Private 1st Class, Artly., Btry. C, F. A. R. D., 1st Regt.; of Davidson County; son of J. W. and Mrs. Lizzie Smith. Entered service Aug. 26, 1918, at Lexington, N.C. Sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., transferred to Newport News, Va. Was on board ship ready to sail the day the armistice was signed. Mustered out at Camp Jackson, S. C., Dec. 14, 1919.