Campbell, Moses.

ReadAboutContentsVersionsHelp
1

1

WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Campbell

(first name): Moses

(middle name):

Date of birth

(month): September

(day): 15

(year): 1819

Place of Birth

(town):

(county): Chesterfield

(state): Virginia

(country):

Name of father: Randell Campbell

Birthplace (country):

Maiden name of mother: Marthia Has[?]

Birthplace (country):

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: Colored

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): No

Church (denomination):

Married: No

year:

at:

To (maiden name):

Born:

year:

at:

Children

(name):

Born:

year:

at:

Children

(name):

Born:

year:

at:

Children

(name):

Born:

year:

at:

Fraternal Orders: No

College Fraternities: No

Previous military service or training: No

Education

(Preparatory): No

(College):

Education

(University): No

(Degrees):

Occupation before entry into service: Common Labor

employer:

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town):

(county): Chesterfield

Present home address

(street number):

(town): Ettrick

(county):

(state): Virginia

Last edit about 2 years ago by Gwyn.Dawson
2

2

WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): July 19

at (place): Centralia, Virginia

as a (rank): Private

in the: Medical

section of the : National Guard

Identification number: 3631058

Assigned originally to

(company): 342

(regiment): Labor Batallion

(division): 4

(or)

(ship):

at (place):

Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp Hill

From (date): August

to (date): September

School, camp, station, ship:

From (date):

to (date):

School, camp, station, ship:

From (date):

to (date):

Transferred to:-

Company:

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Company:

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Company:

Regiment:

Division:

Ship:

Date:

New Location:

Promoted:-

From (rank):

to (rank):

Date:

From (rank):

to (rank):

Date:

Embarked from (port): Newport News

on (ship): English Tramp

(date): September

and arrived at (foreign port): Brest, France/ September

Proceeded from : Brest, France

to: Luzil, France

(date):

From: Luzil

to: Laguriuce, France

(date):

From: Rugldimount

to: St. Reamia

(date):

Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country: France

Place: Luzie

From (date): September 1918

to (date): January 1919

Country:

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Country:

Place:

From (date):

to (date):

Last edit about 2 years ago by Gwyn.Dawson
3

3

WAR RECORD

First went into action (place):

(date):

Participated in the following engagements:

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): :

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

Nature of casuality:

(place):

(date):

Nature of casuality:

(place):

(date):

Nature of casuality:

(place):

(date):

Under medical care:-

Name of hospital: No

Location:

From (date):

to (date):

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): Newport News, Virginia

on (ship): George Wasington

Date:

(from):

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee, Virginia

(date): July 28, 1919

as a (rank): Private

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Common Labor

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::

Last edit about 2 years ago by Gwyn.Dawson
4

4

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What was your attitude toward military service in general and toward your call in particular?: I was willing to render whatever service I could

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

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?: The effect was all right.

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

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?: Great enlightment

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:: Moses Campbell

Last edit about 2 years ago by Gwyn.Dawson
Displaying all 4 Page