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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Louis H. Goltz Filed: December 23 1922
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Louis H. Holtz 

#4818427 Private Company "D" 87th 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    W. D. Tel. Jan. 18, 1919


Said    Louis H. Goltz was born in    Winona
in the State of    Minnesota When enlisted he was    22     years of age

and by occupation a   Repairman

He had  brown  eyes,  brown  hair,   ruddy  complexion, and was     -5-   feet   -11-  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    27th   day of     Jan    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

Washington D. C. Apr 15, 1919 L. W. Moseley  
Paid $60.00 under Act of Congress, Lieut Colonel 87th Inf  
Approved February 24th, 1919.   Commanding.

C. E. Gray


Major, Q. M. Corps.





Name    Louis H. Goltz Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept 4th     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None




Noncommissioned officer   None

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     None

Horsemanship     None

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    R. R. Car repairman            

Wounds received in service   none                     

Physical condition when discharged    good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     Sept 27th 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Sept 27th 1918  

Married or Single    single

Character  excellent


Co "52" 163rd D. B. 9/4/18 - 10/21/18

Co "D" 87th Inf. 10/21/18 to date of discharge

Inter-urban Railway
Ticket from Camp Dodge to Elkader
Form S-4 17397
Date issued 1-27-1919
H. H. Lavine, Agent
  (Signature of Soldier) Louis H. Goltz
Camp Dodge Iowa   Vernon C. Dehotic
Jan 19, 1919   cAPT. 87TH iNF.
Paid in full $54.15   Commanding  CO. "D"
A. A. Padmore    
Capt. Quartermaster, U. S.A.    
Copied into Historian's Book Pocket City Post 267  
American Legion, McGregor, Iowa  


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond