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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Ray Reierson Filed: March 22, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Ray Reierson

#2105788  Corporal  Co. F, 347 Infantry  attached to 4th Co. 1st Tr. Bn. 158 D. B. for discharge  Per V. O. C. G. 158 D. B.


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    E. T. S per Tel.  A. G. O. Nov. 15, 1918


Said    Ray Reierson was born in    Wagner Twp.
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was       5   feet   91/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Sherman, Ohio

This    18th   day of     January,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    A. L. Kuhlman,  
    Major Inf. U. S. A.  





Name    Ray Reierson #2105788 Grade   Corporal
Enlisted, or Inducted,   September 18     1917, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Corporal   June 1, 1918

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     none

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   A. E. F. September 3, 1918 to December 30, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    none

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   October 31, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  October 31, 1917  

Married or Single    single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  no absence from duty under G. O. #45  W. D. 1914

Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa

  (Signature of Soldier) Ray Reierson
    L. A. Coleman
    Capt. Inf.
    Commanding  4 Co. 1st Tr. Bn.

158 Depot Brigade



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond