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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Aloysius V. Pins Filed: February 1, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Aloysius V. Pins

#4818354 Private Headquarters Company 88th Infantry


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   Ind. needs per Cir. 77 W. D. 1918 and 3rd Ind. Hq. 19th Div. Camp Dodge, Ia, Jan. 16, 1919

Said   Aloysius V. Pins was born in    Millville
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a  Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   8  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    twenty-second  day of     January    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen

    H. M. Goodrich  
    Colonel 88th Infantry  





Name   Aloysius V. Pins   #4818354 Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 4,    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First    enlistment period at date of discharge.  
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  None
Horsemanship     No Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Excellent Group A.
Typhoid prophylaxis completed    Sept. 27, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Sept. 27, 1918
Married or Single    Single Character  Excellent

Service honest and faithful. 

Entitled to travel pay from Camp Dodge, Iowa to Elkader, Iowa.

  (Signature of Soldier) Aloysuis V. Pins
    William B. Chalfant
    Captain 88th Infantry
    Commanding  Hqrs. Co.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond