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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Leo A. Moon Filed: January  5th, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Leo A. Moon

#4,010,021 Pvt. Casual Det. #658  Dem. Group. (Last Ass'd 4th Co. C.A.C.)



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    Leo A. Moon was born in    Farmersburg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22 3/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,   ruddy  complexion, and was     -5-   feet   71/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    24th   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  





Name    Leo A. Moon Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 4th      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 qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    farmer

Wounds received in service    fone

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   Sept. 30, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Sept. 30, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31/14 or G. O.  45/14

Entitled to travel pay


  (Signature of Soldier) Leo A. Moon
    G. F. Beane
    Capt. Inf. U.S.A
    Commanding  C. D. 858


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond