IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Herman John Andreae Filed:  May 10th, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Herman John Andreae

#3009963 Bugler Engineers (#) Unassigned. Last assigned to Co. "C" 211th Engineers Camp Meade Maryland.



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     Tel. W. D. Nov. 15-18; Letter A. G. O. Nov. 30-18


Said    Herman John Andreae was born in     Arlington
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    30 6/2     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,   Brown  hair,     Fair  complexion, and was       6  feet   1/2   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    6th   day of     February,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Stephen A. Park, Jr.  
    Captain  Infantry.  





Name    Herman John Andreae Grade   Bugler
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 29    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   no

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service     none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

(Triple)Typhoid prophylaxis completed     August 22, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed         August 22, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: 15th Prov. Recruit Co. 7/29 to 8/16/18;  Co. C. 211 Engrs. 8/16/18 to 1/28/19

              No A. W. O. L. or absence under W. D. G. O. 45,1914.

              Entitled to travel pay. Service honest and faithful.

              Transferred to Cp. Dodge, Iowa for discharge.


  (Signature of Soldier) Herman John Andreae
           Chas B. Smith
    Captain Engineers, U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. C. 211th Engrs.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond