Totten, Rawley William.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Totten

(first name): Rawley

(middle name): William

Date of birth

(month): Aug

(day): 10th

(year): 1894

Place of Birth

(town): Tazewell

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(state): Va

(country): USA

Name of father: W. Totten

Birthplace (country): USA

Maiden name of mother: Whitt

Birthplace (country): USA

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): None

(College): None

Education

(University): None

(Degrees): None

Occupation before entry into service: Farming

employer: None

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Tazewell

(county): Tazewell

Present home address

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(town): Tazewell

(county): Tazewell

(state): Va

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): June 8th, '17

at (place): Tazewell

as a (rank): Pvt

in the: Infantry

section of the : National Guard

Identification number: 1287743

Assigned originally to

(company): D

(regiment): 116th

(division): 29th

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp McClellan Ala.

From (date): Sept 7th '17

to (date): June 10th '18

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to (rank): Corp

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to (rank): Sergt

Date: May 15th '19

Embarked from (port): Hoboken

on (ship): Findland

(date): June 15th '18

and arrived at (foreign port): St. Nazaire France

(date): June 17th '18

Proceeded from : St. Nazaire

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Aug 4th '18

(date): Alsace Lorraine

Participated in the following engagements: Meuse Argonne

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): :

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

Arrived at (American port): Newport News

on (ship): Matsonia

Date: May 20 '19

(from): France

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee Va.

(date): May 27th '19

as a (rank): Sergeant

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::

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What was your attitude toward military service in general and toward your call in particular?: None

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United States upon yourself -- mental and physical?: None

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?: None

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?: None

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?: None

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): Camp Lee Va

on (date): May 26th

year: '19

(full name): Rawley W Totten

(rank): Sergeant

(branch of service): Infantry

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

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