IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Bryan G. Sherman Filed: July 23, 1921, 19--
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Bryan G. Sherman

#2703718 Private 1/C Casual Det #778 Dem. Group Last Assgd. 88th M.P


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. 15 Ltrs. A.G.A. Nov. 30, 18.

Said   Bryan G. Sherman was born in    Edgewood
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    26 4/12     years of age

and by occupation a  Farmer

He had  brown  eyes,  dark  hair,  dark  complexion, and was  5   feet   6 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    15   day of     June    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corps U.S.A.  





Name   Bryan G. Sherman Grade   Private 1/C 
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 28  1918, at  Elkader, 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. Center Sector, Haute Alsace

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None
Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer
Wounds received in service    None
Physical condition when discharged     Good
Typhoid prophylaxis completed    [Triple] July 13, 1918
Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    July 13, 1918
Married or Single    Single Character  Excellent

No A. W. O. L.  No absence under  G. O. 31 or G. O. 45, 1914 

Entitled to travel pay to Turkey River, Iowa.

Left U. S. Aug. 16, 18. Arrived U.S. June 4th, 19.

  (Signature of Soldier) Bryan G. Sherman
    Emel E. McKnight
    Capt. M.P.C..
    Commanding  88 M.P. Co.
    Det. 778


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond