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Object Name Selective Service Record
Catalog Number X1994.63.123
Scope & Content Bell, Albert Benjamin
Race: White
Present Address: Ellicott City, MD
Address on Entering Service: Same
Description:
Eyes: Brown
Hair:Brown
Height:6'0"
Weight:198\5 lbs.
Birth Place: Alberton, MD
Birth Date: Mar 21, 1921
Married or Single:
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name:
Mother's Maiden Name:
Wife's Maiden Name:
Children's Names:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: enlisted md natl guard, Jan 5, 1940
Date and Place of Separation: 7/6/1945; Ft George G Meade, MD
Occupation
Civilian: Truck driver, light
Military: Squad Leader
Education:
Service School Attended:
Highest Rank Held: S Sgt
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: Western Pacific
Decorations and Citations: Purple Heart Medal; Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic Pacific Service Medal; American Defense Service Medal
Wounds Received in Action: Wounded 11/4/1944; Peleliu
Total Length of Service: 4 yrs 11 mos 21 days
Continental Service:2 yrs 10 mos 29 days
Foreign Service: 11 mos 24 days
Prior Service: Enlisted National Guard- Jan 5, 1940
Reason and Authority for Separation: Honorable Discharge
Collection Selective Service Records