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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     William Edward Kile

#4499236  Private  1st Class, Medical Department



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     E. T. S. Demobilization auth per order Comdg Genl. Cp. Funston, Ks. Feb.22, 19 and Letter W. D. S. G. O. Feb. 19/19 Cir. 77 W. D. /18.


Said    William Edward Kile was born in    Des Moines
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22 10/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  gray  eyes,   Brown  hair,  Dark  complexion, and was    five   feet  three 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Cp. Hosp. Cp. Funston Ks.

This    8th   day of     October,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    G---- P. Ried  
    Colonel, Med. Corps, U. S. A.  




Name    William Edward Kile Grade   Pvt 1st Class
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Aug 27     1918, at  Ainsworth Nebraska
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not Classified
    Office of the Quartermaster

finance Branch

    Fort Riley, Kansas

Oct. 8, 1919

    Paid in Full $87.61 Including Bonus
    $60.00 and Travel Pay at 5 cents per mile
    H. D. Cory
    H. D. Cory, Capt. Q. M. C.



Horsemanship     Qualified

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    Entitled to Victory Medal Apr 9/19 Silver service Chevrons Feb 27/19 Aug 27/19

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [-----]  September 24, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      September 24, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  or other  absence under G. O. #45 W. D. /14

Entitled to travel pay to Ainsworth, Nebraska  Co. 22, 164 D. B. Aug 29 to Sept 5/18 Medical Department - U. S. A. Sept. 5/18 to date of discharge.



  (Signature of Soldier) William E. Kile
    Wayne H. Crum
    Major Med. Corps, U. S. A.
    Commanding  Det. Med. Dect.
Filed for Record this  4th day of Marcn, 19 42    

Marjorie Downie Lenth


County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond