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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: George Landsgard Filed: Nov.. 27th, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     George Landsgard

#2105518  Wagoner Cas. Det. 1216  Dem. Group. Last Assigned Co. C. 4th Amn Train


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    George Landsgard was born in    Clayton Co.
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25 2/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,   fair  complexion, and was       5   feet   6 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    7th   day of     August,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    C. H. Newby  
    Major Inf. U. S. A.  





Name    George Landsgard Grade   Wagoner
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 18     1917, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not rated

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F.  Siane-Marne off. 18 July - 6 Aug.  Vesla off.  7-14 Aug. St. Mihiel off. 12016 Sept. Meuse Argonne off 26 Sept. 11 Nov. 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   Oct. 31, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Oct. 31, 1917  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 or 45, 1914

Entitled to travel pay to Elgin, Iowa

Left U. S. May 22,, 1918.   Arrived U. S. Aug. 1, 1919
  (Signature of Soldier) George Landsgard
    L. G. Drake
    Capt. Inf.
    Commanding  C. D. 1216


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond