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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     George E. Brechler

#832064, a Sergeant in Battery "C", 39th Artillery C. A. C. 


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   cONVENIENCE OF THE gOV'T PER s. o. 338, Camp Grant Dec. 7, 1918 Nov. 30, 1918


Said    George E. Brechler was born in    North McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21     years of age

and by occupation a   Mechanic

He had  blue  eyes,     light  hair,   ruddy  complexion, and was       five   feet   five  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Grant, Illinois

This    10th   day of     December    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    Edgar H. Lewenlyn  

Major, C. A. C.

163rd Depot Brigade







Name   George E. Brechler Grade   Sergeant
Enlisted, or Inducted,   December 14,     1917, at  Jefferson Banacks, Missouri
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Corporal - S. O. 155 C. D. P. S.      Sgt. S.O. 218 C. D. P. S.

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     None

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Mechanic

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     December 28, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  -----  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Good

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No absence under G. O.  45/1914.




  (Signature of Soldier) Walter A. Bruehahn
    Adolph Dalson
    1st Lieut Engrs. U. S. A.

Commanding  Cas. Det. #25

163rd Depot Bri.


Camp Grant, ILL.   Dec. 10 1918

         Paid in Full $16.24

         Alex C. McKelvey, Capt. Q. M. Corps

         Melvin Peterson   2nd Lieut. Q.M. C.    


Filed for Record this 14th day of   June, 1941      


Marjorie Downie Lenth




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond