IAGenWeb Project Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.

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Soldier's Discharge Record




Name: Clarence Tangeman

Filed: August 31, 1921

Clara L. Curtis Otis


         County Recorder.


To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That      Clarence Tangeman

#4006198  Private  Co. "B" 327th 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 Third Ind. Letter Hqu. C. Dept. Chicago, Ill.  Jan. 28, 1919.

Said   Clarence Tangeman

was born in    Garnaville

in the State of    Iowa

When enlisted he was    23 4/12  years of age

and by occupation a  Farmer

He had  Gray  eyes,  Brown  hair,  Ruddy  complexion, and was  5   feet   7 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    U.S.G.H. 29 Fort Snelling, Minn.

This    8th  day of     July    one thousand nine hundred and     Nineteen

C. R. Genting

Leut. Col. Med. Corps





Name   Clarence Tangeman

Grade   Private

Enlisted, or Inducted,   July 25  1917,

at  Elkader

Serving in     First    enlistment period at date of discharge.

Prior service  None

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating  No

Horsemanship     None

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Farmer

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed     Aug. 15, 1918

Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    Aug. 15, 1918

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


Served in France. Left U. S. Sept. 14, 1918, arrived U. S. June 18, 1919.   No A. W. O. L.  or absence from under G. O. 45/1914. Service honest and faithful. 

Entitled to travel pay allowance.

(Signature of Soldier)

Clarence Tangman

H. Nelling

1st. Inf. Mc.

Commanding  Casual


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond