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Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Clarence W. Brockmeyer

                #2151558  Private U. S. Guards, Unassigned



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. Auth. W. D. Nov. 15-1918 & Letter W. D. Nov. 30-1918


Said    Clarence W. Brockmeyer was born in    Edgewood
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22      years of age

and by occupation a   Farm

He had  Blue  eyes,     M. brown  hair,     fair  complexion, and was       5   feet     4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    8th   day of     January,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

Washington, D. C.  Apr. 16, 1919

Paid $60 under Act of Congress approve

           February 24th, 1919


C. E.  Gray

Major, Q. M. Corps


    Stephen A. Parks Jr.  
    Captain  Infantry  





Name    Clarence W. Brockmeyer Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb. 25,     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Never

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

Typhoid prophylaxis completed            March 13-1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      March 13-1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No A. F. D. G. O. 45/14.

              Casually discharged Co. 2, 183rd Depot

              Brigade, Camp Dodge, Iowa; formerly assigned to Co. B. 22 Bn. U. S. Guards,

              Camp Travis, Texas



  (Signature of Soldier) Clarence W. Brockmeyer
            Harry K. Seedham
            Capt. Infantry  U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. 2, 183rd D. B.

Camp Dodge, Iowa  Jan. 8, 1919

Paid in Full  $38.92

A. A. Padmore

Capt. Quartermaster, U. S. A.

American Lake, Wash.

Filed for Record this 14th day of February 1942  
  Marjorie Downie Lenth


  By Arline Nieman    Deputy


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond