IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Thor Fisco

#490458  Pvt-Cas. Det. #87-163 D. B. -(Prov. Gd. Co-Camp McArthur-Tex.)



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    W. D. Tele.  Nov. 15/18. -W. D. Letter. Nov. 30/18.


Said    Thor Fisco was born in    ---------------
in the State of    Norway When enlisted he was    25  years of age

and by occupation a   Brklayer

He had  Blue  eyes,     Lt. Bro   hair,     Fair  complexion, and was    5   feet  7  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    4   day of     March,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    George M. Davies  
    Major Infantry, U. S. A.  




Name   Thor Fisco Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 13     1918, at  Nevada, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never  
Knowledge of any vocation    Bricklaying  
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified  



Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Very Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed            May 29, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      May 29, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  or absence under G. O. 31 or 45  W. D.

Co. A. 56" Inf. Camp McArthur, Tex. Prov. Gd. Co. Camp McArthur

Service honest and faithful

Entitled to travel pay


(Signature of Soldier)     

Thor Fisko
Camp Dodge, Iowa   Frank M. King
    Mar 4, 1919   2nd Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
Paid in Full  $89.80  Including  Bonus $60.00   Commanding  Casual Det. No. 87-163rd D. B.

A. A. Padmore

Capt. Quartermaster U. S. A.    
Filed for Record this  31st day of  January, 19 42  

Marjorie Downie Lenth RECORDER


BY Arline Nieman DEPUTY



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond