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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Fred L. Dalen Filed:  Nov 21, 1921

      Freda Katschkowsky       County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Fred L. Dalen

#2814241  Pvt. Co. E. 356 Inf.  



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    Fred L. Dalen was born in    Platteville
in the State of    Wisconsin When enlisted he was    29     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Grant, Illinois

This    10   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Harry B. Goodison  
    Major  Inf. U. S. A.  





Name    Fred L. Dalen Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 25th     1918, at  Lancaster, Wisconsin
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       Lucy sector, Aug. 5, to Sept 11; St Mihiel off. Sept 12 to 16th; Euvezin Sector Sept. 17th-20th, 1918.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Excellent

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     April 24th, 1919


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  April 24th, 1919  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks:  Army of Occupation

              Sailed from U. S. June 30th 1918; Returned to U. S. May 28th, 1919

              Absence without leave under G. O. 31 W. D.  1912 or W. D. 45-1914, None.


  (Signature of Soldier) Fred L. Dalen
    First Lieut. F. A. U. S. A.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond