Darter, Peter Haynes.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Darter

(first name): Peter

(middle name): Haynes

Date of birth

(month): March

(day): 19th

(year): 1888

Place of Birth

(town): Mauna

(county): Scott

(state): Virginia

(country): U.S.A.

Name of father: Hirem Darter

Birthplace (country): U.S.A.

Maiden name of mother: Letitier

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): Baptist

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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: Carpenter

employer: Frederick Dying and Chemical Co.

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Mauna

(county): Virginia

Present home address

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(town): Mauna

(county): Scott

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): 17th June 1917

at (place): Big Stine Gap Virginia

as a (rank): Private

in the: Infantry

section of the : National Guard

Identification number: 1289262

Assigned originally to

(company): H

(regiment): 2nd Virginia Infantry

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

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

From (date): 7th Sept. 1917

to (date): 12 June 1918

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Transferred to:-

Company: K

Regiment: 116th Infantry

Division: 29th

Ship: 4th Oct. 1917

Date: 4th Oct. 1917

New Location: Camp McCellan

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Promoted:-

From (rank): Private

to (rank): Mechanic

Date: 13 Hospt. 1917

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Embarked from (port): Hoboken N.J.

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

(date): 15 June 1918

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

(date): 27th June 1918

Proceeded from : St. Nazaire

to: Champlitte area

(date): 20th July 1918

From: Champlitte Area

to: Haaute Alsace area

(date): 20th July 1918

From: Haute Alsace Area

to: Verdun Area

(date): 7th Oct. 1918

Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country: France

Place: Champlitte

From (date): 5th July 1918

to (date): 20th July 1918

Country: France

Place: Haute Alsace

From (date): 20th July 1918

to (date): 26th Sept. 1918

Country: France

Place: Verdun Sector

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to (date): 7th Oct. 1918

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Hnute Alsace sector

(date): 28 of July 1918

Participated in the following engagements: Grand Montagne Capture of Etraye ridge Attack on Bellum.

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 casualty: none

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

Arrived at (American port): Newport News Virginia

on (ship): USS Matonia

Date: 20th May 1919

(from): Camp Lee Virginia

Discharged from service at (place):

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as a (rank): Mechanic

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: Carpenter

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 Virginia

on (date): 26th May

year: 1919

(full name): Peter H. Darter

(rank): Mechanic

(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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