IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Raymond H. Allen Filed:  October 24, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Raymond H. Allen

#5293383 Private  S. A. T. C. State Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.



THE UNITED STATES ARMY, as a Testimonial of Honest and Faithful Service, is herby HONORABLY DISCHARGED from the military service of the UNITED STATES by reason of     Expiration term of service.


Said    Raymond H. Allen was born in     McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    20         years of age

and by occupation a   Student

He had  Blue  eyes,   Dark      hair,     Medium   complexion, and was    5  feet   10 1/2   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Iowa City, Iowa

This    19   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    George W. Robertson  
    Captain  Infantry, U. S. A.  





Name    Raymond H. Allen Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   October 1    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   No

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Student

Wounds received in service     None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     November 16 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  November 16 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. or absence from duty under G. O. 31,1912 or G. O. 45,1914.

              Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa.



  (Signature of Soldier) Raymond H. Allen
    Daniel R. Johnson
    2nd Lt. Infantry, U. S. A.
    Commanding  Comapny L.




~ source: Clayton County, Iowa Discharges. LDS microfilm #1516914 Item #6

~transcribed by Constance Diamond