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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  Christ Efstathion Filed:  May 10, 1919

      Freda Katschkowsky      County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Christ Efstathion

#2105488  Pvt.   Casual Det. 302-163,  D. B. Last Assigned Co. C. 102nd Inf.



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. Auth. W. D. Nov. 15, & A. G. A. Ltr. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    Christ Efstathion was born in    Ossan
in the State of    Greece When enlisted he was    23 2/12     years of age

and by occupation a   laborer

He had  blue  eyes,     black  hair,     fair  complexion, and was       5   feet     8 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    23rd   day of     April,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causecr.  
    Major  Signal Corpd, U. S. A.  





Name    Christ Efstathion #2105488 Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept 18     1917, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F. Toul -Chateau Thierry -- St. Mihiel -- Meuse-Argonne -- Verdun.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Laborer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [Triple]  Oct. 31, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed     October 31, 1917  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No absence under G. O. 31 and 45.

              Entitled to travel pay.

              Left U. S. for France Apr. 19, 1918. Returned to U. S. Apr. 7, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Christ Efstathion
    Gerald P. Bearse,
    Capt. Inf.  U. S. A.
    Commanding  Det. 302


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond