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West Virginia Veterans Database Record Detail
Item Details: Record Id: 1964
War: WWI
Name: Thomas J Johnson
Sex: M
Race: W
County: Pleasants
Community: St. Marys
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: Pvt
Service Number: 754749
Date of Death: 1918/09/13
Place of Death: France
Cause of Death: DOW
Place of Burial: St Marys Cem, St Marys, WV
Unit: Med Det, 306M G Bn
Date of Birth: 1895/04/26
Place of Birth: Calcutta, WV


Mother: Malinda Johnson
Spouse: Alice Riggs Johnson
Date of Marriage: 1917/12/02
Place of Marriage: St. Marys, WV


Date Added to Memorial:  Original
Source: WV Vet Mem Application; LDS film #1992867 (2001) WV Selective Service records; WV Adj. Gen. Office, WV Archives, Charleston WV - burial microfilm & service microfiche; 1910 Census, Pleasants County; WWI draft registration; Pleasants Co. marriages; Pleasants County Leader - Death Notice - 1918/10/25
Notes: Burial: 15 Sept 1920. Selective Service records have him employed with Holly Simmon's grocery store as a clerk in 1917. He was single, white, of medium build, light brown eyes, dark brown hair; Sisters: Libbie, Rose, Mollie, Ida; Brothers: George, Lewis, Owen

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