1st Class Private, Co. I, 30th Div., 119th Regt.; of Washington County; son of W. J. and L. V. Jackson. Entered service July 17, 1916, at Plymouth. Sent to Camp Sevier. Transferred to Camp Mills. Sailed for France May 27, 1917. Fought in all engagements with 119th. Seven months on Mexican border. Was transferred to M. T. C.; did duty as dispatch rider. Returned to USA May 6, 1919. Mustered out at Camp Lee, Va., May 17, 1919.