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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Clarence C. Dunsmore

#5293426  Private    S.A.T.C. State Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa



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     Expiration term of service


Said    Clarence C. Dunsmore was born in    Strawberry Point
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    19     years of age

and by occupation a   Clerk

He had  Blue eyes,     Brown  hair,     Light  complexion, and was       5   feet     10      inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Iowa City, Iowa

This    18th   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     Eighteen.

    George W. Robertson  
    Captain Infantry, U. S. A.  

Washington, D. C. Mar. 17, 1918

Paid $60 under Act of Congress

approved February 24th, 1918

C. E. Gray





Name    Clarence C. Dunsmore Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   October 1st     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   No

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation   Clerk

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     November 16, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  November 16, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

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

              Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa



(Signature of Soldier)

Clarence C. Dunsmore
    Alexander W. Cavins
    2nd Lieut. Inf.  U. S. A.

Paid in Full Dec. 18, 1918

$25.35 Clifford E. Caswell

2nd Lieut. M. C.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond