IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Lawrence H. Schumacher Filed: July  9th, 1924, 19--
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

        Hazel Doakes Deputy  County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Lawrence H. Schumacher

#3077112 Pvt. 1st Cl. Casual Det. 512-163rd D.b. Last Assigned F Reg. Sqd Bn #511 142 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. 15/18 and Ltr. . A.G.A. Nov. 30/18.

Said   Lawrence H. Schumacher was born in    Garnavillo
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    21 7/12     years of age

and by occupation a  Farmer

He had  Blue  eyes,  Brown  hair,  Fair  complexion, and was  5   feet   9  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge

This    21st    day of     May    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U.S.A.  





Name   Lawrence H. Schumacher Grade   1st Cl. Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 4  1918, at  Dubuque, 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     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed    [Triple] June 24/18
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    June 24/18
Married or Single    Single Character  Excellent

No A. W. O. L.  No absence under  G. O. 31 & 45 yr 1914 

Entitled to travel pay. Left U.S. Sept 11, 1918. Arr N. S. April 28/19.

  (Signature of Soldier)    Lawrence H. Schumacher
    Walter Cooper
    1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. No. 512 163rd D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond