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Allamakee co. Iowa
World War I
Honorable Discharge from the United States Army
William H. Quillin

~Page 17, No. 571
Soldier's Form

Honorable Discharge from the United States Army

This is to Certify, that: William H. Quillin #3466083, Private Co. C. 219Field Signal Battalion
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: Honorably discharged per W.D. Telegram dated Washington D.C. January 18, 1919.

Said William H. Quillin was born in Waukon in the State of Iowa. When enlisted he was 29 10/12 years of age, and by occupation a Teacher. He had Blue eyes, Light hair, Fair complexion and was 5 feet 10 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 23rd day of January, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) Louis Cansler, Major Signal Corps U.S.A., Commanding


Name: William H. Quillin
Grade: Private
Enlisted or Inducted: July 13, 1918 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: None
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: None
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Teacher
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Group A
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: Aug 9, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: Aug 9, 1918
Married or Single: Single
Character: Excellent
Remarks: No A.W.O.L. nor absence under G.O. 31- 1912 nor 45- 1914. Is entitled to travel pay to Waukon, Iowa.

(Signature of Soldier)
William H. Quillin
(Signed) John J. Eckert, Captain Signal Corps U.S.A., Commanding Co. C. 219th Fld Sig. Btn
Filed for Record this 22nd day of March, 1919

Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Waukon. Form S 4 No. 16387. Date issued 1/28/1919, H.H. Lavine, agent
Camp Dodge Iowa Jan 23, 1919, paid in full $47.84; 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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