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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Otto E. Heuer Filed: Sept. 13, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Otto E. Heuer

#3011862  Pvt. Co. I. 1st. Training Bn. Camp Forrest, Ga.  Casual Detachment 25, 163 Depot Brigade.


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    demobilization per W. D. Circ. 106, Telegraphic Instructions A. G. A. Nov. 15, 1918 and W. D. Letter Nov. 30, 1918


Said   Otto E. Heuer was born in    Reed Twp., Clayton County
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    23 1/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  black  hair,   ruddy  complexion, and was       5   feet   9 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    Sixth   day of     January,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

    Rush S. Wells  
    Colonel Cavalry, U. S. A.  
    163rd Depot Brigade.  
    Commanding.   Casuals  





Name    Otto E. Heuer Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 29   1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     first     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none




Noncommissioned officer   never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     none

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]   August 24, 1918


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

Married or Single    Single

Character   Good


No A. W. O. L.  no absence under G. O. #31/12 or G. O.  45/14

Entitled to travel pay

  (Signature of Soldier) Otto E. Heuer
    Adolph Dalson
    1st Lieut. Engrs. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. #25
    163rd Depot Bri.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond