IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name:  William A. Fuelling Filed:  November 24, 1920

      Freda Katschkowsky      County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That    William A. Fuelling

#2150592  Pvt. Btry. A. 1st Bn. Convalescent Center



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. Cir. #77 & S. O. 147, Par. 15, Hq. C. J. S. C. 5/22/19


Said    William A. Fuelling was born in    Farmersburg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,     dark  hair,   fair complexion, and was       5   feet   11  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Jackson, S. C.

This    31st   day of    May,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    J. B. Horton  
    Major Infantry  





Name    William A. Fuelling Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb. 25     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 qualified

Horsemanship     not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F. Veres

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation   Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     May 15, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  May 15, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


Entitled to travel pay

No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31/12 or G. O.  45/14

Service honest and faithful

Sailed from U. S. May 11,1918   Returned to U. S. March 27, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) William A. Fuelling
    Charles M. Sinclair
    2nd Lt. Inf.
    Commanding  Batt. "A" 1st Bn. C. C.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond