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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Harry J. Wiethorn Filed: January 9, 1924, 19--
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Harry J. Wiethorn

#2150447  Pvt. Cas. Det 828 Dem. Group Last Assgd Co. "A" 32nd Engineers


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 Letter. A.G.O. Nov. 30, 1918.

Said   Harry J. Wiethorn was born in    Watson
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21     years of age

and by occupation a  Mechanic

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   10  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    21    day of     June    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U.S.A.  





Name   Harry J. Wiethorn Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb. 25,  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 rated
Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   None A.E.F.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Mechanic
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed    [Triple] March 14, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    March 14, 1918
Married or Single    Single Character  Excellent

No A. W. O. L. no absence, without leave or under  G. O. 31 or 45 W.D. 1914. 

Entitled to travel pay.

Left U.S. June 15, 1918.  Arrived to U.S. June 9, 1919

  (Signature of Soldier) Harry J. Wiethorn
    I. P. Tuce
    1st Lt.. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Det. 828


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond