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Discharge from the United States Army
This is to Certify,
that: Emmett F. Dougherty #4818432, Corporal Cas. Det. 33 - 163rd
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: For
convenience of Govt. per Tel. A.G.O. date Dec 3, 1918.
Tele. Auth. W.D. Nov. 15, 1918 and Letter A.G.O. Nov 30,
Said Emmett F. Dougherty was born in Waukon in the State
of Iowa. When enlisted he was 29 years of age, and by
occupation a Court Reporter. He had Blue eyes, Brown
hair, Ruddy complexion and was 5 feet 4 1/2 inches in
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 10th day of
Jan., one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) George M. Davies, Major Infantry U.S.A.,
Name: Emmett F.
Enlisted: Sept 4, 1918 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Apppointed Cpl from Pvt Bn S.O.
#34 Oct 1, 1918
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: Not
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Court Reporter
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Triple typhoid prophylaxis completed: No record
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: No record
Married or Single: Married
Remarks: No absence under G.O. 45- 1914. W.D. Or G.O.
31/12 W.D. No A.W.O.L Entitled to travel pay to Waukon,
(Signature of Soldier) Emmet F. Dougherty
(Signed) Robert A. Dalzell, 2 Lieut. Inf. U.S.A.,
Commanding Cas. Det. #33; 163rd D.B.
Filed for Record this 21st day of March, 1919
Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Waukon,
Iowa. Form S 4 No. 13530. Date issued 1/10/1919, H.E.
Camp Dodge Iowa Jan 10, 1919, paid in full $22.20; A.A.
Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.