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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Earl L. Muller Filed: Sept 18, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Earl L. Muller

#45788   Pvt  Machine Gun Comany, Eighteenth U. S. 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    Discharge for the convenience of the Government, under authority of G. O. #55, Series 1919, G. H. Q. A. E. F.


Said   Earl L. Muller was born in    Elkader
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    18     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Brown   eyes,  Brown  hair,   M. Fair  complexion, and was   five   feet   nine  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Mogendorf, Germany

This    5th    day of     June ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    C. A. Hunt  
    Colonel 18th U. S. Infantry.  





Name   Earl L. Muller Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 26    1919, at  Jefferson Barracks, Mo.
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     No regular target practice

Horsemanship     Dismounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  Minor operations. Lunaville sector (defensive) Oct

21-31, 1917; Toui-Sector (defensive) Jan. 15 to Mch. 6, 1918; Centigny (Offensive)
May 28-30, 1918. Montaddioe-Nayon, (defensive) April 25 to July 7, 1918; (Major Operation)
Aisne-Marne (Offensive) July 18th, 1918.
Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    ---------------

Wounds received in service    Enemy Artillery fire, July 18, 1918.

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  May 17, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  July, 1917  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


Sevice honest and faithful.
Triple typhoid Lipo Vaccine April 25, 1919.
  (Signature of Soldier) Earl L. Muller
    Thomas R. Gibson
    Capt. 18th Infantry,
    Commanding  M. G. Co. 18th Inf.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond