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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Le Roy J. Schlake Filed: July 15, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Le Roy J. Schlake

#4818022  Private Company C. 87th Infantry.


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    W. D. Telegram dated January 18, 1919


Said   LeRoy J. Schlake was born in    Garnavillo
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  22 1/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had Blue  eyes, Red hair, Ruddy complexion, and was 5 feet 7 1/4 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    27th    day of     Jan.,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    A. W. Moseley  
    Lieut. Colonel Infantry, U. S. A.  




Name   LeRoy J. Schlake Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept. 4th,   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 Sept. 30, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed Sept. 30, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Good


No A. W. O. L.   No absence under G. O. 31-12 W. D.  or 45-14 W. D.
Service honorable and faithful. Co. 51, 163rd Depot brigade Sept. 4th, 1918 to Oct, 23, 1918; Co. "C" 87th Inf. to date of discharge.
  (Signature of Soldier) LeRoy J. Schlake
    William M. Johnson
    Capt. 87th Inf.
    Commanding  Co. C. 




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond