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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Edward H. Nieman Filed: July 1, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Edward H. Nieman

#4818499 Co "B" 19th Division Supply Train   Casual Det. #62-163 D. B.


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    War Dep. telegram Nov. 15 1918 and letter A. G. O. Nov. 30 1918


Said   Edward H. Nieman was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Lt. Brown  hair, Ruddy  complexion, and was    feet   3 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    13    day of     Feb ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    George M. Davies  
    Major Infantry, U. S. A.  





Name   Edward H. Nieman Grade   Pvt. 1st Cl.
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sep. 4    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   ---------

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not rated

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] Sep 27, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.'s     no absence under G. O. 31 '12  or G. O. 45 '14.
Entitled to travel pay
Pvt. Co. "52" Depot Brigade Sep. 4-1918 to Nov. 12-1918.
Transferred to Co. "B" 19th Division Supply Train Nov. 12-1918
  (Signature of Soldier) Edward H. Niemann
    C. E. Paul
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. "B" 19th Division Supply Train

Caus. Det. 163rd D. B.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond