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Individual Pay Record Book. Used by Otto Suess, Company C, 150th Machine Gun Battalion. The book records vital information, dates of payment and by whom, pay grade, and monthly allotments. As a Private First Class he earned $36.60 per month. As a Corporal he earned $40.20 per month. He sent $25.00 home every month and also paid $6.70 for War Risk Insurance, leaving him only $4.90 a month as a Private and $8.50 per month as a Corporal.
Individual Pay Record Book -WORLD WAR I -Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum

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