestowed)::

Killed in action, killed by accident, died of wounds, died of disease, wounded, gassed, shell-shocked, taken prisoner: Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

Place:

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Under medical care:- Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability):

Arrived at (American port):

on (ship):

(date):

(from):

Discharged from service at (place):

(date):

as a (rank):

Occupation after the war:

If a change of occupation was occasioned by reason of disability acquired in the service, describe the process of re-education and readjustment, and indicate the agencies or individuals chiefly instrumental in furnishing the new occupations::

Page 4 What was your attitude towards military service in general and towards your call in particular?:

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United States upon yourself -- mental and physical?:

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?:

What effect, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?:

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?:

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?:

Photographs -- If possible enclose one taken before entering the service and one taken afterwards in uniform, both signed and dated.:

Additional data:

Signed at (place):

on (date):

Year:

(full name):

(rank):

(branch of service):

The information contained in this record, unless otherwise indicated, was obtained from the following persons or sources::

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Name in full (family name):

(first name):

(middle name):

Date of birth (month):

(day):

(year):

Place of birth (town):

(county):

(state):

(country):

Name of father:

Birthplace (country):

Maiden name of mother:

Birthplace (country):

Are you a White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian?:

Citizen (yes or no):

Voter (yes or no):

Church (denomination):

Married:

Year:

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To (maiden name):

Born (date):

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Children (name):

Born (date):

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Born (date):

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Fraternal Orders:

College Fraternities:

Previous military service or training:

Education (Preparatory):

(College):

(University):

(Degrees):

Occupation before entry into the service:

employer:

Residence before entry into the service (street number):

(town):

(county):

Present home address (street number):

(town):

(county):

(state):

Page 2 Inducted into service or enlisted on (date):

at (place):

as a (rank):

in the (infantry, artillery, aviation, etc.):

section of the :

Identification number:

Assigned originally to (company):

(regiment):

(division):

(or) (ship):

at (place):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Transferred to: - (Company):

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Transferred to: - (Company):

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Promoted:- From (rank):

to (rank):

Date:

Embarked from (port):

on (ship):

(date):

and arrived at (foreign port):

(date):

Proceeded from:

to:

(date):

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to:

(date):

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to:

(date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

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to (date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Page 3 First went into action (date):

(place):

Participated in the following engagements:

Cited, decorated, or otherwise honored for distinguished services (give circumstantial accounts of exploits, including dates and place where performed, also by whom and in what manner the honors were bestowed)::

Killed in action, killed by accident, died of wounds, died of disease, wounded, gassed, shell-shocked, taken prisoner: Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

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Under medical care:- Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Name of hospital:

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to (date):

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Location:

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to (date):

Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability):

Arrived at (American port): Newport News

on (ship): USSS Ryndaun

(date):

(from):

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee

(date): May 1st 1920.

as a (rank): Seargeant.

Occupation after the war: Pharmacist.

If a change of occupation was occasioned by reason of disability acquired in the service, describe the process of re-education and readjustment, and indicate the agencies or individuals chiefly instrumental in furnishing the new occupations::

Page 4 What was your attitude towards military service in general and towards your call in particular?:

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United States upon yourself -- mental and physical?:

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?:

What effect, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?:

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?:

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?:

Photographs -- If possible enclose one taken before entering the service and one taken afterwards in uniform, both signed and dated.:

Additional data:

Signed at (place):

on (date):

Year:

(full name):

(rank):

(branch of service):

The information contained in this record, unless otherwise indicated, was obtained from the following persons or sources::

If there are any attachments to this form, please transcribe here.:

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Name in full (family name):

(first name):

(middle name):

Date of birth (month):

(day):

(year):

Place of birth (town):

(county):

(state):

(country):

Name of father:

Birthplace (country):

Maiden name of mother:

Birthplace (country):

Are you a White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian?:

Citizen (yes or no):

Voter (yes or no):

Church (denomination):

Married:

Year:

at:

To (maiden name):

Born (date):

Year:

at:

Children (name):

Born (date):

Year:

at:

Children (name):

Born (date):

Year:

at:

Children (name):

Born (date):

Year:

at:

Fraternal Orders:

College Fraternities:

Previous military service or training:

Education (Preparatory):

(College):

(University):

(Degrees):

Occupation before entry into the service:

employer:

Residence before entry into the service (street number):

(town):

(county):

Present home address (street number):

(town):

(county):

(state):

Page 2 Inducted into service or enlisted on (date):

at (place):

as a (rank):

in the (infantry, artillery, aviation, etc.):

section of the :

Identification number:

Assigned originally to (company):

(regiment):

(division):

(or) (ship):

at (place):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or station before going to Europe: - (School, camp, station, ship):

From (date):

to (date):

Transferred to: - (Company):

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Transferred to: - (Company):

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Promoted:- From (rank):

to (rank):

Date:

Embarked from (port):

on (ship):

(date):

and arrived at (foreign port):

(date):

Proceeded from:

to:

(date):

From:

to:

(date):

From:

to:

(date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Trained or stationed abroad:- (Country):

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Page 3 First went into action (date):

(place):

Participated in the following engagements:

Cited, decorated, or otherwise honored for distinguished services (give circumstantial accounts of exploits, including dates and place where performed, also by whom and in what manner the honors were bestowed)::

Killed in action, killed by accident, died of wounds, died of disease, wounded, gassed, shell-shocked, taken prisoner: Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Nature of casualty:

Place:

Date:

Under medical care:- Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Name of hospital:

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability):

Arrived at (American port):

on (ship):

(date):

(from):

Discharged from service at (place):

(date):

as a (rank):

Occupation after the war:

If a change of occupation was occasioned by reason of disability acquired in the service, describe the process of re-education and readjustment, and indicate the agencies or individuals chiefly instrumental in furnishing the new occupations::

Page 4 What was your attitude towards military service in general and towards your call in particular?:

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United States upon yourself -- mental and physical?: Very good.

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?:

What effect, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?: None

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?:

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?:

Photographs -- If possible enclose one taken before entering the service and one taken afterwards in uniform, both signed and dated.:

Additional data:

Signed at (place):

on (date):

Year:

(full name):

(rank):

(branch of service):

The information contained in this record, unless otherwise indicated, was obtained from the following persons or sources::

If there are any attachments to this form, please transcribe here.:

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