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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Lee J. Cassutt

A. S. N. #2105481 Sergeant Casual Detachment #19 163 Depot Brigade


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     Telegraphic Authority A. G. A. Nov. 15, 1918, Letter War Dept. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Lee J. Cassutt was born in    Elkader
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25        years of age

and by occupation a   A. farmer

He had  blue   eyes,  Red  hair,     Ruddy  complexion, and was       5   feet     5      inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    30th   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    Rush S. Wells  
    Colonel Cawley, U. S. A.  
    163rd Depot Brigade Commanding.
    Commanding Casuals  

Washington D. C. Apr. 21, 1919

Paid $60.00 under Act of Congress

Approved February 24th 1919

C. E. Gray





Name    Leo J. Cassutt   A. S. N. #2105481 Grade   Sergeant
Enlisted, or Inducted,   September 18    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   Apid Corporal July 6, 1918; Aptd Sergeant, Bn S. O 12 Tr. Bn. Sept. 1, 1918

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   Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     October 31, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    October 31, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

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

              Entitled to travel pay




(Signature of Soldier)

Leo J. Cassutt
    Charles R. Seitz
    1st Lieut. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding   Casual Det. No. 19

Camp Dodge, Iowa

Dec 30, 1918

Paid in full $58.72

A.A. Padmore

Corporal Quartermaster, U.S.A.

Filed for record this 28th day of   March    1934

Verna M. O'Connor County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond