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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Victor H. Williams Filed: March 30, 1922, 19--
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Victor H. Williams

#5250065  Private  F.A.R.T Unasigned


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. Auth. W.D.  Nov. 14-1918.

Said   Victor H. Williams was born in    Postville
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was   20 and 4/12  years of age

and by occupation a  Farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown hair,  fair  complexion, and was  five   feet   7 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Zachary Taylor Ky.

This    5th    day of     December    one thousand nine hundred and     eighteen

    Silas Williams  
    Major F.A. U.S.A.  





Name   Victor H. Williams Shaw Grade   Private  
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Oct. 1  1918, at  Clayton Co., Iowa
Serving in     First    enlistment period at date of discharge.  
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   -----------------
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  None
Horsemanship     None

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions   None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed   Oct. 26, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Oct. 26, 1918
Married or Single    Single Character  Excellent

Honorable discharge on account of termination of emergency

  (Signature of Soldier) Victor H. William
    Maurice L. Ahem
    1st Lieut. F.A.
    Commanding  8th Obs Batt.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond