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Wilbur G Ashcroft
Wilbur G Ashcroft
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 Photo of Wilbur G Ashcroft. Contained in an album at the Dorchester Historical Society of about 150 photos kept by Nathaniel R. Perkins, MD, who examined thousands of men who were going into the war, 1914-1918. Given by Mrs N. R. Perkins in accordance with instructions from her late husband, Dr. Nathaniel P. Perkins of 1122 Adams St, Dorchester. Index catalog has entries for the individuals.

Wilbur G Ashcroft Bearse Ave Enlisted April 4, 1917, age 19 at South Armory mustered in Apr 7, 1917 11 Co N.S.C.A.C. called to Federal service July 25, 1917 Ft Andrews, July 28, 1917 detailed to Fore River for guard duty Oct 12, 1917 Overseas duty Bat B 55 Reg C.A.C. arrived Liverpool Apr 2,1918 Le Havre April 8, 1918, at front July 3, 1918, to November 1918. Sailed for home Jan. 11, 1919, arrived Jan. 22, 1919

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