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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Herbert J, Campbell Filed:  February 21, 1921

      Clara L. Curtis Otis      County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Herbert J, Campbell

#4006085  Private    Casual Det. 1139,  Dem. Group. (Last Assd. Co. "E" 5th A--d. Tri.


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, & Ltrs A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said     Herbert J, Campbell was born in    Monona
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    24 3/12     years of age

and by occupation a   carpenter

He had  Blue  eyes,     light  hair,     fair  complexion, and was       5   feet     6  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    29th   day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    C. H. Newby  
    Major  Inf., U. S. A.  





Name    Herbert J, Campbell Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 26     1918, at  Waukon, Iowa
Serving in     1st     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not rated

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       Verdum Sect. 5 Nov.-11 Nov.1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Carpenter

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Triple Typhoid prophylaxis completed     Aug. 15 , 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    

Married or Single    Married

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No absence under G. O. 31 W. D.  1912 or W. D. 45-1914.

              Entitled to travel pay to North McGregor, Iowa

              Left U. S. Sept. 14, 1918. Arrived U. S. July 26, 1919



  (Signature of Soldier) Herbert J, Campbell
    H. F. Hyde
    Capt. Infty.
    Commanding  Det. 1139


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond