IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Reinhold V. Vols Filed:  June 25, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky        County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Reinhold V. Vols

                                       #3224180  Private Ca. C. 29 Bn. U. S. G. 



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     Convenience of Gov. S. D. 347 Camp Grant, Ill. 12/16/18


Said     Reinhold V. Vols was born in     Pomern
in the State of     Germany When enlisted he was    30     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,   Dark  hair,     light  complexion, and was       5  feet   5 3/4   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Grant, Ill.

This    19th   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen.

    Frank J. Glendeuin  
    Major  29 Bn. U. S. A.  





Name    Reinhold V. Vols Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   27 May    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in  first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   none

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service     none

Physical condition when discharged     good

(Triple) Typhoid prophylaxis completed     June 4, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    

Married or Single    single

Character   Excellent

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

              Entitled to travel pay.


  (Signature of Soldier) Reinhold V. Vols
    Herbert F. Luers
    Captain 29 Bn. U. S. G.
    Commanding  Co. "C"




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond