Location: Surry County NC

Dixie Lee Griffith

Sergt., 1st Co., 3rd M. M.; son of J. W. and M. B. Griffith; of Surry County. Entered service Dec. 12, 1917, at Greensboro, N.C. Sent to Fort Thomas, Ky. Transferred to Camp Hancock, Ga.; transferred to Camp Merritt. Sailed for France March 4, 1918. Was training for Air Gunner at St. Jean De Mon, France, at time peace was declared. Returned to United States June 29, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Jackson, S. C., July 14, 1919.

James D. Hale

Corpl., Sup. Tr., 30th Div., 105th Regt.; of Surry County; son of S. M. and Emma Hale. Entered service May, 1917, at Mt. Airy, N.C. Sent to Camp Surry, S. C. Transferred to Chicago, from there to Camp Mills, N. Y. Sailed for France June 12, 1918. Promoted to rank of Corpl. Sept., 1917. Returned to USA April 10, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Jackson, S. C., April 12, 1919.

William F. George

Educational Director, Navy, Bureau of Navigaton; of Surry County; son of T. M. and Mary (Critz) George. Husband of Frances (Sedberry) George. Entered service Nov. 1, 1918, at Washington, D. C. Sent to Quantico, Va. Received Serbian Medal of Merit. Mustered out at Camp Quantico, Va., May 10, 1920.

Frederick F. Fallenstein

Private 1st Class, Co. D, 30th Div., Inf. Son of F. T. and Eliza Fallenstein. Husband of Frances M. Coleman Fallenstein, of Surry County. Entered service Oct. 2, 1917, at High Point, N.C. Was sent to Camp Jackson, S. C. Transferred to Camp Sevier. Sailed for France May 12, 1918. Fought at Ypres Front, Western Front. Wounded in hip by shell Sept. 29, 1918, at St. Quentin. Sent to Fifth Southern General British Hospital. Returned to United States Dec. 21, 1918. Mustered out at Camp Greene, Jan. 19, 1919.

William R. Snow

Sergt. Art., Baty. B, 81st Div., 317 Reg.; of Surry County; son of P. H. and Alice Snow. Entered service Sept. 20, 1917, at Mt. Airy, N.C. Sent to Camp Jackson, S. C. Transferred to Camp Mills, N. Y. Sailed for Liverpool, Eng., then to France, July 24, 1918. Promoted to Corpl. September, 1917, then to Sergt. November, 1918. Returned to USA June 20, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., June 26, 1919.

C. L. Crater

H. A. 1, Naval Hospital Corps; of Surry County; son of R. P. and Maggie Crater. Entered service May 24, 1918, at Elkins, N.C. Sent to Hampton Roads. Promoted to rank as Hosp. App., 1st Class, when enlisted. On U. S. S. “Madawaska” four months. Went to Ph. Mate’s School at Hampton Roads, Va., four months, made two trips to France. Mustered out at Hampton Roads, Feb. 20, 1919.

Early Lee Bowman

Corpl., Field Artillery, Hdqrs. Co. F. A. R. D. Div., 9th Reg.; of Surry County; son of W. R. and Mrs. M. M. Bowman. Entered service Aug. 26, 1918, at High Point. Sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., where he served until mustered out at Camp Jackson, Dec. 10, 1918.

J. S. Belton

Private, M. T. C., 415 Service Co.; of Surry County; son of Robt. and Mrs. Octavia Belton. Entered service April 8, 1918, at Mt. Airy, N.C. Sent to Camp Holabird, Md. Transferred to Camp Mills. Sailed For France Nov. 9, 1918. Returned to USA July 16, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., July 21, 1919.

B. H. Ashby

Sergt., Co. I, 30th Div., 120th Infantry. Born in Surry County; the son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Ashby. Entered the service June 19, 1916, at Mt. Airy, N.C. Was sent to Camp Glenn, N.C., from there to Camp Stewart, Texas. Transferred to Camp Sevier, S. C. Sailed for France June 5, 1918. Fought in Hindenburg drive. Served in all other actions with the 30th Division. Landed in USA April 13, 1919, and was mustered out at Camp Jackson, April 18, 1919.

Surry County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions

North Carolina Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the North Carolina county. Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Following Cemeteries (hosted at Surry County, North Carolina Tombstone Transcription Project) Atkinson Family Cemetery Axsom Family Cemetery Cobler Family Cemetery Freedom Gospel Church Cemetery Fulk Memorial Church Cemetery Mosley Cemetery Mount Pleasant Baptist ChurchCemetery Oakdale Cemetery (hosted at name not listed) White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery