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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Frank Thomas Talbert Filed: Aug 9th, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Frank Thomas Talbert

#3328704 3rd Ord/ Supply Co. Baritan Arsenal  Cas. Det. 76-163 D. B.


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    W. D. Tel. Nov. 15 and W. D. Nov. 30, 1918.


Said   Frank Thomas Talbert was born in    Apple River
in the State of    Illinois When enlisted he was    26     years of age

and by occupation a   Jeweler

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

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge. Iowa

This    24   day of     Feb. ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    George M. Davies  
    Major Infantry, U. S. A.  




Name   Frank Thomas Talbert Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   May 31,    1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   No

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     none

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Jeweler

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  July 10, 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] July 10, 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.    or  time lost under G. O. 31 or G. O. 45 W. D.  2nd Casual Co., 2nd Prov. Red. Ord. T.C. Camp Hancock Ga. June 12, 1918, Frankfort Arsenal, Phila. , Pa July 18, 1918. 3 Ord. Sup. Co. O. N. & R. S. July 15, 1918.
Entitled to travel pay
  (Signature of Soldier) Frank T/ Talbert
    Palmer D. Sheldon
    Capt. Inf. U. S. A.
    Commanding  Cas. Det. 76


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond