Private 1st Class, Inf., Co. G, 30th Div., 120th Regt.; of Northampton County; son of E. C. and Mrs. Nettie Whitehead. Entered service Sept. 19, 1917, at Rich Square, N.C. Sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., transferred to Camp Sevier, S. C., Oct. 18, 1917. Sailed for Liverpool, Eng., and Calais, France, May 29, 1918. Promoted to 1st Class Private November, 1917. Fought at Ypres, Bellicourt and on Hindenburg Line. Wounded by shrapnel at Hindenburg Drive Sept. 29, 1918. Sent to English Hospital at London. Arrived in USA Dec. 23, 1918, at New York, through Camp Mills, N. Y. Mustered out at Camp Meade, Md., Jan. 14, 1919.
M. E. Whitehead
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