Cockrum, Herman, Pvt

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605-Heavy Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1917-1919, 605, Camp Funston
Service Years
1917 - 1919
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate


Five Service Stripes

Eight Overseas Service Bars

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 Official Badges 

Wound Chevron (1917-1932) Infantry Shoulder Cord World War I Victory Button WWI Discharge Pin (Wounded)

Army Honorable Service Lapel Pin (1920-1939) World War I Honorable Discharge Chevron Badge of Military Merit

 Unofficial Badges 

Warriors Medal Of Valor Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran

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Other Comments:
Name: Cockrum, Herman
Rank: Private
Home of Record: Newkirk, OK
DOB: Nov 10, 1898
POB: Newkirk, OK
NOK: Mr. and Mrs. Reese Cockrum, Newkirk, OK
DOE (Active Duty): Nov 24, 1917;
POE (Active Duty): Fort Logan, Colorado
DOS: May 23, 1919
POS: Camp Funston, KS
Tour of Duty: Nov 24, 1917 to May 23, 1919;
 (1) Kelley Field, TX
 (2) New York
 (3) Scotland
 (4) England
 (5) France
Overseas Assignment: 16 mos (02/1918-04/1919)
(SOURCE: "Honor Roll and Service Record, p. 26" published by Blackwell Job Printing Company, Blackwell, OK, in 1920.)

 Ribbon Bar

Expert Infantryman

 National Guard Awards

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1917, Basic Training (Fort Logan, CO)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Army GarrisonsUnion ArmyU.S. Army
  1917-1917, 605, Army Garrison, Kelly Field, TX
  1917-1917, 605, Army Garrison Fort Logan, Colorado
  1917-1918, 605, 7th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment
  1917-1919, 605, Camp Funston
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1917-1918 World War I
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