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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Ewald H. Hardt

#489782  Wagoner Casual Det. 888 Dem. Group Last  Assigned  Co. "B" 19th Mc. Gn. Bn.



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--1918. Letter. A. G. A. Nov. 30--1918.


Said    Ewald H. Hardt was born in    Lyman
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    22 7/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Dk. Brown  hair, Ruddy complexion, and was    6   feet  5 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    27   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

    Louis Cuseer  
    Major Signal Corps, U. S. A.  
Clarksville, Ia.
2390 Recorded in Book 1, on page 300 this 23rd day of Dec., 1919  
Wm. H. Nicholas, Recorder of Butler County, Iowa




Name   Ewald H. Hardt Grade   Wagoner
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 12,     1918, at  Allison, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Farming
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified



Horsemanship     Not Mounted

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

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [triple]  May 28 -- 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    -------------------  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. D. 31 or 45  --1914.

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. for foreign August 19-- 1918.  Arrived in U. S. June 21---



  (Signature of Soldier) Ewald H. Hardt
Camp Dodge, Iowa   Walter W. Cooper
    June 27, 1919   1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A. C. D. 888

Paid in Full  Including 



Bonus $101.50    

   A. A. Padmore

Capt. Quartermaster, U. S. A.    
Filed for Record this  4th day of  March, 19 41  

Marjorie Downie Lenth


County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond