1st Lt., Inf., Co. C, Reg. 3 Replacement; of New Hanover County; son of R. B. and Mary Lewis. Husband of Maud Upchurch Lewis. Entered service June 20, 1917, at Wilmington, N.C. Sent to Ft. Caswell, N.C. Transferred to Camp Jackson, S. C., from there to Camp Gordon, Ga. Promoted to rank of 1st Class Sergt. Jan., 1918; 2d Lt. Aug., 1918; 1st Lt., 1918. Enlisted in N.C. N. G. Nov., 1911. Mustered out at Camp Johnston, Fla., Dec. 5, 1918.