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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Alonzo G. Sawvel Filed: Dec. 28, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Alonzo G. Sawvel

#2703745  Private  Co. F, 352nd 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    S.C.D. L.D. 4th Ind. H.C.D. Chicago, Ill. Sep. 12/19


Said   Alonzo G. Sawvel was born in    Monona
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  30 years of age

and by occupation a   farmer

He had blue  eyes, brown hair, ruddy complexion, and was 5 feet 9 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    C. H. 28 F. Sheridan, Ill.

This    10th    day of     September,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Daniel F. Maguire  
    Maj. Med. Corps, U.S.A.  




Name   Alonzo G. Sawvel     #2703745 Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 25,   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 rated

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     Poor

Typhoid prophylaxis completed July 13/18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed July 13/18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.   no absence under G. O. 31/12 or 45/14.
Entitled to travel pay to Monona, Iowa. Entitled to $60.00 Bonus.
Co. F, 352nd Inf. June 25/18 to Sept. 10/19.
  (Signature of Soldier) Alonzo G. Sawvel
    John Erickson
    Captain Infantry
    Commanding  Det. of Patients




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond