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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Ole Tweiten Filed: April 26, 1919
  Freda Katschkowsky

         County Recorder.



To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Ole Tweiten

#2139249   Private Air Service (Last assigned Division Military Aeronautics) Unassigned


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. auth. W. D.   Nov. 15-1918 and letter W. D. Nov 30-1918 Expiration of Emergency Inlistment.


Said   Ole Tweten was born in    Konsburg
in the State of    Norway When enlisted he was    31     years of age

and by occupation a   Carpenter

He had  blue   eyes,  dark brown  hair, ruddy  complexion, and was   5   feet   4 1/4  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    23rd    day of     January ,    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Stephen N. Parks, Jr.  
    Captain Infantry U. S. A. B.N.  




Name   Ole Tweton Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   June 12    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 rating

Horsemanship     Not mounted

Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions  none

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    None

Knowledge of any vocation    Carpenter

Wounds received in service    None

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  [triple] Jul-5-18


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed  July-5-18  

Married or Single    Single

Character   Excellent


No absence without leave.  No absence under G. O.  45, W. D. 1914. Casually discharged by Co. 4-163 Depot Brigade, Camp Dodge, Iowa.
  (Signature of Soldier) Ole Tweiton
    Grover C. Fillbach
    Captain Infantry U. S A.
    Commanding  Co. 4-163 D. B.


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

~transcribed by Constance Diamond