Adkins, Tazwell Allen.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Adkins

(first name): Tazwell

(middle name): Allen

Date of birth

(month): June

(day): 26

(year): 1895

Place of Birth

(town): Charles City

(county):

(state): Va

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: Adkins, James E.

Birthplace (country): Charles City Co

Maiden name of mother: Alice C. Turner

Birthplace (country): Charles City Co

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: Indian Chickahomony tribe

Citizen (Yes or no): No

Voter (yes or no): No

Church (denomination): Samaria Indian [Biotist]

Married: No

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Fraternal Orders: W.J.N.

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Previous military service or training: None

Education

(Preparatory): 4 Grade

(College): None

Education

(University): None

(Degrees): None

Occupation before entry into service: Farmers

employer: Myself

Residence before entry into the service

(street number): Charles City

(town): Co

(county): Va

Present home address

(street number): [Bobway]

(town): Va

(county): [Boulder]

(state): Box #2

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): August 1-18

at (place): Charles City Co. Va

as a (rank): Private

in the: [Dhot] Brigade

section of the : National Army

Identification number: 4149785

Assigned originally to

(company): 29

(regiment): No

(division): No

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at (place): Camp Upton N.J

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From (date): August 1

to (date): August 16

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Regiment: 350

Division: 88

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Date: August 16

New Location: Camp Upton N.J.

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Promoted:-

From (rank): Private

to (rank): Private First Class

Date: March 1917

From (rank): Promoted Private First Class

to (rank): To Corporal

Date: May 1919

Embarked from (port): N.Y.

on (ship): Miss Annabell

(date): August 28-18

and arrived at (foreign port): Liverpool Eng

Proceeded from : Suth Hampton

to: Cherbury, France.

(date): Aug 30-18

From: Cherburg

to: Ceamore

(date): Sept 2-18

From: Ceamore

to: Hircourt

(date): Sept 16-18

Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country: Hircourt

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to (date): to Sept 22-18

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Hante Alsace Trel

(date): Oct 4-18

Participated in the following engagements: First [holding] front line for 8 days. 2nd back in the support for 3 days. 3rd then in support for one [nity] front

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): : None

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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Under medical care:-

Name of hospital: Once Bellford F.

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From (date): Oct 15

to (date): Oct 20-18

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

Arrived at (American port): Newport

on (ship): [Leeolus]

Date: May 30-19

(from): France

Discharged from service at (place): [Canish Ace]

(date): June 12-19

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:: No

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What was your attitude toward military service in general and toward your call in particular?: To do my bit toward my [contry] country

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

What were the effects upon yourself of your overseas experience?: good.

What effects, if any, did your experience have on your religious belief?: great

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?: My impressions were to bee the war [finished] in favor of [u.s.a]

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?: That we always be in readiness to protect our country

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): Charles City Co Va

on (date): Jan 19

year: 1960

(full name): Adkins, Tazwell A.

(rank): Colonel

(branch of service): Infantry

The information contained in this record, unless otherwise indicated, was obtained from the following persons or sources:: [obtained] from Honorable discharge from the united states army

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