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Gordon Smith

Assistant adjutant general for the state of North Carolina in July 1920

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Gore, Claude

Born July 19, 1878, in North Carolina. Gore was a man of some political influence, having held the presidency of various cotton mills in Richmond County. He additionally served as president of the Bank of Rockingham and President of the Country Bankers Association of North Carolina. He was a son of Daniel Lenox Gore.

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Gorgas, William Crawford

Born October 3, 1854, in Toulminville, Alabama. Gorgas was a career military medical officer who served as the Surgeon General of the Army from 1914 to 1918.

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Gouge, James Arthur "Aught"

Born May 11, 1888, in Little Rock Creek (Mitchell County), North Carolina. Gouge was a farmer in Glen Ayre, North Carolina, when he registered for the draft (World War I) in June 1917. He was subsequently inducted into the service in May 1918 and assigned to the 156th Depot Brigade. He was honorably discharged on November 19, 1918, on a surgeon's certificate of disability.

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Graham McKinnon

Born May 1, 1866, in Robeson County, North Carolina. A progressive farmer in the Rowland community, McKinnon was tapped to serve as a member of the state's eastern district exemption board in June 1917 to aid in the implementation of the draft for World War I. His untimely death just a few weeks after the appointment prevented him from serving.

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Graves, William Sidney

Born March 27, 1865, in Mount Calm, Texas. Graves was a career army officer who served as an assistant to the acting chief of staff of the army in early 1918 before being handed command of the 8th Infantry Division that July. He did not, however, serve in the European theater during the war (World War I) but was instead deployed to Siberia to prevent Japanese annexation of Russian territories during the Russian Revolution.

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Green, Isaac Edwards

Born August 15, 1852, in Warrenton, North Carolina. Green was a physician in Weldon who served on the Halifax County Exemption Board during World War I.

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Gregg, James Dennis

Born November 12, 1876, in North Carolina. Gregg was a dentist in Liberty, North Carolina, who served as a state senator representing Randolph County (took his seat in 1917).

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Gregory, Thomas Watt

Born November 6, 1861, in Crawfordsville, Mississippi. Gregory served as Attorney General of the United States from August 29, 1914, to March 1919.

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Griffen Jones

4th Captain

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Griffith Jones

He was a Squire of Bladen County. His daughter Elizabeth married William Houston of Duplin County.

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Griffith Rutherford

Rutherford was born around 1721 and died August 10, 1805. He was a colonial and Revolutionary official, military officer, and land speculator in North Carolina. He served as a Captain in the Rowan militia in 1760 during the Seven Years War and in other ranks during the Revolutionary War. In 1766, he began representing Rowan County in the North Carolina Assembly.

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Gromalin Earls

He signed a letter of petition to Arthur Dobbs on behalf of William Strother ca. 1763.

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Grover Cleveland Davis

Born July 12, 1886, in Orange County, North Carolina. In August 1920, Davis was an employee of the L. Banks Holt Manufacturing Company in Graham, North Carolina, when he provided testimony in an investigation into an attempted lynching in Graham.

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Grover Cleveland Scott

Born June 3, 1884, in Missouri. Scott was a foreman for the Tallassee Power Company in Badin, North Carolina. During an investigation into maltreatment of Tallassee employees by management in 1919, it was alleged that Scott was "cruel" to African American laborers under his supervision.

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Gustavus Ernest Lineberry

Born on January 12, 1870, in Chatham County, North Carolina. Lineberry served as superintendent of the State School for the Blind in Raleigh, North Carolina from 1918 until 1945.

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H. E. Lindsay

From Columbia, SC; chairman of a committee who submitted to Gov Bickett a resolution demanding action in response to an attempted lynching

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Hackett, Frank Dobbin

Born June 14, 1857, in North Carolina. Hackett was an attorney who held several public offices, including mayor of North Wilkesboro, deputy collector for the Internal Revenue Service, and State Bank examiner. During World War I, he served as secretary of the Wilkes County Council of Defense.

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Hadassie Clarice Foster Guthrie

Born July 3, 1901, in North Carolina. In 1920, Foster provided testimony in an investigation into an attempted lynching in Alamance County. She married Henry Clayborn Guthrie, a combat veteran of the 115th Machine Gun Battalion, in June 1921.

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Hampton Thomas Medford

Resident of Louisville KY in Aug 1919

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Hampton, Frank Armfield

Born March 9, 1884, in Hamptonville, North Carolina. Hampton was an attorney in Rocky Mount who served as the executive secretary of United States Senator Furnifold M. Simmons from 1917 to 1930.

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Hampton, John P.

Born May 15, 1868, in Ashe County, North Carolina. Hampton was a prominent farmer in the Horse Creek community of Ashe County.

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Handy, Frederick Chaille

Born May 23, 1875, in Richmond, Virginia. Handy served as a special agent in Greensboro, and later agent-in-charge of the Carolinas, for the Department of Justice from November 1917 to about 1923. In 1938, Handy was appointed by Gov. Clyde Hoey to be the first director of the newly-organized North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation and was charged with building out the agency.

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Hardee John Stockard

Born September 7, 1878, in Alamance County, North Carolina. Stockard was working as a deputy sheriff for Alamance County when in July 1920 a mob attempted to break the county jail and lynch three men accused of sexual assault. 

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Hardy Rise Jernigan

He lived in Johnston County and signed a letter of petition to Arthur Dobbs about the need for another justice in their section of the county.

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Harold F. Smith

Smith was the editor and publisher of the "American Soldier" magazine in Chicago, Illinois.

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Harold Smith Beers

Born December 31, 1881, in New York. Beers was superintendent of the electrical department at the Tallassee Power Company plant in Badin, North Carolina. He later worked for Alcoa in Tennessee.

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Harrell, Herbert Bascomb

Born September 24, 1893, in Weldon, North Carolina. Harrell was an attorney in Weldon.

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Harris, Fletcher Reese

Born September 25, 1859, in Granville County, North Carolina. Fletcher was a physician in Henderson, North Carolina. He was an advocate of eugenics as a means to protect the "Anglo Saxon race."

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Harris, Peter Charles

Born November 10, 1865, in Kingston, Georgia. Harris was a West Point graduate and career military officer who served as the Adjutant General of the Army from September 1, 1918, to August 31, 1922.

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Harry Emmons Reid

Born October 9, 1877, in North Carolina. Reid was the proprietor of the Reid Hardware Company in Lincolnton who served as the chairman of the Lincoln County Exemption Board during World War I.

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Harry Gambol Walker

Born August 22, 1889, in Creswell, North Carolina. At the time of the June 1917 registration drive for military service during World War I, Walker was twenty-seven years old with no dependents and was employed as a general manager of his father’s (Augustus G. Walker’s) store. He had prior military service as a commissioned officer in the North Carolina naval reserves.

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Harry Page

He was captain of the Lincoln Home Guard Company, which unit was called out to Charlotte in August 1919 to assist in enforcing order during a labor uprising.

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Harry Thomas Cory

Born May 27, 1870, in Montmorenci, Indiana. Cory was a renowned engineer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Immediately following World War I, Cory was dispatched to North Carolina and other southern states by Secretary of the Interior Franklin K. Lane to identify ideal locations for soldier resettlement communities.

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Harry West Whedbee

Born in Hertford, North Carolina, on September 22, 1872. Whedbee began his law career as an attorney in Greenville, North Carolina, and later attained a judgeship on the North Carolina Superior Court, which he held from 1910 to 1920.

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Harry Wills Weeks

Born December 8, 1893, in Pinehill, North Carolina. During World War I, Weeks served with Battery E of the 47th Artillery of the Coastal Artillery Corps from April 1917 to February 1919.

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Harvey J. Haywood

Born in Raleigh, North Carolina, on November 4, 1893. Haywood was the son of David Haywood, longtime chief butler at the Executive Mansion. He joined Company E of the 24th Infantry on March 2, 1915, and, under the command of Gen. John J. Pershing, pursued Francisco "Pancho" Villa into Mexico as part of the "Punitive Expedition" during the Mexican border crisis in 1916. During US involvement in World War I, Haywood served stateside and was promoted twice, reaching the rank of corporal in August 1918. Following the armistice, Haywood re-enlisted and moved with the 24th to Fort Benning, Georgia. He remained there as a member of the 24th up through 1940 and retired from the service with the rank of staff sergeant. Haywood is buried in the Ft. Benning Post Cemetery.

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Hayden Clement

Born September 25, 1879, in Mocksville, North Carolina. Clement was an attorney in Salisbury, North Carolina.

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Hayes, Thomas Henry

Born September 15, 1881. Hayes was a resident of Wilmington, North Carolina, when he registered for the draft (World War I) in September 1918. He was the president of the Fisheries Products Co., which produced fertilizer products.

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Haynes, Joseph Walter

Born June 20, 1881, in Haywood County, North Carolina. Haynes was an attorney in Asheville, North Carolina, who served as attorney for the county commissioners during the World War I era.

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Headley Morris Cox

Born March 21, 1882, in South Carolina. Cox was president of the Citizens' Bank of Mount Olive.

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Hennery Delon

8th Captain

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Henry Bouquet

A British Army officer, the Swiss-born Henry Bouquet (1719-1765) joined the Royal American Regiment in 1754. During the Seven Years War (also known as the French and Indian War), Bouquet participated in the attack on Fort Duquesne. He is best known for his victory at the Battle of Bushy Run.  Later promoted to brigadier general, he led the British forces in the southern colonies. 

Henry Bowman Foy

Born November 20, 1865, in Beaufort, South Carolina. Foy was a clerk for the Atlantic Coast Line Railroad who helped lead a movement to combat profiteering and overinflation of food, clothing, and housing in post-war (World War I) Wilmington.

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Henry Branson Varner

Born April 12, 1870, in Davidson County, North Carolina. Varner was a prominent and politically powerful citizen of Lexington, serving as the Chairman of the State Prison Board during the administration of Gov. Thomas W. Bickett, president of state and national editorial associations, and as state labor and printing commissioner. He owned and operated movie theaters and was the owner of the Lexington Dispatch.

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Henry Charles Menzies

Born November 5, 1873, in Old Fort, North Carolina. Menzies was a veteran of World War I and physician in the town of Hickory, North Carolina.

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Henry Clement Satterfield

Born March 8, 1882, in Person County, North Carolina. A longtime resident of Durham, North Carolina, Satterfield was engaged in the lumber industry, eventually working his way up to president of the Cary Lumber Company.

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Henry Edward Cowan Bryant

Born January 3, 1873, in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Bryant was a journalist who wrote for the Charlotte Observer, the Missoulian (Montana), the New York World (Washington, D.C.), and the Boston Herald.

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