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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Joseph S. Peck Filed: July 7, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Joseph S. Peck

#3224277, Pvt. 1/cl., Cas. Det. #742, Demob. Group    Last Assigned, Co. B. 352nd 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. 15-18, Letter A. G. A.  Nov. 30-18.


Said   Joseph S. Peck was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue   eyes,  Dark  hair, Fair  complexion, and was   5   feet   6  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    14    day of     June ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

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




Name   Joseph S. Peck Grade   Private 1st Class
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 27,    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not rated

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  A. E. F.  Haute-Alsace, Oct. 12 to Nov. 4, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farm Laborer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] June 14, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    or  absence under G. O. 31 or 45 1914.
Entitled to travel pay..
Left U.S. August 16, 1918. Arrived U.S. June 3, 1919.
  (Signature of Soldier) Joseph S. Peck
    Walter E. Shindell
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond