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Object Name Selective Service Record
Catalog Number X1994.63.411
Scope & Content Cook, Charles Parker
Race: Colored
Present Address: Cooksville, MD
Address on Entering Service: same
Eyes: Brown
Hair:Black
Height: 6'0"
Weight:.178 lbs.
Birth Place: Cooksville, Md
Birth Date: Dec. 8, 1908
Married or Single:Married
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name: Charles Cook
Mother's Maiden Name: Clara
Wife's Maiden Name: Florence E.
Children's Names:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: Dec. 14, 1942; Baltimore, MD
Date and Place of Separation: Dec. 2, 1945; Ft. George G. Meade, MD
Civilian: truck driver, light
Military: longshoreman
Education: 5 yrs elementary
Service School Attended:
Highest Rank Held: Sgt.
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: New Guinea; Sou Philippines (Liberation)
Decorations and Citations: Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic Pacific Theater Service Ribbon; Philippine Liberation Service Ribbon; WWII Victory Ribbon
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service 2 yrs 11 mos 25 days
Continental Service: 8 mos 17 days
Foreign Service 2 yrs 2 mos 21 days
Prior Service:
Reason and Authority for Separation: Demobilization- Honorable Discharge
Collection Selective Service Records