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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Henry J. Meyer Filed: June 6, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.


To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Henry J. Meyer

#4006362 Private Casual Det. #399--163rd D. B. (Last assigned Co. G. 28th Infantry.)


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, --18,  and Letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918

Said   Henry J. Meyer was born in    Clayton
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25    years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    8th  day of     May    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  






Name   Henry J. Meyer Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 5     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     marksman


Horsemanship     not mounted


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    farming           

Wounds received in service    none                 

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed    [triple] July 27, 1918


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

Married or Single    single

Character  excellent


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

Entitled to travel pay

  (Signature of Soldier) Henry J. Meyer
    Walter --Cooper (signiture traced)
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. No. 399 163 D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond