Wag., Med. Corps, Amb. Co., 80th Div., 305th San. Tr. Born in Scotland County Aug. 5, 1894; son of George and Mrs. Sarah E. Mathews. Entered service Sept. 17, 1917, at Kinston, N.C. Sent to Camp Lee, Va. Sailed for France May 5, 1918. Promoted to rank of Wagoner 1918. Fought at all engagements of 305th San Tr. Returned to USA June 1st. Did special duty at Pontiac, Mich., in G. M. C. factory. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., June 11, 1919.