Private, Inf., Co. H, 81st Div., 324th Reg.; of Nash County; son of W. T. and Mrs. Mary Elliott. Entered service May 25, 1918, at Nashville, N.C. Sent to Camp Jackson, S. C. Transferred to Camp Sevier, S. C., then to Camp Mills. Sailed for France, Aug. 3, 1918. Fought at Meuse-Argonne Nov. 9, 1918. Wounded by shrapnel. Sent to Field Hospital No. 8, Base No. 149, Alleray No. 119. Arrived in USA from St. Nazaire, France, Jan. 30, 1919, at New York, N. Y., through Grand Central Hospital. Transferred to Camp Greene, N.C. Transferred to Camp Wadsworth. Mustered out at Camp Jackson May 12, 1919.