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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Edward W. Hahn Filed:    Jan 27,     1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Edward W. Hahn

#2139151 Cpl.  Casual Det. 1076 Dem. Group. Last Assd.; Co. B. 55th Engrs.



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, ---18  Ltr. A. G. A. Nov. 30, 18.


Said    Edward W. Hahn was born in    Whittemore
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    31 5/12     years of age

and by occupation a   auto mech., elect. engr.

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

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

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps. U. S. A.  





Name    Edward W. Hahn Grade   Corporal
Enlisted, or Inducted,   February  25     1918, at  Algona, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   Corporal S. O. 34 Hq. 55th Engrs. May 8, 1919

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Horsemanship     Not mounted

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

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    auto mech. and elect. engnrs.

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed      (triple) Mar. 16, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  Mar 16, 1918  

Married or Single    married

Character  excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. 31 and 45, 1914

Entitled to travel pay to Whittemore, Iowa

Left U. S. June 30, 1918.   Arrived U. S. July 14, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Edward W. Hahn
    Walter W. Cooper
    1st Inf.
    Commanding  C. D. 1076


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond