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Discharge from the United States Army
This is to Certify,
that: Benjamin Huey, #2104944 Sergeant Infantry. Unassigned,
last assigned to Co. C. 347 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: Tel.
auth. W.D. Nov. 15, 1918 and Letter W.D. Nov 30, 1918
Said Benjamin Huey was born in Postville in the State of
Iowa. When enlisted he was 24 2/12 years of age, and by
occupation a Electrician. He had Blue eyes, Brown hair,
Light complexion and was 5 feet 1/2 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 29th day of
January, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) William E. Per Lee, Major Inf., Commanding
Name: Benjamin Huey
Inducted: Sept. 4, 1917 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Sergeant, October 15, 1918
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: Not rated
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: Served
with A.E.F. from August 26, 1918 to December 30, 1918
Knowledge of any vocation: Electrician
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: October 3, 1917
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: ----
Married or Single: Single
Remarks: No A.W.O.L. No A.F.D. under G.O. 45/19. Served
with M.G. Co. 350 Inf from Sept 4, 1917 to Nov. 22, 1917,
Co. C. 341 Inf from Nov 23, 1917 to Oct 29, 1918. With
2nd Corps School Amer. E.F. from Oct 20, 1918 to Nov. 30,
1918. With Co. C. 347 Inf. from Dec 1, 1918 to Jan 1,
1919. 263 Co. 163 D.B. from Jan 2, 1919 to Jan. 14, 1919.
Transferred to Camp Dodge, Iowa for discharge. Blue War
Service Chevron authorized.
(Signature of Soldier) Benjamin Huey
(Signed) George C. Proud, Captain Infantry, Commanding
Co. 10 163 D.B.
Filed for Record this 19th day of March, 1919
Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Waukon,
Iowa. Form S4 No. 19120. Date issued 1/29/1919, H.E.
Camp Dodge Iowa June 29, 1919, paid in full $56.24; A.A.
Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.