Thanks for your help.It is apparent then that he did not serve as he claimed exemption as supporting a family and 'weak eyes'Pretty interesting. I have seen pictures of him and saw no glasses (of course, that's not unusual) perhaps the army thought his vision insufficient to shoot straight. Ha. ha. Anyway thanks again.
I also have a posting for draft lookup for: James Roscoe Hawkins, b 8/15/1884 m. to Emma Jane Williams.POssibly residing in Warren or Jefferson Co., Ky. at the time of WWIAny clues there??