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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Ralph H. Reardon Filed: January  5th, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Ralph H. Reardon

#4.818.143  Private Quartermaster Corps 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. Aut W. D. Nov. 15 and  letter W. D.  Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Ralph H. Reardon was born in    Riceville
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 6/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Brown  eyes,  Brown  hair,   Ruddy  complexion, and was       -5-   feet   8 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    11th   day of     January,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    William E. Perlee  
    Major Inf.  





Name    Ralph H. Reardon Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 4th     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 rated

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    No Record

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   Sept 27, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No A. F. D. G. O. 45/14 Causally discharged from Co. 12 163rd Depot Brigards, Camp Dodge, Iowa.

Formarly Assigned to Co. 4, Shop Regiment, Camp Joseph E. Johnston Florida


  (Signature of Soldier) Ralph H. Reardon
    Chas. M. Heimeman
    Captain Infantry. U. S. A
    Commanding  Co. 12, 163rd D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond