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     Carl A. F. Staack

#6505927  Private 1/c  Howitzer Co. 31st Infantry



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     expiration term of service (3 years).


Said   Carl A. F. Staack was born in    Hamburg
in the State of    Germany When enlisted he was    35  years of age

and by occupation a   Engineer

He had  Blue  eyes,     Brown  hair,     Fair  complexion, and was    5   feet  9 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Fort McDowell, California

This    26th   day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     Twenty-two.

    W.P. Burnham  
    Colonel, Infantry, U. S. A.  




Name    Carl A. F. Staack Grade   Private 1/c
Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 8     1919, at  Vancouver Barracks, Wash.
Serving in    Completed three years no months, eighteen days since    enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None
Noncommissioned officer   Never
Knowledge of any vocation    Tractor Engineer
Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not Qualified


Horsemanship     Not Mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       Served with A. E. F. in Siberia from Nov. 11, 1919 - March 30, 1920

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed       Nov. 11, 1919


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed      Nov. 11, 1919  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No absence under A. W. 107.

Entitled to travel pay to "The Dalles" Oregon

Retained in Service eighteen days for Conv of Gvt.



(Signature of Soldier)      Carl F. A. Staack
Fort McDowell, Calif   I. Ohamthn
July 26, 1922   Captain Infantry
Paid in Full  Including  Bonus $148.86   Commanding  Casuals
C. A. Brinkley  Capt. Q. M. C.      
Agent for Lt. Col. Chas. L. Lanham F.D.    
Filed for Record this  26th 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