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Capt., Med., 30th Div., 103rd Engineers; of Johnson County; son of C. D. and Arah Hooks. Husband of Eva Hood Hooks. Entered service Sept. 3, 1917, at Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C. Sailed to Calais, France, May 22, 1918. Promoted to rank of Capt. Aug., 1918. In all actions with 30th Div. Wounded at Hindenburg Line Sept. 29, 1918. Nature of wound, concussion of both ears, rupture of left drum. Sent to Base Hospital No. 52, Lemans, France, then to Base No. 27. Returned to USA at Newport News, Va., Feb. 19, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va. Feb. 25, 1919.