Garton, Fay, Cpl

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
605-Heavy Machine Gunner
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1919-1919, Camp Pike, AR
Service Years
1917 - 1919
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Cold War Certificate


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Three Overseas Service Bars

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Last Address

Date of Passing
Mar 01, 1986
Location of Interment
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 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord World War I Victory Button Army Honorable Service Lapel Pin (1920-1939) World War I Honorable Discharge Chevron

 Unofficial Badges 

Warriors Medal Of Valor Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Discharged from Active Duty: Sep 5, 1919, Camp Pike, AR.

SSDI Search: Date of Birth=03 Apr 1898; Book= 18 Nov 1894; SSN issued in Colorado; Date and Place of Death: 01 Mar 1986, 80210, Denver, Denver County, Colorado;
Other Comments:
Name: Garton, Fay L.
Rank: Corporal
Home of Record: Blackwell, OK
DOB: Nov 18, 1894 (03 Apr 1898-SSDI)
POB: Illinois
NOK: Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Garton, Blackwell, OK
DOE: Active Duty: Oct 4, 1917
POE: Active Duty: Camp Travis, TX
DOS: Active Duty  Sep 5, 1919
POS: Active Duty Camp Pike, AR
Remarks: With 90th Infantry Division: 343rd Machine Gun Battalion; Txfered to I. M. C., later to 41st Division, then to Postal Service. Sailed overseas Feb 10, 1918; Sailed home Aug 12, 1919.
Source: "Honor Roll and Service Record, Kay Co, OK, p. 48" printed by Blackwell Job Printing Company, Blackwell, OK, in 1920.
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Expert Infantryman

 National Guard Awards

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1917, Basic Training (Camp Travis, TX)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
90th Infantry Division41st Infantry DivisionMilitary Postal ServiceU.S. Army
  1918-1919, 605, 90th Infantry Division
  1918-1919, 605, 41st Infantry Division
  1919-1919, 56, Military Postal Service
  1919-1919, Camp Pike, AR
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