US, Texas—WWI Records, 1917–1920


How to Index a WWI Service Record—Sample 2


For the sample image above, the fields would be indexed as follows:

  1. Surname: Buck
  2. Given Names: Raymond Elliott
  3. Race: White
  4. Age: Press Ctrl+to mark this field as blank.
  5. Birth City or Town: Fort Worth
  6. Birth State or Country: Texas
  7. Birth Month: Jul
  8. Birth Day: 13
  9. Birth Year: 1894
  10. Enlistment City or Town: Leon Springs
  11. Event Month: Aug
  12. Event Day: 15
  13. Event Year: 1917
  14. Death Month: Press Tab to skip this field.
  15. Death Day: Press Tab to skip this field.
  16. Death Year: Press Tab to skip this field.
  17. Person Notified of Death: Given Names: Press Tab to skip this field.
  18. Person Notified of Death: Surname: Press Tab to skip this field.
  19. Relationship: Press Tab to skip this field.