WWI at Home Pt 12
Twenty-two year old, Walter R. Hanna enlisted in the Regular Army at Fort George Wright on June 4, 1917. Before shipping out, he completed his coursework to graduate from Cheney Normal School in 1918.
Starting March 1918, he served overseas with Troop G of the 6th Cavalry until he was severely wounded on May 25, 1919. He was transferred to Letterman General Hospital at the Presidio of San Francisco in June.
Walter was released from the military with disability on September 30, 1919.