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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Clarence Nading Filed: January  5th, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Clarence Nading

#2103954 Private  Casual Det. #157,  163rd  D.B. (last assigned Co. E. 38th Inf.)



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 and ltr. A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Clarence Nading was born in    Mederville
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 6/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  Brown  eyes,  Lt. Brown  hair,   Fair  complexion, and was       -5-   feet   3 3/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    25th   day of     March,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  





Name    Clarance Nading Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 18th     1917, 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       Maine July 18, Aug.2 -1918, St Mihiel Sept. 12-14-1918, Argonne Woods Oct. 9-10-1918.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   Oct. 31, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Oct. 31, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


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

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S.      Arr. U. S. March 18, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Clarence Nading
    Klemme A. Longley
    1st Lt. C. A. C.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 157


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond