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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Alfred I. Lindquist

#2151624  Pvt  C. H.  349th 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     .1st Ind. Letter A. G. O. 3705 Misc Div. 4/26/19 (Services no longer required)


Said    Alfred I. Lindquist  #2151624 was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29 1/2  years of age

and by occupation a   Carpenter

He had  blue  eyes,     light  hair,     fair  complexion, and was    15 (sic)   feet  6 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Mitchell Field L.I.N.Y.

This    13th   day of     May,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

    W. L. Haas, Jr.  
    Lt. Col. A.S.A.  




Name    Alfred I. Lindquist  #2151624 Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb 25th     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Carpenter
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     None



Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions     Served in France. Also see Remarks below.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed        March 13th, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      March 13th, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


Service honest & faithful. No absence under W. D. G. O. 45, 1914. No A. W. A. L.

of record. Entitled to wear one gold war service cheveron.

Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa

Entitled to sixty (60) dollars in addition to all other amounts due him as provided
in Sec. 1406 of the Rev. Act 1918 approved 2/24/19. Ser

Left U. S. Aug. 9th, 1918. Arrived in U. S.  5/7/19.


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions:  cont:

Assgt.  HDQ Co. 349 Inf., Camp Dodge, Iowa 2/26/18; Trans. to Camp Hos #36, Southampton, Eng.
8/18/18/-9/1/18; Trans to Casuals, Winchester Eng 9/1/18-9/9/18; Trans to Co. H. 349 Inf. 9/9/18 to
4/3/19; 1st Rep. Dept. St. Aignon 4/3/19 to 4/8/19; Sp. Cas. Co. #3907 4/8/19 to 5/17/19


  (Signature of Soldier) Alfred I. Lindquist
    James S. Pedler
    2nd Lt A.S.
Paid in Full on final statement $160.90   Commanding  Sp. Cas. Det. 3907

    Bonus of $60.00 ia included in final


S. J. D. Marshall

Recorded in Historian's Book Pocket City Post #267
Capt. Q. M. C. C. S. &  F. Q. American Legion McGregor, Iowa
  April 22nd, 1928
Filed for Record this  26th day of  April, 19 28   A. L. Haltmeyer

Marjorie Downie Lenth


County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond