Hodgkin, James Orlando Jr.

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WAR HISTORY COMMISSION

STATE OF VIRGINIA

MILITARY SERVICE RECORD

Name in full

(family name): Hodgkin Jr.

(first name): James

(middle name): Orlando

Date of birth

(month): August

(day): 1

(year): 1889

Place of Birth

(town): Warrenton

(county): Fauquier

(state): Virginia

(country):

Name of father: Dr. J.O. Hodgkin

Birthplace (country): Warrenton

Maiden name of mother: [Betie Say?]

Birthplace (country): Virginia

Are you White, Colored, Indian or Mongolian: White

Citizen (Yes or no): Yes

Voter (yes or no): Yes

Church (denomination): Episcopal

Married: No

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Fraternal Orders: [Masons?]

College Fraternities: Phi Delta Theta

Previous military service or training: No

Education

(Preparatory): Randolph-Macon Academy

(College): Medical College, Virginia

Education

(University): Washington & Lee

(Degrees): [?] Dental Surgery

Occupation before entry into service: Dentist

employer:

Residence before entry into the service

(street number):

(town): Warrenton,

(county): Va.

Present home address

(street number):

(town): Warrenton

(county): Fauquier

(state): Va.

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WAR RECORD

Inducted into service or enlisted on (date): Dec. 3rd, 1917

at (place): Walter Read Hospital

as a (rank):

in the: Medical Department

section of the : Regular Army

Identification number:

Assigned originally to

(company): 103 Field Hospital

(regiment): 103

(division): 26th

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(ship):

at (place):

Trained or stationed before going to Europe:-

School, camp, station, ship: Walter Read Hospital

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Transferred to:-

Company: Camp Hospital

Regiment: #66

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Date: Mar. 17 1918

New Location: Bordeaux

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Promoted:-

From (rank):

to (rank): Sergeant

Date: November 7th 1918

From (rank): Sergeant

to (rank): Sergeant ['1 cl?]

Date: May 21st 1919

Embarked from (port): Hoboken

on (ship): [Weakon?]

(date): Jan. 17, 1918

and arrived at (foreign port): Brest

(date): Feb. 12, 1918

Proceeded from : Brest

to: Blois

(date): Feb 16, 1918

From: Blois

to: [Soissoue?]

(date): Feb 19 1918

From: [Soissoue?]

to: Bordeaux

(date): Mar. 17 - 1918

Trained or stationed abroad:-

Country:

Place: Walter Reed Hospital

From (date): Dec. 3rd 1917

to (date): Jan 17, 1918

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WAR RECORD

First went into action (place):

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Participated in the following engagements:

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:

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Under medical care:-

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

Arrived at (American port): [Holokeu]

on (ship): [Fufauta Dabella]

Date: July 12, 1919

(from): Bordeaux

Discharged from service at (place): Camy Meade

(date): July 14, 1919

as a (rank): Sergeant [1/cl]

RETURN TO CIVIL LIFE

Occupation after the war: August 1, 1919

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): Warrenton, Va

on (date): June 22

year: 1920

(full name): James Orlando Hodgkin Jr.

(rank): Sgt [?]

(branch of service): Med. Dept.

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

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