Cartwright, Charlie Augustus.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Cartwright

(first name): Charlie

(middle name): Augustus

Date of birth

(month): Jan

(day): 6

(year): 1897

Place of Birth

(town): Vine

(county): Princess Anne

(state): Va.

(country):

Name of father: A.C.Cartwright

Birthplace (country): Princess Ann, Va

Maiden name of mother: Mary E. Chamberlain

Birthplace (country): Princes Ann

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Baptist

Married: no

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Fraternal Orders: Brotherhood of Railroad Conductors

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Occupation before entry into service: Railroad Conductor

employer: Norfolk + Southern

Residence before entry into the service

(street number): 105 Western Ave

(town): Norfolk

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Present home address

(street number): PO Box 148

(town): Virginia Beach

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(state): Va

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): May 11th 1918

at (place): Princess Ann

as a (rank): Private

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Assigned originally to

(company): E 408

(regiment): Telegraph Batt

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School, camp, station, ship: Camp [Coper?]

From (date): May 6th

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New Location: Fort Leavenworth

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place):

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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 casualty: none

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Name of hospital: none

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

Arrived at (American port): New York

on (ship): Sophia

Date: May 9th, 1919

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Discharged from service at (place): Camp Mills

(date): May 20, 1919

as a (rank): Private

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Conductor N + S [Norfolk Southern] R.R. [Electric?]

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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