Kent County WW1 Veterans

World War I, also known as the Great War, began in 1914 after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria. His murder catapulted into a war across Europe that lasted until 1918 (Description from hisotry.com). Learn more about the African American veterans who served in the Great War from Kent County, MD.

Last NameFirst NameMiddle NameRankHometownBirthDeathBranch
AndersonHayward PrivateMillington3/21/18968/28/1946Army
AndersonPerry Alfred Private First ClassStill Pond2/22/18949/21/1970Army
AndersonMelvinPrivate First ClassFairleeJuly 1893Army
BaileyDennisV.PrivateChestertown6/6/18963/24/1918Army
BaileyJamesE.PrivateChestertown12/20/1891Army
BardJohnPrivate First ClassKennedyville1892Army
BarretGeorgeLeroyPrivatePomona11/13/189612/12/1963Army
BarretWilliamAlbertPrivateChestertown8/8/1896Army
BarretWilliamJosephPrivateChestertown9/29/18885/3/1961Army
BarrollErnestM.PrivateWorton12/10/189210/10/1918Army
BayadAbrahamPrivate First ClassSassafras1892Army
BayardAbrahamPrivate First ClassSassafras8/1/18931/27/1949Army
BenjaminWilliamPrivate3/15/18891/11/1952
BensonCharlesAlexanderPrivateGolts10/3/1894
BlakeAmosWelseyChestertown3/18/18963/1/1962
BondWilliamM.Chestertown10/3/1896
BowenGeorgeEdwardChestertown10/27/1891
BowersJamesT.Kennedyville7/1/18862/29/1957
BoyerNelsonRock Hall6/2/1897
BoyerThomasJamesSassafras7/16/1892
BrastonJamesPrivateWorton8/8/1888Army
BriceMackRock Hall3/25/1888
BrightLewisWilburStill Pond4/6/18979/12/1991
BrownAlbertPrivateChestertown5/2/1891Army
BrownCasperChestertown6/19/18947/4/1977
BrownGeorgeWorton~1890Army
BrownJosephSassafras5/20/1896
BrownJosiahSergeantChestertown8/6/1892
Brown Jr.OsbourneChestertown6/4/1893
BulterJulianChestertown6/6/1891
BulterLesterBultertown11/12/18864/13/1956
BulterSamuelL.Chestertown3/2/1896
BulterVernonHansonGalena10/23/1892
BulterWilbertGalena1896
CannGeorgeW.11/3/18946/20/1951
CannLankfordChestertown1/29/1897
CannNormanChestertown12/18/1894
CannThomasR.Chestertown5/25/1895
CannWallacePrivate First ClassChestertown5/30/1890
CarrollJohnGilbertGalena10/3/1896
CarrollJulianLeonGalena12/23/1892
Carroll Jr.JamesAlfredGalena3/24/1897
CephasRobertW.Sassafras10/5/1888
ChambersCollinsPrivate3/21/18919/28/1918
ChambersJuliusPrivateWorton6/28/18973/2/1960
ChaneyJohnH.Still Pond7/2/1893
ChewRandallPrivateGalena6/8/18965/17/1973Army
ClarksonAlexanderPrivate First Class5/19/189010/6/1960
ClarkstonHiramPrivate First Class8/4/189312/29/1975
ColemanArthurL.Chestertown12/1/1892
ComegysAlexanderPrivateChestertown2/19/18925/12/1959
ComegysErnestV.Worton2/27/1897
ComegysErnestChestertownFebruary 1896
CottonJohnWelseyChestertown1891
CottonMartinL.Worton2/15/1897
DanielsJohn2/28/1890
DanielsJoshuaMillington2/18/1888
DeanWilliamChestertown9/15/1895
DerryGeorge#3 ChestertownDecember 1874
DiggsCharlesChestertown8/28/1889
DoresyAlonzoWorton5/20/1893
DoresyHarryWorton11/15/1895
DoresyJamesW.Still Pond6/25/1895
DorseyCliftonPrivateGalena10/6/18968/1/1947
