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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Oscar Gregorson Filed: Dec. 29. 1920, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Oscar Gregorson

#4006174  Pvt. Casual Det. 187  163rd  D. B. last assigned Co. "D" 105th 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. Nov. 15, & Ltr. A. G. A. Nov. 30th, 1918


Said    Oscar Gregorson was born in    Elkader
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,     brown  hair,   dark  complexion, and was  five   feet   1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

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

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U. S. A.  





Name    Matthew D. Foran Grade   Private 1st Cl.
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 27     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. Aug. 8th, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    farming

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [triple]    Aug. 15th, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Aug. 15th, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


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

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. Oct. 20th, 1918       Returned to U. S. March 6th, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Oscar Gregorson
    H. R. Williams
    Capt. Inf.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 187


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond