Brown, Jessie L.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Brown

(first name): Jessie

(middle name): L.

Date of birth

(month): Sept.

(day): 15

(year): 1890

Place of Birth

(town): Langston

(county):

(state): S.C.

(country):

Name of father: Vallace Brown

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Maiden name of mother: Ella Bishop

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: colored

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Baptist

Married: Nov.25

year: 1913

at: Baltimore Md.

To (maiden name): Arabelle Taylor

Born: Sept.

year: 1890

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Fraternal Orders: No

College Fraternities: No

Previous military service or training: None

Education

(Preparatory): No

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Occupation before entry into service: Farmer

employer: J.C. Robinson, Glen Allen Va.

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Glen Allen

(county):

Present home address

(street number): 901 N. 2nd St.

(town): Richmond

(county): Henrico

(state): va

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): June 18,1918

at (place): Richmond, Va

as a (rank): pvt.

in the:

section of the : National ary

Identification number: 3178060

Assigned originally to

(company): Depot Brigade

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp Lee Va

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Transferred to:-

Company: "b"

Regiment: 341 st

Division: service Battalion

Ship: Q.M.C

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Promoted:-

From (rank): Private

to (rank): mechanic

Date: Oct.1918

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Embarked from (port): Newport news Va.

on (ship): Unknown

(date): Sept. 7, 1918

and arrived at (foreign port): Brest

Proceeded from : Brest

to: Nevera

(date): Sept. 26,

From: Nevera

to: [Verance]

(date): Oct. 5,

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From (date): Oct.5, 1918

to (date): June15,1919

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Net in action

(date):

Participated in the following engagements: None

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): : not any

Killed in action, killed by accident, died of wounds, died of disease, wounded, gassed, shell-shocked, taken prisoner:

Nature of casuality: not any

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Permanently disabled (through loss of limb, eyesight, etc.) (specify disability): not any

Arrived at (American port): Hoboken N.J.

on (ship):

Date: June 30,1919

(from): Brest

Discharged from service at (place): Camp Lee Va

(date): July 15, 1919

as a (rank): mechanic

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: cement Worker

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?: Good

What were the effects of camp experiences in the United State upon yourself -- mental and physical?: Physically Good Mentally-Good

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

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

If you took part in the fighting, what impressions were made upon you by this experience?:

What has been the effect of all these experiences as contrasted with your state of mind before the war?: Good

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): Richmond Va.

on (date):

year:

(full name): Jesse L. Brown

(rank): mechanic

(branch of service): Q.M.C

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

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