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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Peter L. Easton Filed:  December 22 , 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky      County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Peter L. Easton

#4006329  Private    Cas. Det. 1641,  Demob Group. Last Assigned P. W. E. Co. #234.



THE UNITED STATES ARMY, as a Testimonial of Honest and Faithful Service, is herby HONORABLY DISCHARGED from the military service of the UNITED STATES by reason of     Tel. W. D. Nov. 15, 1918 & Letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Peter L. Easton was born in    Strawberry Point
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    31 5/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,     Brown  hair,     Dark  complexion, and was       5   feet  9 3/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    6   day of     November,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Cleullonel Skinner  
    Major  Inf., U. S. A.  





Name    Peter L. Easton Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Aug 1st     1918, at  Elkader, 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, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farming

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [Triple] Aug. 1, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Aug. 1, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No absence under G. O. 31 W. D.  1912 or G. O. 45, W. D. 1914.

              Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Iowa

              Left U. S. Sept. 15, 1918. Returned Oct. 29, 1919

              Victory Button "bronze" issued.


  (Signature of Soldier) Peter L. Easton
    Geo. W. Stiles.
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding Det. 1641.


~ source: Clayton County, Iowa Discharges. LDS microfilm #1516914 Item #6

~transcribed by Constance Diamond