1st Lt., U. S. Inf. Intelligence, 2nd Btn., 323rd Inf., 81st Div.; of Scotland County; son of Daniel P. McLeod and Mrs. Catherine McLeod. Entered service June 3, 1917, at Raleigh, N.C. Sent to Ft. Thomas, Ky., transferred to Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga., to Camp Jackson, S. C. Sailed for France July 30, 1918. Promoted to rank of Hospital Sergt. 1st Class Dec. 20, 1917; 2nd Lt. U. S. Inf. June 1, 1918; 1st Lt. U. S. Inf. Feb. 26, 1919. Fought at Manbuells, France, Meuse-Argonne offensive Nov. 6 to 11, 1918. Awarded Victory Medal, G. O. 48, W. D., April 9, 1919. Participated in Vosges defensive from Sept. 21 to Oct. 20, 1918; Meuse-Argonne offensive from Nov. 6 to Nov. 11, 1918. Served in capacity of Battalion Intelligence Officer during defensive and offensive as Regimental Intelligence Officer for three months during the absence of Regimental Intelligence Officer and as assistant company adjutant, A. E. F., University, Camp Allerby, France. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., June 18, 1919.
Daniel Calhoun McLeod
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