How do I categorize this man's military service?

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This man served in the 42nd Rainbow Division during WWI.  How do I add a category to denote his service?

WikiTree profile: Roy McClure
in Policy and Style by Carolyn Martin G2G6 Pilot (150k points)

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I'd start here:

The project has a number of recommendations as it relates to how to categorize and how to recognize veterans from WW I.

At the very least, you should be able to put him in: [[Category:United States Army, World War I]]

by Scott Fulkerson G2G6 Pilot (776k points)

And I didn't see the 42ID as a category at this time, so if you wanted a category to be created, you'd just need to request it.

I stand corrected - apparently they were part of the Expeditionary forces:

[[Category: 42nd Infantry Division, United States Army, World War I]]

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