Roy H Gehris

Submitted by: Roy F Gehris {Son}

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Roy H Gehris was born around 1898. Roy Gehris served in World War 1 with the United States Army. The enlistment was in 1916 and the service was completed in 1919.

Story of Service


Joined U.S. Army on 11 Oct 1916., Ft. Slocum, NY.

Served in Panama Canal Zone from 28 Nov 1916 to 6 Aug 1918, Company I, 18th Infantry as a Bugler.

Reenlisted on 4 Dec 1919 at Camp Zachery Taylor in HQ Battery, 56th Artillery

Discharged as Sgt., Bugler on 27 July 1921 at Camp Jackson, SC.

Served as 1st Sgt. in Pennsylvania National Guard.