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     William Sloan

#1508398   Pvt. Cas. Det. #1115 Dem Group  Last Assigned Det. Med. Dept. Camp Hosp.


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. 11/15/18   Letter A. G. A.  11/30/18


Said    William Sloan was born in    Wadena
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    23 1/2  years of age

and by occupation a   Laborer

He had  Blue  eyes, Black  hair,  medium  complexion, and was    five   feet  seven  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This  25th  day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen.

  Louis Causler  
    Major Sig. Corps. U. S. A.  




Name   William Sloan 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    laborer  
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  not ratedd  

Horsemanship     none


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions      none 

Decorations, Medals, Citations:  none  

Wounds received in service    none


Physical condition when discharged     good


Typhoid prophylaxis completed     10-17-17


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed   10-17-17  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A.W.O.L.  no absence under  G. O. 31 -1912 or  45 1914

Entitled to travel pay to Elkader, Ia.

Left U. S. 8-6-1918    Returned  10-15-1919

Washington D. C. Jan 17 1920
Paid in full $30.06  Ref allot
C.E. Gray, Major Quartermaster Corps


CAMP DODGE, IOWA (Signature of Soldier) Willard sLOAN
July 25  1919   L. G. Drake
Paid in Full including Bonus $98.25   Capt. Inf
A. A. Padmore   Commanding  C. D. 1115
Capt. Quartermaster, U.S.A.  
Filed for Record this 29th day of    March   , 1941  
Marjorie Downie Lenth    




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond