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Object Name Selective Service Record
Catalog Number X1994.63.223
Scope & Content Bright, Samuel Dorsey
Race: Colored
Present Address: Dayton, MD
Address on Entering Service: Same
Eyes: Brown
Hair:Black
Height: 5'5"
Weight:167 lbs
Birth Place: Ellicott City, MD
Birth Date:June 21, 1924
Married or Single:
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name: Samuel David Bright
Mother's Maiden Name: Florence
Wife's Maiden Name:
Children's Names:
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: April 23 1943; Baltimore, MD
Date and Place of Separation: Dec 3, 1945; Ft George G. Meade, MD
Occupation
Civilian: Truck driver, light
Military: Medical Technician
Education: 7 yrs elementary
Service School Attended: None
Highest Rank Held: Pvt
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: Normandy; Norther France; Ardennes; Rhineland
Decorations and Citations:
Wounds Received in Action:
Total Length of Service: 2 yrs 7 mos 8 days
Continental Service: 7 mos 17 days
Foreign Service: 1 yr 11 mos 21 days
Prior Service:
Reason and Authority for Separation: Demobilization- Honorable Discharge
Collection Selective Service Records