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Allamakee co. Iowa
World War I
Honorable Discharge from the United States Army
Wilbur W. Livingood

~Page 23, No. 613
Soldier's Form

Honorable Discharge from the United States Army

This is to Certify, that: Wilbur W. Livingood No. 1132002, Private Air Service Unassigned. Last assigned 97 Balloon Co. Camp John Wise
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 Letter W.D. Nov. 30, 1918

Said Wilbur W. Livingood was born in Postville in the State of Iowa. When enlisted he was 25 3/12 years of age, and by occupation a Farmer. He had Blue eyes, Brown hair, Light complexion and was 5 feet 5 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 24th day of January, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) Stephen A. Park Jr., Capt. Infantry, Commanding


Name: Wilbur W. Livingood
Grade: Private
Enlisted or Inducted: July 23, 1918 at Allamakee, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: No rating
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Farmer - Mechanic
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: August 12, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: August 12, 1918
Married or Single: Married
Character: Excellent
Remarks: Entitled to travel pay to Allamakee, Iowa. No A.W.O.L. No G.O. 45. Gas Rating Very Good. Casually Discharged by Co. 2 - 163 Deopot Brigade Camp Dodge, Iowa

(Signature of Soldier)
Wilbur W. Livingood
(Signed) Harry K. Leedham, Captain Infantry, U.S.A., Commanding Co. 2 - 163 D.B.
Filed for Record this 29th day of March, 1919

Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Allmakee, Iowa. Form S 4 No. 16852. Date issued 1/24/1919, H.H. Lavine, agent
Camp Dodge Iowa Jan 24, 1919, paid in full $19.97; 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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