DorseyJamesE.Betterton5/5/1894
DuckeryCharlesH.Millington11/3/1895
DuckeryJamesAlbertMillington5/5/1892
EliasWilliamAlfredChestertown3/21/189510/20/1986
FloydCliftonChestertown5/20/1895
FordPrestonStill Pond1894
ForemanGeorgeWashingtonChestertown8/23/1893
FreemanDavidHernyChestertown9/10/1893
FreemanOliverFairlee3/8/1888
FreemanRichardN.PrivateSandy Bottom12/28/1896
GibsonJohnLewisChestertown1/24/1895
GilbertAlonzoDanielChestertown8/21/1896
GlandEugeneChestertown3/6/18973/31/1960
GleavesElijahLarkinPrivateGalena6/10/18974/29/1959US Army
GleavesSamuelJamesMillington6/1/189710/16/1918
GouldenCharlesH.Rock Hall3/25/1892
GravesFrankW.Chestertown1892
GravesNehemiahComers Corner6/6/1896
GreenAlbertPrivateBultertown18961980US Army
GreenJerryMillington9/9/1895
GreenRobertA.Chestertown1/15/1896
GreenRobertEarlChestertown3/16/1888
HarrisGeorgeMassey1891
HarrisLewisCorneliusRock Hall2/2/1897
HarrisLutherRock Hall2/16/1895
HaughtonClarenceEugeneChestertown12/19/1890
HenryGeorgeanna
HodgesWilliamA.Kennedyville1895
HolleyWilliamS.Private10/2/18891/20/1973US Army
HomleyThomasChestertown7/2/18908/11/1956
HoustonClementsEdwardPVT SUP Co.Worton11/19/1892
HoustonGeorgeJosephChestertown5/14/1895
HutchinsGeorgeEdwardChestertown12/4/18959/1/1955
HynsonHaroldChestertown9/3/1896
HynsonJervisWorton8/30/1897
JacksonJohnWelseyChestertown2/18/1897
JamesIsaacRock Hall8/10/1892
JeffLeonardKennedyville3/1/1895
JeffersAlbertPricePrivate11/2/18912/2/1953
JeffersJacobA.Millington9/21/189510/7/1975
JenkinsWesleyOdmoreChestertown12/11/18942/10/1960
JohnsonAaronMacFairlee9/9/1886
JohnsonAmosChestertown3/4/1896
JohnsonCarrolMcKinleyChestertown11/10/1896
JohnsonGilbertPrivate7/15/18983/23/1966Army
JohnsonGilbertPrivateChesterville7/15/18983/23/1966Army
JohnsonJamesArthurChestertown6/7/1895
JohnsonJamesHermanChestertown11/21/1887
JohnsonJamesHowardRock Hall7/29/18881977
JohnsonJamesHowardRock Hall7/29/1888
JohnsonLouisW.Chestertown12/16/1891
JohnsonMackCPLStill Pond9/16/1895~1975
JohnsonPerryH.Private3/15/18963/13/1953
JohnsonPrestonStill Pond9/2/1896
JohnsonRoyRobertChestertown10/31/18959/1/1959
JohnsonStephenH.18791947
JohnsonStewartWorton10/14/1893
JohnsonWalterOscarMillington9/14/1896
JohnsonWilliamHenryPrivate First Class3/18/18818/30/1972
JohnsonWilliamHernyFairlee3/26/1888
JonesHoraceChestertown7/28/188811/6/1961
JonesJohnChestertown10/16/1892
JonesLeroyChestertown11/3/1892
KennardAmosW.PrivateGalena6/16/1895Army
KennardDennisS.PrivateRock Hall5/7/1895Army
KennedyGeorgePrivateChestertown6/20/1886Army
KeysHerbertFairlee1896Army
KilsonLesterGolts6/18/18942/6/1955
KingJamesEdwardMess AttendantChestertown7/4/18939/3/1958Navy
LandmanWilliamMcKinley7/17/189612/18/1970
MaysHarrisonP.Chestertown1/31/188910/11/1936
MaysJohnWesleyChestertown10/21/189110/6/1951
McCrayJamesEdwardChestertown9/22/1892
McFarlandLutherColeman~1895~1927
MillsWilliamC.R.Private10/13/18944/25/1969
MooreJohnLeeChestertown7/5/1890
MooreRaymondMongoliaFairlee4/25/1897
MoorisHerman6/2/18957/23/1961
MunsonJacobThomasChestertown2/16/18942/2/1953
MurrayWilliamThomasChestertown6/5/1896
NicholsGeorgeKennedyville3/23/1896
ParkerWaymanChestertown12/4/18869/30/1918
PerkinsSamuelEugeneRock Hall9/16/1895
PhillipsEdmondPrivate First Class18961979US Army
PhillipsRomieWorton4/8/1892
PierceJohn Thomas3/6/18911/1/1968
PierceWilburFairlee4/14/1890
PiersonClevelandKennedyville7/19/1895
PottsThomasH.Millington3/28/1891
PriceMorrisRock Hall7/8/1890
RaisonArthurL.Worton4/18/1897
RasinClarenceChestertown5/1/1892
RasinGeorgeThomasChestertown2/9/1895
ReddinAaronT.Chestertown5/10/18924/21/1962
ReddingCharlesWelseyStill Pond2/17/189610/1/1958
ReddingGeorgeHowardStill Pond1/21/1893
ReeseJohnFrankChestertown5/12/1891
RingoldJessieSassafras5/5/1891
RobinsonCharlesChestertown1893
RuleyBenjaminMillington9/6/18934/17/1937
RuleyMilbournMillingtonApril 1896
SampsonHernyHollaceWorton2/8/1895
SaundersRichardNelsonChestertown5/5/189510/1/1951
ScottHarryF.Kennedyville9/12/1899
ScottJohnPrivateMassey8/20/188910/8/1918
SheppardWallaceChestertown10/15/1894
SiscoElwoodRock Hall4/1/18967/9/1966
SmithArthurW.Chestertown8/28/1888
StarlingGeorgeCliftonKennedyville8/8/1894
SummervilleIsaacRock Hall5/1/1896
SummervilleWilliamWorton8/18/1897
SummonsAlfredGalena2/22/1890
Taylor Sr.OliverFletcherPrivateChestertown4/1/18976/16/1979US Army
ThomasWilliamHenryChestertown1/1/1891
ThompsonSamuelHenryGolts4/6/1892
ThompsonThomasH.Chestertown3/1/1891
TilghmanAlbertM.Chestertown11/25/1892
TilghmanSimonCorporalChestertown1891
TilghmanWilliamChestertown5/10/189112/10/1940
TinchArlanderCorporalGalena2/20/1896
TurnerJohnH.Sergeant9/25/18966/24/1955
WalkerOdieChestertown10/26/18947/9/1968US Army
WallaceErnestW.Worton8/4/1895
WallaceGeorgeOswaldChestertown2/22/1897
WallaceWalterRaymondChestertown2/28/1893
WalleyGeorgeThomasChestertown2/17/1896
WalleyRomeyPrivateChestertown8/28/189510/9/1957US Army
WarnerHoraceChestertown4/17/18973/21/1960
WarrenClarenceOldenRock Hall4/19/18928/22/1947
WarrickRichardJ.Massey8/15/188911/9/1966
WashingtonJamesW.Millington2/23/1891
WashingtonSamuel12/10/18887/21/1960
WatersHarryWorton10/28/18895/27/1991
WellsJamesKennedyvilleSeptember 1891
WesleyGeorgeMilbertRock Hall12/29/1895
WhiteCharlesOdiusRock Hall12/3/1897
WhiteFloydA.CPLColeman8/7/18959/3/1961US Army
WhiteLloydAndersonStill Pond8/10/18955/9/1961
WhiteWilliamHenryRock Hall1895
WhittingtonRobertMcKinleyGalena5/23/18976/17/1958
WicksClarenceMansfieldRock Hall9/14/1887
WigginsLeonardMillington5/16/1892
WilliamsJamesRobertChestertown4/5/1895
WilmerOliverStill Pond10/27/1895
WilsonAndrewDavidWorton10/7/1894
WilsonJamesMasonSGTChestertown12/23/1887~1978US Navy
WilsonJamesMasonChestertown12/23/18871978
WilsonJohnT.Massey3/4/1893
WilsonLouisMillington10/27/1888
WilsonStanleyGolts12/16/1895
WinfieldNolandRock Hall6/23/1896
WrightElwoodChestertown3/5/18883/8/1956
WrightJohnEugeneBetterton9/5/1893
WrightsonHermanChestertown8/30/1891