IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: William A. Goltz Filed: November 12,, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otes

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     William A. Goltz

#4063357  Private 1/cl  Cas. Det. 1153 Demob Group Last Assg'd Co. "C" 3rd Pioneer 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. 11/1518  Ltrs A.G.A. 11/30/18


Said    William A. Goltz was born in    Winona
in the State of    Minnesota When enlisted he was    24 6/12     years of age

and by occupation a   R. R. Repairman

He had  blue  eyes,   flaxen  hair,   fair  complexion, and was       5   feet   6 3/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    30th   day of     July,  one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    C. H. Hewley  
    Major Inf. U. S. A.  





Name    William A. Goltz Grade   Private 1/cl
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 27     1918, at  Winona, Minnesota
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     not rated

Horsemanship     not m't'd

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F.   Meuse Argonne offensive

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    R. R. Repairman

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [Triple]    August 12, '18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  August 12, '18  

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 to North McGregor

Left U. S. August 30/18   Returned U. S. July 23/19-1919


  (Signature of Soldier) William A. Goltz
    L. V. Johnson
    Capt. Inf.  U. S. A.
    Commanding  Det. 1153


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond