Tommie “Buster” Cranford—
Buster was born 01 Apr 1898 in Texas to the parents of Henry and Mary (Johnson)
Cranford. He registered Jun 5, 1917 in Corsicana, Texas. He was working for
Edward Polk of Corsicana at the time of registration. He was of colored race,
tall, medium build with dark eyes and dark hair. He is listed in the “Soldiers
of the Great War” as a soldier from Corsicana, Texas, as dying from disease.