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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Elmer L. Langlie Filed: Oct. 16.28, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Elmer L. Langlie

#2151622  Pvt. 1cl.  Cas. Det. 601  Demob. Group. Last assgd. 129 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,  and letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Elmer L. Langlie was born in    North McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25 3/12     years of age

and by occupation a   book keeper

He had  blue  eyes,  light  hair,   fair  complexion, and was       5   feet   8  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    2nd   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  





Name    Elmer L. Langlie Grade   Pvt. 1cl.
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     not rated

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       Meuse-Argonne Offensive. Somme; Amiena Sector: Verdun Sector.

Badges, Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Book Keeping

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   March 13, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  March 13, 1918  

Married or Single    Married

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    or A. F. D. G. O. 31/12  or 45/14.

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. May 10, 1918.   Arrived U. S. May 22, 1919
  (Signature of Soldier) Elmer L. Langlie
    Dennis Delaney
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Casual Det. 601


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond