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Allamakee co. Iowa
World War I
Honorable Discharge from the United States Army
Fred E. Denning

~Page 242, No. 1938
Soldier's Form

Honorable Discharge from the United States Army

This is to Certify, that: Fred E. Denning, #87014, Corp. Cas Det #100-163 D.B. (Co H, 164th Inf)
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: W.D. Tel Auth 11/15/18, N.D. Letter 11/30/18

Said Fred E. Denning was born in Waukon in the State of Iowa. When enlisted he was 29 years of age, and by occupation a Farmer. He had Blue eyes, L. Brown hair, Fair complexion and was 5 feet 5 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 11th day of March, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) George M. Davies, Major Infantry U.S.A., Commanding


Name: Fred E. Denning
Grade: Corporal
Enlisted or Inducted: Apr 18, 1917 at Jamestown, N. Dak.
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Corporal Dec 7, 1917
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: Not qualified
Horsemanship: None
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: A.E.F. France
Decorations, Medals, Badges, citations: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Farmer
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: Nov 8, 1917
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: ----
Married or Single: Single
Character: Excellent
Remarks: No A.W.O.L, no time lost, entitled to travel pay to Chicago, Ill. Left U.S. 12/15/17. Arrived France Unknown. Left France 2/18/19. Arrived U.S. 2/26/19. Served in Co "H" 164th Inf. 17th Bn 153 D.B.

(Signature of Soldier) Fred E. Denning
(Signed) W.G. Brown, Capt Inf. U.S.A. Cas D. #100, 163 D.B.
Filed for Record this 27th day of Dec., 1920

Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge Ia, date issued [blank], H.E. Lavine, agent
Camp Dodge Iowa Mar 11, 1919, paid in full $147.20 including bonus; A.A. Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.


~source: Soldiers' and sailors' discharge record, 1917-1949; FHL US/CAN Film 1480794 Item 4
~transcribed by S. Ferrall for Allamakee co. IAGenWeb from scanned records contributed by Constance Diamond, coordinator of the Iowa Special Project, Iowa in the Great War


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