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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Albert Pink Filed: August 13, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Albert Pink

#4,006,376   Private Infantry Unassigned


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. Auth. W. D. Nov. 15, 1918 and letter W. D. Nov. 30, 1918.


Said   Albert Pink was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    26 10/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Painter

He had  Blue   eyes,  Black  hair, Light  complexion, and was   5   feet   7 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    10    day of     Dec. ,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen

    William E. Perlee  
    Major Infantry  




Name   Albert Pink Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 25    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 Qualified

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Painter

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] August 15, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    No  A.F.D.G.O. 45/14.  Casually discharged Co. 10 163 Depot Brigade Camp Dodge, Iowa; formerly attached to Recruit Depot, Camp Shelby, Miss.
  (Signature of Soldier) Albert Pink
    George C. Proud
    Capt. Infantry, U.S.A.
    Commanding  Co 10,  163 D.B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond