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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Cecil Hansel Filed: Jan 11, 1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Cecil Hansel

#3972475  Pvt. Cas. Det. 620 Dem. Group. Last assgd. Co. E.  (314 Am. Tr.) 



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. 30, 1918

Said   Cecil Hansel was born in    Clayton Co.,
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22 8/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    4   day of     June    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Sign. Cpr., U. S. A.  






Name   Cecil Hansel Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Aug 6th     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.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    farmer            

Wounds received in service    none                 

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [triple   Aug 26, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Aug 26, 1918  

Married or Single    single

Character  excellent


No A. W. O. L.  or abs under G. O. 31 or 45, 1914

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. Sept. 23, 1918.   Returned U. S. May 24, 1919
  (Signature of Soldier) Cecil Hansel
    H. C. Vermilea
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 620
Filed for Record this  29 day of July 1931    
Bertha L. Stoops    

Co. Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond