IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record





To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Edward Schneider

#1,811,150  Private  Casual Det. #598 Dem Group   Last assgd. M. C. Co. 116 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. Ud. Dmo 15ths. PGA .Nov. 30, 18.


Said    Edward Schneider was born in    Guttenberg
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 10/12  years of age

and by occupation a   Farmer

He had  Brown  eyes,     Brown  hair,     Fair  complexion, and was    5   feet  5 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    1st   day of     June,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

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




Name    Edward Schneider Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Sept 18     1917, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not Qualified


Horsemanship     Not Mounted

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

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed   [triple]  Oct. 30, '17


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      -----------------  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  No absence under G. O. B  or  G. O. 45  1914.

Entitled to travel pay

Left U. S. Sept. 17, 1918 returned U. S. May 20, 1919



  (Signature of Soldier) Edward Schneider
CAMP DODGE, IOWA   H. W. Lwienus
June 1, 1919   2nd Lt. Inf.
Paid in Full  Including    Commanding  Cas. Det. 598

Bonus: $84.00

A. D. Padmore    
Capt. Quartermaster M. C. U. S. A.    
Filed for Record this  17th day of  March, 19 34    

Verna M. O'Connor


County Recorder



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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond