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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Fred J. C. Schmidt Filed: August 7, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Fred J. C. Schmidt

#2694362  Cpl. Casual Det. #230 163rd D. B. (Last assigned Co. 160 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 Ltr. A. G. A. Nov 30, 1918


Said   Fred J. C. Schmidt was born in    Garnavillo
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  23 1/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Teacher

He had D. Brown  eyes, Black  hair, Dark complexion, and was 5 feet 10 1/2 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    8th    day of     April,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

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




Name   Fred J. C. Schmidt Grade   Corporal
Enlisted, or Inducted,   April 9th,   1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   Corporal Aug. 8-1918

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  A. E. F.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Teacher

Wounds received in service    none

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed July 10, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed July 10, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.   no absence under G. O. 31 or 45.
Entitled to travel pay.
Left U.S. July 20, 1918. Arr. U. S. March 18,1918 (should be 1919.cmd)
  (Signature of Soldier) Fred J. C. Schmidt, Jr.
    W. E. Carson
    2nd Lieut. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding Cas. Det. 230




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond