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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Harold Francis Oelberg

#5312702   Private Student's Army Training Corps Upper Iowa University


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    expiration of term of service per Tele A. G. O.  Nov. 26, 1918


Said   Harold Francis Oelberg was born in    Lima
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    20 3/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Fayette, Iowa

This  15th  day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

Washington, D.C.Apr 23, 1919 Clyde A. Jack  
Paid $60.00 under Act of Congress, approved 1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.  

February 24th, 1919

C. E. Gray      
Major Q.M. Corps    
Travel Pay to Fayette, Iowa    




Name   Harold Francis Oelberg Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   October 1     1918, at  Fayette, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   --------------------  
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer  
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     ------------------  

Horsemanship     -----------------------


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      --------------------------------------------------------

Decorations, Medals, Citations:  -----------------------------------  

Wounds received in service    -----------------------------------------------------------


Physical condition when discharged     Normal


Typhoid prophylaxis completed     October 23, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed   October 23, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent




Chicago, Illinois Dec. 19, 1918 (Signature of Soldier) Harold F. Oelberg
Paid in Full $15.00   Clyde A. Jack
C. E. Fennety   S.A.T.C.
Maj. Q. M. C.   Commanding  Upper Iowa University
Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.  
Filed for Record this 20th day of November, 1936  
Verna M. O'Connor    

County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond