Wynn, Albert Glenn.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Wynn

(first name): Albert

(middle name): Glenn

Date of birth

(month): August

(day): 1

(year): 1895

Place of Birth

(town): Burkes Garden

(county): Tazewell

(state): Virginia

(country): USA

Name of father: Morgan F Wynn

Birthplace (country): USA

Maiden name of mother: Elizabeth Crismond

Birthplace (country): USA

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): No

Church (denomination): Methodist

Married: No

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Fraternal Orders: No

College Fraternities: No

Previous military service or training: None

Education

(Preparatory): 1 year

(College): none

Education

(University): none

(Degrees): none

Occupation before entry into service: Clerk

employer:

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Tazewell

(county): Virginia

Present home address

(street number):

(town): Tazewell

(county): Tazewell

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): 26th June

at (place): Big Stone Gap Virginia

as a (rank): Private

in the: Infantry

section of the : National Guard

Identification number: 128978

Assigned originally to

(company): M2 D Virginia Regiment

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

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

From (date): September 7

to (date): June 12 1918

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Transferred to:-

Company: K 116th Infantry

Regiment: 29th

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Date: October 4, 1917

New Location: Camp McClellan

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Promoted:-

From (rank): Private

to (rank): Corporal

Date: November 11, 1919

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Embarked from (port): Hoboken, N.J.

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

(date): June 15, 1918

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

(date): June 27, 1918

Proceeded from : St. Nazaire, France

to: Champlitte Area

(date): July 5, 1918

From: Haute Alsace Sector

to: Verdun

(date): October 7, 1918

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Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country: France

Place: Champlitte

From (date): July 5, 1918

to (date): July 20, 1918

Country: France

Place: Haute Alsace Sector

From (date): July 25, 1918

to (date): September 126, 1918

Country: France

Place: Verdun Sector

From (date): October 7, 1918

to (date): November 1, 1918

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Haute Alsace Sector

(date): July 28, 1918

Participated in the following engagements: Defense of Center Sector Haute Alsace, Battle of Malbrouck Hill, Molleville Farm, Attack on Bois d'Mormont, Grand Montagne, Capture of Otrayo Ridge, Attack on Bois Balleau

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:

(place): no

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

Arrived at (American port): Newport News

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

Date: May 20, 1919

(from): St. Nazaire

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee, Virginia

(date):

as a (rank): Corporal

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Clerk

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?: Natural

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?:

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, Virginia

on (date): May 27

year: 1919

(full name): Albert G. Wynn

(rank): Corporal

(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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