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Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Edwin W. Dickman Filed:  April 19,, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Edwin W. Dickman

#3481641 Pvt. Casual Det. #43. 163 Depoy Brg.



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     Hon. Disc. per Tel. A. G. O. Nov. 15, 1918 and letter W. D. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Edwin W. Dickman was born in     Garnaville
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22     years of age

and by occupation a   Asst. Cashier

He had  blue  eyes,   Light Brown  hair,     Fair  complexion, and was       5  feet    inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge

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

    George M. Davies,  
    Major  Infantry, U. S. A.  





Name    Edwin W. Dickman Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 25    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   none

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Asst. Cashier

Wounds received in service     none

Physical condition when discharged     good

(Triple)Typhoid prophylaxis completed     Aug. 31, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Aug 31, 1918  

Married or Single    single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: None


  (Signature of Soldier) Edwin W. Dickman
    Bert L. Combs,
    2nd Lieut. Signal Corps
    Commanding  Cas. Det. #43 163, D. B.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond