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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Marvin F. H. Hedeman Filed: March 27, 1923
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Marvin F. H. Hedeman

#3473046 pvt. Cas. Det. 734 Dem group. Last assgd (post Hosp.)



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,  Let. A. G. A. Nov. 30 -1918

Said   Marvin F. H. Hedeman was born in    Garnavillo
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    25 8/12     years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had  blue  eyes,  brown  hair,  ruddy  complexion, and was  five   feet   ten 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    12th   day of     June    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Sig. Cps. U. S. A.  






Name   Marvin F. H. Hedeman Grade   private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept  2     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Ticket from Camp Dodge to Elkader, Ia.

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Form S. -3  No. 17655

Horsemanship     No mounted

Date issued 6-12-1919

H. H. Levine, Agent

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    Sept 6,, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Sept 6, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


Entitled to Travel pay

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

  (Signature of Soldier) Marvin F. H. Hedeman
Camp Dodge, Iowa   Dennis Delaney
Jun. 12, 1919   Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
Paid in full including   Commanding  Casual Det. 734
Bonus $84.50    

A. A. Padmore


Capt. Quartermaster, U. S. A.



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond