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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Devillo O. Prouty Filed: October 24, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Devillo O. Prouty

#3224193.   Pvt Cas Det. 751 Dem. Group (Last ass'd. Hq. Co. 353Inf.)


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 Ltr. O. G. A.  Nov. 30-18.


Said   Devillo O. Prouty   was born in    Wadena
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29     years of age

and by occupation a   barber

He had  blue   eyes,  dark  hair, light  complexion, and was   5   feet   5 1/2  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 Sig. Corps, U. S. A.  




Name   Devillo O. Prouty Grade   PRIVATE
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 Qualified

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  A. E. F.  Haute

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Barber

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] June 14-18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  June 14-18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    no  absence under G. O. 31 nor 45-1914.
Entitled to travel pay.
Left U.S. Aug 16, 1918. Returned June 1, 1919.
  (Signature of Soldier) Devillo O. Prouty
    H. R. Williams
    Capt. Inf.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 751

163rd D. B.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond