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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: John F. Walter Filed: March 29, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     John F. Walter

#2675797 Private Medical Enlisted Reserve Corps


THE UNITED STATES ARMY, as a Testimonial of Honest and Faithful Service, is hereby HONORABLY DISCHARGED from the military service of the UNITED STATES Army by reason of  Auth. letter W.D.  O. G.O. Dec. 11/18 his services being no longer required.


Said   John F. Walter was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  24 8/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Student

He had Grey  eyes, D. Brown hair, Ruddy complexion, and was   5  feet       inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Hq. Cent. Dept. D.B.O. Chicago

This    Fourth    day of     January ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Henry I. Raymond  
    Col. M.C. D.S.  




Name   John F. Walter Grade   Recruit
Enlisted, or Inducted, 9th Nov,  1917, at  Med. Enl. Res. Corps, Iowa City, Iowa for 4 years.
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Previous service    none

Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not classified

Horsemanship     not qualified

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Dental Student

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed -----------------------


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Very Good


This soldier never called active.  No final statement given.
  (Signature of Soldier) Dr. J. Frederick Walter
    Henry I. Raymond
    Col. M. C. 
Commanding D. S.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond