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Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Andrew B. Dahman Filed:  Mar. 5, 1920

      Freda Katschkowsky       County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Andrew B. Dahman

#2694109  Pvt. Bty F.  11th Field Artillery



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 Government, Demobilization of Organization, per circular 106, W. D. 1918


Said    Andrew B. Dahman was born in     Milwaukee
in the State of    Wisconsin When enlisted he was    26 1/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Machinist

He had  Blue  eyes,     Brown  hair,     Medium  complexion, and was       5  feet     1 1/4   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Grant, Illinois

This    24   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

    Harry B. Goodison  
    Major  Infantry  





Name    Andrew B. Dahman Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   9-4      1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     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       None.

Decorations; Badges:    None
Medals; Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Machinist

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     6-10-18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  6-10-18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks:  Entitled to travel pay to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

               Sailed from U. S. 8-22-1918. Returned to U. S. 6-10-1919

               No Absence without leave under G. O. No. 31, W. D. 1912 and No W. D. 45-1914;




  (Signature of Soldier) Andrew B. Dahman
        unreadable hand writing
        1st. Lt. C. A. C. Demob. Grp.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond