Discharge from Draft.
To all whom it may concern:
This is to Certify, That Elmer H. Christofferson, PT. F. Co. 5th
Rep. Reg. 4006326 is hereby Discharged from the military service
of the United States by reason of a Weak Abdominal scar with
Said Elmer H.
Christofferson was inducted into the service from the
jurisdiction of the local Board for Elkader, Clayton County,
Iowa, on the 25th day of July, 1918.
While this certificate discharges the person named herein from
his present obligation to serve in the Army, it does not operate
as a permanent bar to his subsequent entrance into the military
service. Under Section 5 of the Act of May 18, 1917, all
registered persons remain subject to the draft unless exempted or
excused as in that Act provided. Therefore, this discharge does
not exempt the holder from obedience to the process of Exemption
Given at Camp Dordon, Ga., this 1st day of August 1918.
By command of Brigadier General Sage..
W. E. Ruee
Lieut. Inf. R. C. Asst. Adj.