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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Joseph Kregel Filed: Dec. 28, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Joseph Kregel

#3224214  Private Co. C. Development Battalion No. 1


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    Telegraphic Authority Adjutant General Army dated November 15, 1918.


Said    Joseph Kregel was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22 11/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Brown  hair,   light  complexion, and was       6   feet   1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    first   day of     December    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    Ray M. Mahon  
    Captain Infantry.  





Name    Joseph Kregel   3224214 Grade   Private Infantry
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 27     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     No practice

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farm hand

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed    July 13, 1918


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

Married or Single    married

Character   I certify that this soldier's character

  is very good.


Soldier entitles to travel pay to place of enlistment.
  (Signature of Soldier) Joseph Kregel
    William M. Brennan
    Captain Infantry.
    Commanding  Co. C. Div. Bn. No. 1.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond