1st Class Private, Co. H, 81st Div., 321st Inf.; son of L. D. and Sarah Wood, of Forsyth County. Entered service May 25, 1918, at Winston-Salem, N.C. Was sent to Camp Jackson, S. C., transferred to Camp Sevier, S. C., then to Camp Upton, N. Y. Was sent to France Aug. 11, 1918. Fought at Meuse-Argonne offensive, St. Die and Vosges Mtn. Sector. Landed in the USA June 20, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., June 29, 1919.