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Catalog Number X1994.63.417
Scope & Content Cook, Gilbert
Race: Colored
Present Address: West Friendship. MD
Address on Entering Service: Same
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 145 lbs.
Birth Place: West Friendship, MD
Birth Date: June 29, 1924
Married or Single: Single
U.S. Citizen: Yes
Father's Name: Raymond Cook
Mother's Maiden Name: Rachel Ann
Wife's Maiden Name:
Children's Names:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: April 23, 1943; Baltimore, MD
Date and Place of Separation: Jan. 15, 1946; Ft. George G. Meade, MD
Civilian: Laborer- Landscape
Military: Longshoreman
Education: 8 yrs elementary
Service School Attended: none
Highest Rank Held: PFC
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: New Guinea; Luzon
Decorations and Citations:Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon; Philippine Liberation Ribbon; WWII Victory Ribbon
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service 2 yrs 8 mos 21 days
Continental Service: 0 yrs 10 mos 24 days
Foreign Service 1 yr 9 mos 27 days
Prior Service: none
Reason and Authority for Separation: Demobilization- Honorable Discharge
People Cook, Gilbert
Cook, Raymond
Cook, Rachel Ann
Collection Selective Service Records
Object Name Selective Service Record