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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Frank Northrup

#446950   Private Casual Det. 911 Dem. Group;  Last Assigned Co. E 6th Sup. Ten


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    Frank Northrup was born in    Fayette Co.
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25 9/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This  30th  day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

  Louis C. Causler  
    Major Signal Corps. U. S. A.  




Name   Frank Northrup Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 4     1918, at  Madison, Wis.
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never  
Knowledge of any vocation    Farming  
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified  

Horsemanship     Not mounted


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      A. E. F.  Gerardiner Aug 31 to Oct 16, 1918; Meuse Argonne  Nov. 2 to 6 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:  None  

Wounds received in service    None


Physical condition when discharged     Good


Typhoid prophylaxis completed     June 5, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed   June 5, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    No  Absence under  G. O. 31 and  45 1914

Entitled to Travel Pay.

Left U. S. Jul 14, 1918    Returned to U. S.  June 22, 1919



Camp Dodge, Iowa (Signature of Soldier) Frank Northrop
June 30  1919   G. E. Jemison
Paid in Full including Bonus $98.50   Capt. Inf. U.S.A.
A. A. Padmore   Commanding  Cas. Det. 911
  Demob Group
Filed for Record this 5th day of May, 1936  
Verna M. O'Connor    

County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond