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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     William J. Carnicle

#1414648 Cook Casual Det. No. 475-163,  DB Last Assgd Co. ("G" 308th Infantry)



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     W. D. Telegram Washington D. C. Jan. 18, 1919, Letter A.G.A. Nov. 30-18


Said    William J. Carnicle was born in    Strawberry Point
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    24        years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    18th   day of     May,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis C. Causler  
    Major Legnol Corp., U. S. A.  

INTER-URBAN RAILWAY  Ticket from Camp Dodge to Manchester, Iowa

  Date issued  5-18-19

H. E. Lavine, Agent




Name    William J. Carnicle Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 11     1917, at  Manchester, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions     A. E. F.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation   Farming

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

(Triple) Typhoid prophylaxis completed     6 -16-17


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed           9-18-17  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks:  No A. W. O. L. or absence under G. O. 310045 1914

              Entitled to travel pay

              Left U. S. Oct 13-18.  Arrived U. S. April 28, 1919 



(Signature of Soldier)

William J. Carnicle
    H. P. Kelly
    Capt. Field Artillery. U. S. A.
    Commanding   Cas Det. #475

Camp Dodge, Iowa

May 18, 1919

Paid in full including Bonus $127.29

A.A. Padmore

Corporal Quartermaster, U.S.A.

Filed for record this 4th day of   March    1935

Marjorie Downie Lanth  County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond