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Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Lloyd P. Kidner Filed:  March 15, 1919
             Strawberry Point

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Lloyd P. Kidner

#5293769 Private S. A. E. C.  State University 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     Lloyd P. Kidner was born in     Strawberry Point
in the State of     Iowa When enlisted he was    19     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,     red  hair,     light  complexion, and was       5  feet    inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Iowa City, Iowa

This    19   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

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





Name Lloyd P. Kidner Grade Private
Enlisted, or Inducted, October 19    1918, at  Iowa City, 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

Knowledge of any vocation   Farmer

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 Excellant

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

              Entitled to travel pay to Iowa City, Iowa.


  (Signature of Soldier) Lloyd P. Kidner
    Basil T. Church
    2nd Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. F.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond