Discharge from the United States Army
This is to Certify,
that: Henry A. Beck, #4006080, Pvt.
Caus. Det. 344, 163 D.B.
Last assg'd Co. "E" 5th Replacement Reg't.
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.
W.D. 11-15-18 & Letter A.G.A. 11-30-18
Said Henry A. Beck was born in Lansing in the State of
Iowa. When enlisted he was 28 1/12 years of age, and by
occupation a Manufacturer. He had Blueeyes, Dark hair,
Ruddy complexion and was 5 feet 4 1/2 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 28th day of
April, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(Typed) Louis Causler, Major Signal Corps, U.S.A.,
True extract certified by me on Mar. 22, 1921 for the
purpose of obtaining a Victory Medal.
J.H. Thompson, Notary Public
Name: Henry A. Beck
Enlisted or Inducted: July 26, 1918 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: Not
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: A.E.F.
Knowledge of any vocation: Manufacturer
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Triple typhoid prophylaxis completed: Aug, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: ----
Married or Single: Single
Remarks: No A.W.O.L, not absent. Entitled to travel pay.
Left U.S. 11-1-1918. Returned U.S. 4-18-1919.
(Signature of Soldier) Henry A. Beck
(Typed) Perry L. Baldwin, Capt Inf. U.S.A., Commanding
Filed for Record this 26th day of February 1938.
Emmett C. Sullivan, Recorder
Other notations on the document:
Camp Dodge, Iowa, Apr 28, 1919, paid in full including
bonus $103.85; A.A. Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.
Davenport, Iowa, Issued one Bronze Victory Button,