Private 1st Class, 120th Inf., Co. L, 30th Div.; of Davidson County; son of D. L. and Mrs. Julia Linthicum. Husband of Mrs. Maude Beeson Linthicum. Entered service July 25, 1917, at Thomasville, N.C. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C. Transferred to Camp Merritt, N. J. Sailed for Calais, France, Feb. 19, 1918. Fought at Ypres Front, Kimmel Hill, Cambrai Front. Enlisted in N. G., training at Thomasville. Sailed from St. Nazaire March 19th; arrived in USA April 1, Charleston, S. C. Mustered out at Camp Jackson April 8, 1919.