Haines, Edwin McGuire.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Frances

(first name): [Elain]

(middle name): McGuire

Date of birth

(month): January

(day): 16th

(year): 1896

Place of Birth

(town): Winchester

(county): Frederick

(state): Virginia

(country): USA

Name of father: George Frances

Birthplace (country): USA

Maiden name of mother: Herndon

Birthplace (country): USA

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Methodist

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Education

(Preparatory): High School

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Occupation before entry into service: Field Clerk Typist in [Review] of Markets

employer: M.S. Wiggins

Residence before entry into the service

(street number): 204 S. Main St

(town): Winchester

(county): Frederick

Present home address

(street number): 204 S Main St

(town): Winchester

(county): Frederick

(state): Virginia

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): [?]

at (place): [?] Lane Petersburg Virginia

as a (rank): Private

in the: [?] Machine Gun Battalion

section of the : National Army

Identification number: 1824390

Assigned originally to

(company): Headquarters [Detach?]

(regiment): 314 W. G. Bn.

(division): 80th

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Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Camp Lee, Petersburg, Va

From (date): Nov-20-1917

to (date): May 24, 1918

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Company: "B"

Regiment: 314 th W. GBn

Division: 80th

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Embarked from (port): Newport News, Va

on (ship): Transport Mercury

(date): May 26-1918

and arrived at (foreign port): [Bassiena?] M.S. Base in uniform Bordeaux

(date): June 9-1918

Proceeded from : Bordeaux

to: [balaio?]

(date): June 21

From: France July 25

to: [Poudeirlks?]

(date): July 28

From: Agenville 23rd August

to: Chattilions [illegible] Sexton

(date): 24 August

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place): Artois Sexter [Englebring] Town North of Albeit

(date): Aug 1st-1918

Participated in the following engagements: (Artois) (St. Mulnal []) (Maura - 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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Arrived at (American port): Boston Mass

on (ship): Battleship New Jersey

Date: June7-1919

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Discharged from service at (place): Camp Dix New Jersey

(date): June 12-1919

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RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war:

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?:

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

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

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

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?:

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): Winchester Virginia

on (date): Dec. 1

year: 1919

(full name): Edwin McGuire Haines

(rank): Priv.

(branch of service): Machine Gun Bn.

The information contained in this record, unless otherwise indicated, was obtained from the following persons or sources:: Edwin M. Haines Referenced to the 314th Machine Gun Bn., History

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