Frances A Blackman
To all whom it may concern
Paid February 24, 1865
E.S. Briley Paymaster
Know ye that
Frances N. Blackman private of Captain Job Throckmorton's
Company (F) fifteenth Regiment of Iowa Infantry
Volunteers who was enrolled on the tenth day of October one
thousand eight hundred and sixty one to serve three years or during
the war is hereby discharged from the service of the United States
this 16th day of December 1864 near
Savannah, Ga. by reason of the
expiration of his term of service.
(No objection to his being
re-enlisted is known to exist*).
Said Francis A. Blackman was
born in Guernsey Co. in the state of Ohio is nineteen years of age,
five feet ten 1/2 inches high, light complexion, blue eyes, light
hair and by occupation, where enrolled a farmer.
Given near Savannah, Ga. this
10th day of December 1861.
Robt. M. Woods
1st St. 64th Ill Vols.
Ale M 4th Div 17 A.C.
This sentence will be erased
should there by anything in the conduct or physical condition of the
soldier rendering him unfit for the army.
Job Throckmorton Capt
Comd'g F Co. 13th Regt.
Iowa Infantry Volunteers
~ Contributed by Constance Diamond