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Allamakee co. Iowa
World War I
Honorable Discharge from the United States Army
Alfred L. Klingzell

~Page 15, No. 529
Soldier's Form

Honorable Discharge from the United States Army

This is to Certify, that: Alfred L. Klingzell #1076548, Private, Air Park - Cas. Det. #49-163rd Depot Brigade
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: Teleg auth. A.G.A. Nov. 15th, 1918 and W.D. Letter dated Nov 30, 1918

Said Alfred L. Kllingzell #1076548 was born in Denver in the State of Colorado. When enlisted he was 24 3/12 years of age, and by occupation a Farmer. He had Blue eyes, Lt. Brown hair, Fair complexion and was 5 feet 5 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 25th day of January, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) George M. Davies, Major Infantry U.S.A., Commanding


Name: Alfred L. Klingzell #1076548
Grade: [blank]
Enlisted: Dec. 14, 1917 at Jefferson Brks, Mo
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: None
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Farmer
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: Dec 12, 1917
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: Dec 12, 1917
Married or Single: Single
Character: Excellent
Remarks: Services honest and faithful. No A.W.O.L. No absence under G.O. 45- 1914. Entitled to travel pay to Davenport, Ia. Entitles to wear two Silver Chevrons.

(Signature of Soldier)
Alfred L. Klingzell
(Signed) Claude F. Smith, 1st Lieut. A.S.A., Commanding Cas. Det. #49, 163rd Depot Brigade
Filed for Record this 19th day of March, 1919

Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to [blank]. Date issued [blank], H.E. Lavine, agent
Camp Dodge Iowa Jan 25, 1919, paid in full $31.54; 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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