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Discharge from the United States Army
This is to Certify,
that: Roy A. Volding #148091, Private Battery B, 51st Artillery
(C.A.C.) Cas. Det. #71 163rd D.B.
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: W.D.
Tel. Nov. 15, 1918 and Letter A.G.O. Nov 30, 1918
Said Roy A. Volding was born in Waukon in the State of
Iowa. When enlisted he was 26 years of age, and by
occupation a Farmer. He had Blue eyes, Lt. Brown hair,
Ruddy complexion and was 5 feet 6 inches in height.
Given under my hand at Camp Dodge Iowa this 20th day of
Feb, one thousand nine hundred and nineteen.
(signed) Cleveland Skinner, Major Infantry U.S.A.,
Name: Volding, Roy A.
Grade: 1st Cl Private
Enlisted: May 7, 1917 at Waukon, Iowa
Serving in First enlistment period at date of discharge
Prior service: None
Noncommissioned officer: Never
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating: 1st Class
Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions: Engaged in
the attack on the St. Michiel Salient of Sept 12, 1918.
Participated in the battle of Sischepory on April 12,
Knowledge of any vocation: Farming
Wounds received in service: None
Physical condition when discharged: Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed: May 29, 1917
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed: August 15, 1917
Married or Single: Single
Character: Very Good
Remarks: No A.W.O.L. No absence under G.O. 45-1914 or
G.O. 31-1912. Served in France. Left U.S. for France Aug.
14, 1917. Arrived in U.S. Feb 3, 1919. Entitled to
(Signature of Soldier) Roy A. Volding
(Signed) Elie S. Kriegh, 2nd Lt. T.A. U.S.A., Commanding
Cas. Det. #71, 163rd D.B.
Filed for Record this 17th day of March, 1919
Handwritten notations on the document:
Inter Urban Railway ticket from Camp Dodge to Waukon,
Iowa. Form S-3 No. 1236. Date issued 2/20/1919, H.H.
Camp Dodge Iowa Feb 20, 1919, paid in full $47.36; A.A.
Padmore, Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.