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Object Name Record, military
Catalog Number X1994.63.25
Scope & Content Name: Alcorn
Race: White
Present Address: Main Street, Ellicott City, Md
Address on Entering Service:
Eyes: Blue
Height: 5' 7"
Weight: 159 lbs
Birth Place: Ellicott City, Md.
Birth Date: Dec. 10, 1921
Married or Single:Single
U.S. Citizen: Yes
Father's Name: William Alcorn
Mother's Maiden Name:Mae Koontz
Wife's Maiden Name:
Children's Names:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: Aug. 29, 1942; Baltimore, Md.
Date and Place of Separation: Jan. 12, 1946; Ft. George G. Meade, Md
Civilian: Fillina Machine Operator
Military:Artillery Mechanic, light
Education:7 yrs elementary
Service School Attended:
Highest Rank Held: Tec 4
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: New Guinea; South Philippines (Liberation)
Decorations and Citations: Good conduct Medal; American Tehater Ribbon; Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon; Philippine Liberation Ribbon with Bronze Star; World War II victory ribbon
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service 3 yrs. 4 mos. 14 days
Continental Service: 1 yr. 5 mos. 2 days
Foreign Service:1 yr. 11 mos. 12 days
Prior Service:
Reason and Authority for Separation: Demobilization - Honorable Discharge
Collection Selective Service Records