Gwathney, Philbert.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Gwathney

(first name): Philbert

(middle name):

Date of birth

(month): April

(day): 3

(year): 1893

Place of Birth

(town): Smithfield

(county): Isle of Wight

(state): VA

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: Frank Randolph Gwathney

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Maiden name of mother: CarolineScott

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

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Fraternal Orders: none

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Occupation before entry into service: Farmer

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(town): Smithfield

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(town): Smithfield

(county): Va.

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): July 4

at (place): Suffolk, Va.

as a (rank): Pvt.

in the: Infantry

section of the : National Guard

Identification number: 128810??

Assigned originally to

(company): F 4th Va.

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at (place): Suffolk, Va.

Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: McClellan

From (date): Aug. 14, 1917

to (date): June 11, 1918

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Promoted:-

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to (rank): Pvt. 1st Cl.

Date: July 13, 1918

From (rank):

to (rank): Cpl.

Date: Aug. 26, 1918

Embarked from (port): Hoboken, NJ

on (ship):

(date): June 15, 1918

and arrived at (foreign port): Finland

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to: St. Nazare

(date): June 28, 1918

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place):

(date): July 27, 1918

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:

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

Arrived at (American port): May Tho

on (ship): Matsoni

Date: 1914

(from): St. Nazare

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee

(date): May 24, 1914

as a (rank): Sgt.

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: none

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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