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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Charles H. Peters Filed: Feb. 25, 1922
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Charles H. Peters

#625307  Engineer Hq. Co. 57 Art C.A.C.


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   For the convenience of the Government per per 16 S.O. 28 Hq. Camp Grant, Ill., Jan 28, 1919

Said   Charles H. Peters was born in    Edgewood
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    23 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a  Lineman

He had  brown  eyes,  dk. brown  hair,  fair  complexion, and was  6   feet   1  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Grant, Ill.

This    1  day of     February    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    H.W. Barlett  
    Major Inf. U. S. A.  





Name   Charles H. Peters Grade   Engineer
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Apr 21    1917, at  Jefferson Brks., Mo.
Serving in     First    enlistment period at date of discharge.  
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Engineers Aug. 26, 1918, S.C. 200
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  Not qualified
Horsemanship     No mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   St. Mihiel Sep. 12--13, 1918; Argonne offensive Sep. 25 to Nov. 17, 1918.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Lineman
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed    Feb. 22, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    June 29, 1917
Married or Single    single Character  excellent

Service honest and faithful. Entitled to travel pay to Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Sailed for overseas service May 10, 1918. Arrd. in Brest May 23, 1918, Avd. in U.S. Jan. 14, 1919

  (Signature of Soldier) Charles H. Peters
    Ralph D. Haruoy
    2nd Leut. Inf.  U. S. A.
    Commanding  3rd Co. Discharg. Unit


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond