William T. Landis

1st Lt., Inf., Co. K, 30th Div., 120th Regt. Born in Granville County May 11, 1893; son of Charles H. and Mrs. Mariana T. Landis. Entered service July 27, 1917, at Oxford, N.C. Sent to Camp Sevier, S. C., Sept. 30, 1918. Transferred to Camp Merritt, N. J., May 1, 1918. Sailed for France June 5, 1918. Promoted to rank of Corpl. Aug. 1, 1917; Sept. 1, 1917, to Sergt.; Nov. 13, 1917, 2nd Lt.; April 20, 1918, to 1st Lt. Fought at Flanders Sept. 2, 1918; Cambrai, St. Quentin. Wounded at Battle of Rankoff Farm, Belgium, Sept. 1, 1918. Nature of wound, shrapnel. Sent to Menningham Hospital and U. S. B. No. 58, London. Second wound, Hindenburg line, Sept. 29, 1919.


Surnames:
Landis,

Topics:
World War 1,

Collection:
AccessGenealogy.com. North Carolina World War 1 Military Records.

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