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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: George Leuchtenmacher Filed: April 30, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     George Leuchtenmacher

#21861241 Pvt. Casual Det. 248 163  D. B. Last Assgd. to Co. C 8th M. G. Bn.


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,  Ltr. A. G. A. Nov. 30/18


Said    George Leuchtenmacher was born in    Elgin
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    24 3/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Gray  eyes, Lt. Brown  hair,  Fair  complexion, and was       5   feet   10  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    11h   day of     April,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  





Name    George Leuchtenmacher Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Oct. 5     1917, at  Canton, S. D.
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not qual

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F. 2nd Battle of the Marne

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    Gassed

Physical condition when discharged     Good Verdum

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   10-22, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


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

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. April 1, 1918.   Arrived U. S. May 16th, 1919
  (Signature of Soldier) George Leuchtenmacher
    Walter W. Cooper
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. No. 248556

163rd D. B.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond