Atwood, Willie C.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Atwood

(first name): Willie

(middle name): Corprew

Date of birth

(month): January

(day): 26

(year): 1891

Place of Birth

(town): Sigma

(county): Princess Anne

(state): VA

(country):

Name of father: William Atwood

Birthplace (country): Princess Anne

Maiden name of mother: Sarah Land

Birthplace (country): Princess Anne

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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Fraternal Orders: no

College Fraternities: no

Previous military service or training: none

Education

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Occupation before entry into service: Farming

employer: for self

Residence before entry into the service

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(town): Sigma

(county): Princess Anne

Present home address

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(town): Sigma

(county): Princess Anne

(state): Va.

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): May 27

at (place): Camp Lee VA

as a (rank): private

in the: infantry

section of the : National Army

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(company): 12 provisional Co

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School, camp, station, ship: camp Lee

From (date): May 27

to (date): July 16

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Regiment: 118

Division: 30

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(date): July 30, 1919

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): no action

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Participated in the following engagements: none

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: none

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Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability): none

Arrived at (American port): Charleston S.C.

on (ship): Mercury

Date: March 27

(from): St Nazaire

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee

(date): Apr 9 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:: none

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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.

Additional data:

Signed at (place): Sigma

on (date): March 11

year: 1920

(full name): Willie Corpreus Atwood

(rank): Pvt

(branch of service): Inf.

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

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