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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Charlie H. Hausen Filed: Dec. 17, 1924
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder, Deputy.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Charlie H. Hausen

#2849772 Pvt. Casual Det. #250, 163 W. B. (Last Assigned  Co. E. 357 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, 1918, and Letter A. G. A. Nov. 30, 1918.


Said    Charlie H. Hausen was born in    McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25 11/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,   ruddy  complexion, and was       5   feet   4 3/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    11th   day of     April,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen.

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





Name    Charlie H. Hausen Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 26     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. St. Mihiel drive Sept. 12, 1918. Argonne Meuse, Oct. 24, Nov. 6, 1918

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed      (triple) May 23, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  May 23, 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. ---------   Arrived U. S. April 2, 1919


  (Signature of Soldier) Charles H. Hausen
    E. P. Luce
    1st Lt. Inf.
    Commanding  Det. No. 250 163 D. B.

True extract certified by me on Jan. 30, 1923 for the purpose of obtaining a Victory Medal by Mail.  Commander of Legion, McGregor, Iowa.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond