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Allamakee co. Iowa
World War I
Honorable Discharge from the United States Army
Carl Fred Schweinfurth

~No. 529
Soldier's Form

Honorable Discharge from the United States Army

This is to Certify, that: Carl Fred Schweinfurth, #4006305, Private Casual Det. #1646 Demob Group
Last assigned to Prov. Co. B. A.S.C.
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. W.D. Nov. 15, 1918 & Letter A.G.O. Nov 30, 1918

Said Carl Fred Schweinfurth was born in Lansing in the State of Iowa. When enlisted he was 22 2/12 years of age, and by occupation a Farmer. He had Brown eyes, Black hair, Dark complexion and was 5 feet 5 1/2 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 9th day of Nov, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(typed) G.M. Davies, Major Inf U.S.A., Commanding


Name: Carl F. Schweinfurth
Grade: Private
Enlisted or Inducted: July 26, 1918 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: Not rated
Horsemanship: Not mounted
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: A. E. F. and A.F.G.
Decorations, Medals, Badges, Citations: None
Knowledge of any vocation: Farming
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Triple typhoid prophylaxis completed: Aug 15, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: Aug 15, 1918
Married or Single: Single
Character: Excellent
Remarks: No A.W.O.L. No absence. Entitled to travel pay to Lansing, Iowa. Left U.S. Sept 15, 1918. Returned Oct 31, 1919. Victory Button Bronze Issued
(Signature of Soldier) Carl F. Schweinfurth
(Typed) Louis T. Roberts, Captain Infantry, Commanding Cas Det 1646

True extract certified by me on May 13, 1921 for the purpose of obtaining Victory Medal by mail.
J.H. Thompson

Filed for Record this 2nd day of March, A.D., 1960, at 9:57 o'clock, A.M.
Keith E. Bigelow, Recorder
Carma Myers, Deputy

Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter-Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Lansing, Ia, Form S-3 No. 34759 11/9/1919, H.E. Lavine, Agent
Camp Dodge Iowa Nov 9, 1919, paid in full $109.35 including bonus; [no signature] Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.


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