IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Paul J. Freidlein Filed: January 22, 1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Paul J. Freidlein

#3224204  Corp.  Casual Det. 741 Dem. Group. last assigned Hq. Co. 352nd  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. W. D. Nov. 15, 1918, and letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918.


Said    Paul J. Freidlein was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    30 5/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  dark  hair,   light  complexion, and was       5   feet   2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    14th   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps. U. S. A.  





Name    Paul J. Freidlein Grade   Corporal
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 27     1918, at  Elkader, Clayton, Ia.
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Corporal  Dec. 1918

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F. Haute Alsace, France

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed      (triple) July 13, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  July 13, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 or G. O.  45, 1914

Entitled to travel pay.

Left U. S. Aug 16, 1918.   Arrived U. S. June 1, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Paul J. Friedlein
    Bert Lyon
    Capt. Inf.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond