Arbogast, Raymond Redman.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Arbogast

(first name): Raymond

(middle name): Rebman

Date of birth

(month): August

(day): 13th

(year): 1896

Place of Birth

(town): Crabbottom

(county): Highland

(state): Virginia

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: William H. Arbogast

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Maiden name of mother: Lou Harding

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Are you 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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(town): Crabbottom

(county): Highland

Present home address

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(town): Monterey

(county): Highland

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): July 18, 1918

at (place): Monterey, Virginia

as a (rank): Private

in the: Infantry

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Identification number: 4077911

Assigned originally to

(company): Co. L

(regiment): 163

(division): 42

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp Lee, Virginia

From (date): July 18, 1918

to (date): August 18, 1918

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Company: Co I

Regiment: Bn.

Division: Inf.

Ship: Rep.

Date: Sept. 14, 1918

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Embarked from (port): Newport News, Va.

on (ship): Patria

(date): Sept. 15, 1918

and arrived at (foreign port): Brest, France

Proceeded from : Brest

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(date): Oct. 1, 1918

From: Oct. 1, 1918, St. Aignan

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(date): Oct. 12, 1918

From: Oct. 12, 1918, Montrichard

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(date): Oct. 23, 1918

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Country: France

Place: Montrichard

From (date): Oct. 12, 1918

to (date): Oct. 23, 1918

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WAR RECORD

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Arrived at (American port): Hoboken, N. J.

on (ship): U.S.S. Huntington

Date: Feb. 16th

(from): Brest

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Dix, N. J.

(date): March 1, 1919

as a (rank): Private

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Farming

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?:

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

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

What effects, 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): Crabbottom, Va.

on (date): Sept. 20,

year: 1919

(full name): Raymond Redman Arbogast

(rank): Private

(branch of service): Infantry

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

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