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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Fred W. Kleinow Filed: Jan. 9, 1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Fred W. Kleinow

#7703714 Pvt. Casual Det. #753 Dem group. (Last assgned Co. G. 352 Inf.)


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,  letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918

Said   Fred W. Kleinow was born in    Pleasant Ridge
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    20 9/12     years of age

and by occupation a   engine handler

He had  blue  eyes,  dark  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   7 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    14th  day of     June    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  






Name   Fred W. Kleinow Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 15     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       A. E. F. Haute Alsace Oct. 17, 1918, Nov. 1, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    engine handler           

Wounds received in service    None                 

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  (triple)   July 13,, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    July 13, 1918  

Married or Single    Married

Character  Excellent


Entitled to Travel pay; no A.W.O.L.  no absence under G. O. 31/14 or G. O. 45/14.
Left U. S. Aug. 16/18     arrived  U S  June 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Fred W. Kleinow
    Robert E. Sherman
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  C. D. 753


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond