IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Lorin L. Uhl Filed:  December 30, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Lorin L. Uhl

#2849774 Pvt. Casual Det. #482-163rd D. B. (Last assigned Co. "E" 315th Engrs.)



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, 1918 Ltr A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said     Lorin L. Uhl was born in     Delaware
in the State of     Iowa When enlisted he was    29 6/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Painter

He had  blue  eyes,   Dark  hair,     Ruddy  complexion, and was       5  feet   5 1/4   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

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

    Louis Causler  
    Major  Sig. Corps U. S. A.  





Name    Lorin L. Uhl Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 26   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. Aisne Offensive, Sept 12th to Sept 14th, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Painter

Wounds received in service     none

Physical condition when discharged     good

(Triple) Typhoid prophylaxis completed     May 16, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  May 16, 1918  

Married or Single    single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. or absence from duty under G. O. 31 & or G. O. 45, 1914.

              Entitled to travel pay.

              Left U. S. June 13th, 1918. Returned April 29th, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Lorin L. Uhl
    Charles O. Hubbard,
    2nd Lt. Inf., U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 482.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond