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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Waerner H. Kisman Filed: Jan. 26, 1922
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Werner H. Kishman

#2150113  Pvt. Cas. Det. #245 163rd  D. B. Last assigned Co. "E", 118th Infantry


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,  & Ltrs A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918

Said   Werner H. Kishman was born in    Luana
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29 9/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Brown  eyes,  dark  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   9 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    10th  day of     April    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Sig. Cps. U. S. A.  






Name   Werner H. Kishman Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb  25     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     None


Horsemanship     No mtd


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F.  ypre Sector 1/14 to 9/7 18 Hindenberg line. Montbrehain Sector 9/13 to 10/12/18

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer     

Wounds received in service    Slight wound 8/12/18  near St. Martin.            

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed    (triple) March 14- 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    March 14th 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 or 45

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. 5/11/18.   Returned U S 3/27/19


  (Signature of Soldier) IWerner H. Kishman
    Bert Lynn
    Capt. of  Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  -------------------


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond