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DeRight, John P.

World War 1 Veteran

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This information is from "An honor roll : containing a pictorial record of the war service of the men and women of Kalamazoo County, 1917-1918-1919" Publisher: Mrs. O.H. Clark

Optical Character Recognition:
Capt. 113 Inf. 29 Div.; son of John and Gertrude De Right; husband of Matilda P. De Right; born July 27,1882, Kalamazoo; ent. serv. May 1,1904, assigned Co. C, 2 Mich. Inf.; prom. Cpl. Dec. 28,1909, Sgt. Sept. 9, 1910; cornm'd 1 Lt. Feb. 15, 1913; Capt. April 22, 1915; comdg. Officer Co. C, 32 Mich. Inf.; on Mexican Border July 1916-Feb. 1917; made Regimental Adjutant Mar. 22, 1917; sent Grayling; tsfd. Waco; in Alsace, Aisne-Marne and MeuseArgonne; sent to school at Langres; tsfd. 29 Div. as Brig. Operations Officer; made Regt. Adjt. 113 Inf. 29 Div.; mustered out June 9,1919, Cmp. Custer.

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