IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Louis F. Geuder Filed: December 3, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Louis F. Geuder

#2151589  Pvt. 1st Cl. (Cas. Det. 828 Demob'l Group Last Ass'd Co. "H" 349 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. Auth. A.G.A. Nov. 15/18, & Letter W.D.. Nov. 30/18


Said    Louis F. Geuder was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    30 11/12     years of age

and by occupation a   Laborer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    21st   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Louis Causler  
    Maj. Sig. Corps. U. S. A.  





Name    Louis F. Geuder Grade   Pvt 1st Cl.
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Febr. 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 rated

Horsemanship     Not mounted

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

Decorations, Medals, Citations:   None

Knowledge of any vocation    R'y Section Work

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     Mar. 13-18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Mar. 13-18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 or 45 W. D. 1912-14

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. June 15-'18   Ret'd June 9-'19


  (Signature of Soldier) Louis F. Geuder
    E. P. Luce
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Det. 828.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond