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Soldier's Discharge Record






To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Carl A. Roeder

#4818046   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. auth. W. D. Nov.15-1918, and Letter Nov. 30, 1918.


Said    Carl A. Roeder was born in    Elkport
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 11/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes, Dark Brown  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was    5   feet  9 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This  10th  day of     January,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

Washington, D. C. Apr. 26 1919 William E. PerLee  
Paid $60 under Act of Congress,   Major Inf. U. S. A.  
approved February 24th, 1919     Commanding.
C. E. Gray      
Major Q. M. Corps      




Name   Carl A. Roeder Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   September 4     1918, at  Elkport, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none
Noncommissioned officer   Never INTER-URBAN RAILWAY
Knowledge of any vocation    Farming Ticket from Camp Dodge to Garber, Iowa
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  not rated Form S4 12481

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Date issued Jan 10   19--

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      None

Asst. Recruiting Officer
Decorations, Medals, Citations:  None H. H. Lavine, Agent

Wounds received in service    None


Physical condition when discharged     Good


Typhoid prophylaxis completed     [triple] September 30, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Very Good


No A.W.O.L.    No  A. F. D. G. O. 45/14  casually discharged Co 11-163rd Depot Brigade  Camp Dodge Iowa formerly assigned to Co. 4 - Shop Regiment

Camp Joseph E. Johnston Florida



CAMP DODGE, IOWA (Signature of Soldier) Carl A. Roeder
Jan. 10  1919   Rufus W. Scott
Paid in Full $51.62   Capt. Infantry U.S.A.
A. A. Padmore   Commanding  Co. 11 163rd D.B.
Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.  
Filed for Record this 26th day of January, 1942  
Marjorie Downie Lenth    




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond