Acton, Grant M., 1st Sgt

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Last Rank
First Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1919-1919, 474th Aero Squadron, First Pursuit Group
Service Years
1917 - 1919

First Sergeant

One Overseas Service Bar

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Blackwell, OK

Date of Passing
Jul 15, 1967
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

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

 Unofficial Badges 

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
SSDI Search: Shows  Walter W. Acton; Date of Birth shown as 04 Jan 1896; SSN issued in Maryland. Shows date of death 15 Jul 1967, place unspecified, possibly Maryland.
Other Comments:
ACTON, Grant
First Class Sergeant
Enlisted Blackwell, Oklahoma
Born Jan 27,1896, Kay County, Oklahoma
Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Acton
Entered Service August 4, 1917, Fort Logan, CO
Discharged Feb 25, 1919 at Garden City, Long Island (NY)
With 474th Aero Squadron/Attached to First Pursuit Group.
Twelve Months Overseas
At Eriz La Petite when armistice signed.


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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
U.S. Army
  1919-1919, 474th Aero Squadron, First Pursuit Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1918-1918 World War I
  1918-1918 World War I/Champagne-Marne Campaign/World War I/Battle of Chateau-Thierry
  1918-1918 World War I/World War I/St. Mihiel Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
  1918-1918 World War I/World War I/Meuse-Argonne Campaign
  1918-1923 Occupation of Germany, 1919 to 1923
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