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Field Title Value Meaning ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 32360813 32360813 NAME THORP#WILLIAM#T######### THORP#WILLIAM#T######### RESIDENCE: STATE 22 NEW JERSEY RESIDENCE: COUNTY 021 MERCER PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 2212 CAMDEN NEW JERSEY DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 27 27 DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 08 08 DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 42 42 GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private GRADE: CODE 8 Private BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION BI# Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA BRANCH: CODE 00 Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA FIELD USE AS DESIRED # # TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law LONGEVITY ### ### SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life NATIVITY 46 NORTH CAROLINA YEAR OF BIRTH 17 17 RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 2 Negro, citizen EDUCATION 0 Grammar school CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 993 Undefined Code MARITAL STATUS 3 Separated, with dependents COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men) CARD NUMBER # # BOX NUMBER 0503 0503 FILM REEL NUMBER 2.167 2.167