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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Carl Johansen Filed: November 15, 1919

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Carl Johansen

#2105510  Private, Cas. Det. 1215  Demo. Group. (Last Assigned Co. C., 4th Am. Train)


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. W. D. Nov. 15, 1918,  Let. A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Carl Johansen was born in    Hawkeye
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    23 1/6     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  dk. brown  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was   5   feet 71/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    7th   day of     August    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    C. H. Rawley  
    Major, Infantry, U. S. A.  





Name    Carl Johansen Grade   Private 1st Cl.
Enlisted, or Inducted,   September 18    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 qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions    Aisne-Marne Off. July 18 to Aug. 6, 1918. Vesle Off. Aug. 7 -14, 1918. St. Liniel Off. Sept. 12 to 16, 1918. Meuse-Argonne Off. Sept. 26 to Nov. 11, 1918.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   October 31, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  -----------------  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


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

Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa

Left U. S. May 22th, 1918.   returned U. S. A. August 1, 1919
  (Signature of Soldier) Carl Johansen
    J. C. Sutton
    Capt. Infantry.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 1215


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond