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Soldier's Discharge Record



#2443 State of North Dakota Adjutant General's Office, Bismark
  Paid in Full $250.  Apr 23, 1927


  Under the provisions of Chapter 206 Session Laws of 1919, As Amended

G. A. Fraser, Adjutant General

To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Charles Z. Potter

#508781 Private 1st Class, Infantry Unassigned (Last assigned to Co. E, 8th Ammunition Train)


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. 11-15-18 and L. A. D. 11-30-18.


Said    Charles Z. Potter was born in    Fayette
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    31 5/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Grey  eyes, Brown  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was    5   feet  11 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This  12th  day of     February,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

Washington D. C. Apr. 7, 1919 William E. PirLee  
Paid $60 under Act of Congress   Major Inf.  
February 24th, 1919     Commanding.
C. E. Gray      
Major Q. M. C.      




Name   Charles Z. Potter Grade   Private 1st Class
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 9     1918, at  Bowman, North Dakota
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  Not rated

Horsemanship     Not Rated

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:  None

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     [triple] June 1, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A.W.O.L.    No  A. F. D.  G.O. 45-14; Served with 5th Rct. Co. Ft. Logan, Colo. from date of End to May 15, 1918; Co. E, 8th Ammunition Train May 16, 1918 to Jan. 30, 1919, Transfd to Camp Dodge, Iowa for discharge.



CAMP DODGE, IOWA (Signature of Soldier) Charles Z. Potter
fEB. 12,  1919   Guy C. King
Paid in Full including Bonus $107.76   Captain Infantry
A. A. Padmore   Commanding  9th Co., 163 D. B.
Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.  
Filed for Record this 19th day of May, 1941  
Marjorie Downie Lenth    




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond