Glenn, Emory David.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Glenn

(first name): Emory

(middle name): David

Date of birth

(month): May

(day): 3

(year): 1892

Place of Birth

(town): Fugates Hill

(county): Russell

(state): Virginia

(country): U.S.A

Name of father: Josephus M. Glenn

Birthplace (country): U.S.A

Maiden name of mother: Alia Shounaken

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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Fraternal Orders: none

College Fraternities: none

Previous military service or training: none

Education

(Preparatory): [C???] Schools

(College): none

Education

(University): none

(Degrees): none

Occupation before entry into service: Farmer

employer: Adolphus M. Glena

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Fugates Hill

(county): Russell

Present home address

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(town): Fugates Hill

(county): Russell

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): May 25, 1918

at (place): Cleavland, Va

as a (rank): Private

in the: infantry

section of the : Regular Army

Identification number: 2 968314?

Assigned originally to

(company): M.G.

(regiment): 18th

(division): 1st

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at (place): France

Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp Lee

From (date): May 25

to (date): August 5th

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Promoted:-

From (rank): Private

to (rank): Corporal

Date: August 1. 1918

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Embarked from (port): Newport News

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Proceeded from : Bresh

to: 'Swahu'

(date): August 18

From: Swahu

to: 'Louzy' x

(date): Sept. 30

From: 'Louzy'

to: Musse - Argouse

(date): Jan?. 5 158th

Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country: France

Place: 'Swahu'

From (date): August 25

to (date): Sept 30

Country: Germany

Place: Wirges, Ellucha?

From (date): December

to (date): August 3, 1919

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place):

(date): jan 5, 1918

Participated in the following engagements: [???????}, from Jn. 5- 8.

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): : Citation - silnes stor

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

Arrived at (American port): Hoboken

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

Date: Sept. 2, 1919

(from): Brest

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Mauve

(date): Sept. 27, 1919

as a (rank): Corporal

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Farmer

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?: I bellieve military services necessary, and [?] I have answer the call of my country, I dreaded leaving home, but 2 much cheerfully.

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

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

What effects, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?: none

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?: I did not feel so good going into battle, but 2 much and came back alive - feeling good and glad of the experiences

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): Fugalis Hill, Va

on (date): Oct, 14

year: 1921

(full name): Emery David Glenn

(rank): Corporal

(branch of service): Infantry

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

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