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Object Name Selective Service Record
Catalog Number X1994.63.137
Scope & Content Berger, Jr., James Allport
Race: White
Present Address: RFD 1 , Jessup MD
Address on Entering Service: Same
Eyes: Blue
Weight:190 lbs.
Birth Place: Guildord, MD
Birth Date:April 24, 1906
Married or Single: Separated
U.S. Citizen: yes
Father's Name: James A, Berger
Mother's Maiden Name: Margaret C.
Wife's Maiden Name: Helen M. Harbold
Children's Names: None
Date and Place of Induction or Enlistment: June 24, 1943; Camp Lee, VA
Date and Place of Separation: October 28, 1945; Ft George G Meade, Md
Civilian: Clerk- general
Military: Cannoneer
Education:7 yrs elem; 4 high; 4 college
Service School Attended:
Highest Rank Held: PFC
Rank on Discharge:
Battles and Campaigns: Ardennes; Rhineland; Central Europe; Ground Combat
Decorations and Citations: Good Conduct Medal; Purple Heart Medal; european African Middle Eastern Service Ribbon
Wounds Received in Action: Belgium 16 May 45
Total Length of Service:
Continental Service: 3 yrs 4 mos 19 days
Foreign Service: 1 yr 12 days
Prior Service:1 yr 3 mos 25 days
Reason and Authority for Separation; Convenience of the Govt; Honorable Discharge
Collection Selective Service Records