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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: George W. Trewin Filed: Oct 16, 1920
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     George W. Trewin 

#2151439  Private  Cas. Det. 1045 Dem. Group. Last ass'g'd  26 Co. Trans. Corps


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. 11/18  Ltr A. G. A. 11/30/18


Said   George W. Trewin was born in    Monona
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was  26/12 years of age

and by occupation a   Breakman

He had blue  eyes, brown hair, fair complexion, and was 5 feet 6 inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    17th    day of     July,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

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




Name   George W. Trewin Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb. 25,   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 rated

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  A. E. F.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    brakeman

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed March 13, '18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed [triple] March 13, '18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No A. W. O. L.   no absence under G. O. 31 or 45-19/14.
Entitled to travel pay to North McGregor, Iowa.
Left U.S. June 7- '18. Returned July 8-'19.
  (Signature of Soldier) George W. Trewin
    L. G. Drake
    Capt. Inf.




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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond