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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Frank J. Oehmke

#21484296   Corp. Casual Det. 1006 Dem Group.  Last Assd. 339. M. G.


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    W. D. Tele 11-15-18 AGA  11/30-18.


Said    Frank J. Oehmke was born in    Gittord
in the State of    Ill. When enlisted he was    27 1/2  years of age

and by occupation a   Cement Man

He had  Blue  eyes, Black  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was    5   feet  11  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This  13  day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

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




Name   Frank J. Oehmke Grade   Corp.
Enlisted, or Inducted,   2/24     1918, at  Rockwell City, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none
Noncommissioned officer   Corp. RSO 16 5/17/19 Forwarded  Oct 6, 1920
Knowledge of any vocation    Cement Man Approved by K. W. Thom
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  not qualified for Victory Medal With France

Horsemanship     none

K. W. Thom 1st Lt. 11 M. G. Bn.

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      A. E. F. 

Asst. Recruiting Officer
Decorations, Medals, Citations:  None  

Wounds received in service    None


Physical condition when discharged     Good


Typhoid prophylaxis completed     [triple] 3/19/18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed   3/19/18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A.W.O.L.    or absence under  G O. 45 or  31--1914

Entitled to travel pay to Pomeroy, Iowa.

Left U. S. 6/30-1918    Arr. U. S.   7-6-1919



Camp Dodge, Iowa (Signature of Soldier) Frank J. Oelmke
July 13  1919  Paid in Full   Dennis Delaney
Including Bonus $81.66   Capt. Inf. U.S.A.
A. A. Padmore   Commanding  Cas. Det. 1006
Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.  
Filed for Record this 17th day of June, 1941  
Marjorie Downie Lenth    




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond