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
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.
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.
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
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.
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,