Private, 117th Inf., 30th Div., Co. L. Born in Bertie County Aug. 16, 1894; son of Mr. and Mrs. Junius Roane. Entered service March 29, 1918, at Kelford, N.C. Was sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., and from there to Camp Sevier, S. C. Sailed for France July 3, 1918. Fought on the Hindenburg Line, Bellicourt, Ypres, and in all engagements of 117th Regt. Arrived in the United States March 1, 1919. Landed at Charleston, S. C. Mustered out at Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga., April 16, 1919.