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Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Erwin F. Dickman Filed:  July 14, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Erwin F. Dickman

#3224289 Pvt. Cas Det. 745 Demo. Group. Ass'd M. G. Co 352 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     Tel. Auth. W. D. 11/15 & A. G. O. Lts. 11/30/18


Said    Erwin F. Dickman was born in    Garnavillo
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    24 10/2     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,   light  hair,     light      complexion, and was       6  feet               inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    13   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler,  
    Major  Sig. Corps, U. S. A.  





Name    Erwin F. Dickman Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   5-27   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       A. E. F. Haute Alsace Sect. 10/12 to 11/4/18

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service     none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed           6-14-18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      6-14-18  

Married or Single    single

Character   Excellent

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

              Entitled to travel pay.

              Left U. S. 8-16-1918. Returned U. S. 6-3-19


  (Signature of Soldier) Erwin F. Dickman
    L. Runner
    Capt. Engrs., U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 745

Camp Dodge




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond