• Letter written by David Gourley of Cades Cove

    This is the last letter written by David Gourley of Cades Cove, Tennesee. Gourley died on the transport ship in route to Europe, a victim of the "Spanish" flu pandemic. He was in the 20th Company, 5th…

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  • Honorable discharge papers for Pvt. Joseph W. Knox

    Pvt. Joseph William Knox enlisted in Trenton, Tennessee on July 25, 1918. He was a 25-year-old farmer with black hair, brown eyes and a dark complexion who stood 5'9" at enlistment. He served in Franc…

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