IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Thomas E. Geraghty Filed:  January 4, 1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Thomas E. Geraghty

#764926 - Dargeant 1st class  Hqs. 281 Aero Squa.



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    Thomas E. Geraghty was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    31 3/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Machinist

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,   fair  complexion, and was        -5-   feet         -8-   inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Fort D. A. Russel, Wyo.

This    24   day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    H. C. Smith  
    Major A. G. D.  
Issued the following clothing,   Adjutant   Commanding.
1 Hq. Overcoat, woolen, O. D. size 38    
Wallace J. Jaka Capt. QMC    
Property Officer    
Camp Grant, Ill.    





Name     Thomas E. Geraghty Grade   Sgt.  1st class
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Nov. 1     1917, at  Great Falls, Montana
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   Aptd. Sgt. 1st Class April 5, 1918

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       Meuse Argonne off. Sept. 18, to Nov. 11, 1918 ; S. O. S. Z of A Sgu. Behenne

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Machinist

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed      Dec. 26, 1917


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Dec. 26, 1917  

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


Service: Honest and Faithful. No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 or W. D. 1912

and G. O. 45 W. D. 1914

Entitled to travel pay to: Great Falls, Montana

  Union Ticket Office
  Jul 24, 19
  Cheyenne, Wyo.
  B. 3
  Transportation Furnished
$56.00 Bonus.  "Section 1406 of the  (Signature of Soldier)
Revenue Act of 1918, Approved February 24, 1919   Thomas E. Geraghty
"Paid." Fort D. A. Russell, Wyo. July 24, 1919   C. R. Farmer
Paid in Full $165.00. 1st Lieut. A. G. D.
Basil G. Squire   Commanding: 
Major, Q. M. C.  

Personal Adjutant



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond