9/12/1918 1021 S 18th St, Mattoon, Coles Co, IL was his address when he registered for the draft, signing as Fred E Guy, age 35. He verified his birth date, wife Edna Guy, same address, as next of kin. His occupation was car repairer for the Big Four Railroad at Mattoon. Physically he was described as medium height, medium build, with blue eyes and brown hair.
1920 Mattoon, Coles Co, IL was his residence at census time. He and Edna had a 6 year old child, name unreadable but it must have been Earl. Fred was a car repairer on the railroad.
1930 Same place, same occupation. The census that year recorded him as Fred E, 47 years old, married for the first time at age 24 and with the occupation of car repair on the railroad. Edna at 46, married at 24. Earl, 17, and Lois, 9, were listed only as relatives rather than children. Fred's home was valued at $8000.
Some say he died 3/20/1941 but the date posted is from death records.