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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: George H. Schmidt Filed: November 14, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     George H. Schmidt

#910362  Private First Class Medical Department


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    let. Ind. Hq. C. D. Chicago, Ill. Feb. 13, 1919 and Cir. No. 77 W. D. Nov. 15. 1918


Said   George H. Schmidt was born in    Elkader
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  24 4/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Druggist

He had Blue  eyes, Brown hair, Medium complexion, and was 5 feet 8 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Fort Des Moines, Iowa  U. S. General Hospital No. 26

This    17th    day of     February,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Herbert H. Frothingham  
    Major M C. U.S.A.  




Name   George H. Schmidt Grade   Private First Class
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 28,   1918, at  Fort Des Moines, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     no record

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Druggist

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Very Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed [triple] June 22, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed [triple] June 22, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No unauthorized absence
  (Signature of Soldier) George H. Schmidt
    W. J. Henry
    1st. Lt. M. C. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Detachment




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond