Unknown World War I Soldier

I believe I fought in the US Army during World War I ... can't remember. At one time someone loved me and placed my portrait in an oval frame with convex glass. I know this because of the particular bend in my picture. The size is approximately 19 ½ inches x 12 ½ inches. An artistic decoration surrounding me depicts the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, and World War I. Directly beneath my picture is a shield with the words, 'Spirit of '76 & '18'. The artist has signed my portrait with the initials, 'JK'.

My descendant may have been a doctor in Hoke County sometime around 1923. You can't see my wire-rimmed glasses here, but you can click on my photo and see a 'computer-cleaned' close-up of me. Perhaps you will recognize me then. I hope so.

The 1930 Census of Raeford, Hoke County, NC shows there were four practicing Doctors and two Dentist in the area in 1930:
Dr. George W. Brown, 58 yrs.
Dr. Robert A. Matherson, 63 yrs.
Dr. Alexander C. Bethune, 58 yrs.
Dr. Robert L. Murry, 33 yrs.

Dr. Hector McDiarmid, 40
Dr. Henry R. Cromarty, 54

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