Albano, Louis Joseph.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Albano

(first name): Louis

(middle name): Joseph

Date of birth

(month): April

(day): 20th

(year): 1896

Place of Birth

(town): Norfolk

(county): Norfolk

(state): Virginia

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: Anthony Albano

Birthplace (country): Italy

Maiden name of mother: Rose Albano

Birthplace (country): Italy

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Catholic

Married: Yes

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To (maiden name): Ruby Williams

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Fraternal Orders: No

College Fraternities: No

Previous military service or training: 2 months

Education

(Preparatory): None

(College): None

Education

(University): None

(Degrees): None

Occupation before entry into service: Clerk

employer: Albano's Billiard and Bowling Alleys

Residence before entry into the service

(street number): 905 Mariner St.

(town): Norfolk

(county): Norfolk, Va

Present home address

(street number): 354 York St.

(town): Norfolk

(county): Norfolk

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): April 20, 1917

at (place): Norfolk, Va.

as a (rank): 3rd Class Fireman

in the: U.S. Navy

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(ship): U.S.S. Hannibal

at (place): New Orleans, La.

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School, camp, station, ship: Portsmouth, N.H.

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From (rank): Fireman 3rd. Class

to (rank): Fireman 2nd. Class

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to (rank): Fireman 1st Class

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Embarked from (port): New London, Conn

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(date): May 18th, 1918

and arrived at (foreign port): Bermuda, Panta, Delgarde, Brest, Plymouth

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WAR RECORD

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Discharged from service at (place): Philadelphia, Pa.

(date): October 15th, 1919

as a (rank): 1st. Class Fireman

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Billiards

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 States 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.

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

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