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World War I Honor Roll

C. C. Combs

Date of Induction-February 28, 1913
Branch of service-Infantry
Trained at Brownsville, Texas; Charlotte, North Carolina;
Newport News, Virginia; Columbus, Ohio
Date of Embarkation-April 1918
Served in European Theatre
Engaged in 5 Battles Wounded in Action July 25, 1918
Medals Earned-Victory Medal; Purple Heart
Returned to States-July 1919
Discharge Station-Leavenworth, Kansas
Date of Discharge-February 27, 1920 Rank-Sergeant
Served-84 months
Present occupation-Electrician
Wife-Clara R. Combs
Sons-Thomas; Edward and George

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