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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Elmer H. Mueller Filed: April 4th, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Elmer H. Mueller

Private Co. 11-3 Bn. 163 Depot Brigade


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. Order  Dec. 3, 1918


Said   Elmer H. Mueller was born in    Guttenerg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Light Brown  hair, Fair  complexion, and was   5   feet   11 1/2 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Ohio

This    12   day of     Dec ,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    William E. Per Lee  
    Major Inf.  





Name    Elmer H. Mueller Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept 14     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   no

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     none

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple] Sep. 31, 1918


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

Married or Single    single

Character   Good


No A. W. O. L.  No A. F. D. under G. O. #45 1914.
  (Signature of Soldier) Elmer H. Mueller
    Rufus W. Scott
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. 11, 163 D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond