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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Arthur Z. (J) Wickinson Filed: Jan. 26, 1923, 19--
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Arthur Z. Wickinson

#4318271 Co. "D" 93rd 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   Expiration of Service per A.G.O. Nov. 15, 1918.

Said   Arthur J. Wickinson was born in    Chicago
in the State of    Illinois When enlisted he was    21     years of age

and by occupation a  Fireman

He had  Brown  eyes,  dk. brown  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   10 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Fort Benjamin Harrison

This    sixteenth    day of     December    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen

    Henry O. Moore  
    Major Engrs. U.S.A.  





Name   Arthur Z. Wickinson Grade   Private  
Enlisted, or Inducted,   September 4,   1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First    enlistment period at date of discharge.  
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  None
Horsemanship     None

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Locomotive Fireman
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed   Sept. 27, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    ----------------------
Married or Single    married Character  Excellent

No A. W. O. L.  No absence under  G. O.  45 1914 

Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa.

  (Signature of Soldier) Arthur Zefien Wilkinson
    U. Ainestein
    Capt. Engrs. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Co. D, 934d Engrs


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond