Barr, Frank Stringfellow.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): BARR

(first name): FRANK

(middle name): STRINGFELLOW

Date of birth

(month): January 15, 1897

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Place of Birth

(town): Suffolk

(county): Nasemond

(state): Virginia

(country): USA

Name of father: William Alexander Barr

Birthplace (country): Danville, Ky

Maiden name of mother: Ida Stringfellow

Birthplace (country): Alexandria, Va

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White, I think

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Protestant Episcopal

Married: NO

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College Fraternities: Alpha Tau Omega [and] Phi Beta Kappa

Previous military service or training: None before June 1917

Education

(Preparatory): Schools in Norfolk, Lynchburg, New Orleans

(College): Tulane Univ. -- U. Va

Education

(University): Tulane --- Univ. of Va.

(Degrees): B.A. (U Va) M.A. (U. Va)

Occupation before entry into service: Student

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Residence before entry into the service

(street number): Charlottesville, Va

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Present home address

(street number): Balliol College

(town): Oxford

(county): England

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): May 28, 1917

at (place): Charlottesville, VA

as a (rank): Pvt

in the: U S Army Ambulance Corps

section of the : National Army

Identification number: 2524061

Assigned originally to

(company): 2 Section 516 USAAC

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at (place): Allentown, Penna

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From (rank): Pvt---Pvt 1st cl--Sgt 1st cl--Hosp Sgt

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WAR RECORD

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

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RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Student

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::

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What was your attitude toward military service in general and toward your call in particular?: Enlisted May 28, 1917

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United State upon yourself -- mental and physical?: Depressing in both respects

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?: Never crossed

What effects, 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?: Never fought

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?: Have cultivated an undesirable determination not to work

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): Oxford, England

on (date): June 20

year: 1920

(full name):

(rank): Hosp Sgt

(branch of service): San C

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

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Transcription:: PHOTOGRAPHS BARR, Frank Stringfellow

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