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Discharge from the United States Army
This is to Certify,
that: Edward Barnes #634653, Private, Artillery, Unassigned
The United States Army, as a Testimonial of Honest and
Faithful Service, is hereby Honorably Discharged from the
military service of the United States by reason of: Tel.
Auth W.D. Nov. 15, 1918 and Letter W.D. Nov. 30, 1918
Said Edward Barnes was born in Clinton in the State of
Iowa. When enlisted he was 23 10/12 years of age, and by
occupation a Farmer. He had Blue eyes, Dark Brown hair,
Ruddy complexion and was 5 feet 9 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 9th day of
January, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) William E. Per Lee, Major Inf., Commanding
Name: Edward Barnes
Enlisted or Inducted: November 20, 1917 at McGregor, 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: Served in
A.E.F. from September 23, 1918 to December 22, 1918. War
service Chevron authorized December 18, 1918.
Knowledge of any vocation: Farming
Wounds received in service: No record
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Triple typhoid prophylaxis completed: December 5, 1917
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: ----
Married or Single: Single
Remarks: No A.W.O.L. No A.F.D. G.O. 45 1914. Casualy
discharged from Co. 11, 163rd Depot Brigade, Camp Dodge,
Iowa; formerly assigned to Headquarters 3d Brigade 74th
Artillery, Fort Totten, New York.
(Signature of Soldier) Edward Barnes
(Signed) Rufus W. Scott, Capt. Infantry U.S.A.,
Commanding Co. 11 - 163rd D.B.
Filed for Record this 26th day of March, 1919
Handwritten notations on the document:
Camp Dodge Iowa Jan 9, 1919, paid in full $120.21; A.A.
Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.