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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Elmer Moser Filed: June 9th, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Elmer Moser

#3776747  Private Coast Artillery Corps. Unassigned.  Battery A. 6th Battalion Trench Atillery.


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. Auth. W. D. Dated Nov. 15, 1918 and Letter W. D. Dated Nov. 30, 1918.


Said   Elmer Moser was born in    Osterdock
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    20 7/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Brown  hair, Fair  complexion, and was   5   feet   9 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    30   day of     January ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    William E. Per Lee  
    Major Inf.  





Name    Elmer Moser Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Aug. 14     1919, at  Dubuque, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Note Rated

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F. Nov.2nd, 1918 to Jan. 8th, 1919.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple] Aug. 27, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No  A. F. D. G. O. 45-14 From Aug. 4, 1918 to Aug. 22, 1918
Served with Jefferson Barracks Mo. from Aug. 22 to Sept. 19, 1918. Served with
13th Company Pensacola C. A. from Sept 20 to Sept. 21, 1918. Served Hq. C. D. C.
Fort Caswell from Sept. 22, 1918 to Jan. 1919. Served with Bhy A. 6th T. A. H.
Transfered to Camp Dodge for discharge.
Blue U. S. Chevron


  (Signature of Soldier) Elmer Moser
    Rufus A. Shott
    Captain Infantry U. S. A.
    Commanding  11th Co. 163 D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond