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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  William G. Erbe Filed:  January 6th, 1921

      Clara L. Curtis Otis      County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     William G. Erbe

#3,679,875  Private    Infantry Unassigned



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. Nov. 15. '18 -Letters W. D. Nov. 30, 1918


Said    William G. Erbe was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25     years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Brown  eyes,     Dark  hair,     Dark  complexion, and was  -5-  feet  8 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    20th   day of     December,    one thousand nine hundred and     eightteen.

    William E. Per-Lee  
    Major  Infantry  





Name    William G. Erbe Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 26th    1918, at  Manchester, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   No.

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Never fired.

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [triple]   July 14, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  July 14, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Very Good

Remarks: No A. W. O. L. No A. F. D. G. O. 45

             Casually Discharged by Co. 9- 163 D. B. Camp Dodge Iowa; Formerly assigned to

             Co. 2, Dev. Bu. 2, Campy Cody, N.M.



  (Signature of Soldier) William G. Erbe
    Guy C. King
    Captain Infantry
    Commanding  Co. 9- 163 D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond