James W. Cox
To All Whom it may Concern
Paid in full 3 Aug. 1865
Saml. C. Adams
Know ye that James W. Cox a private of Captain
Job Throckmorton's Company (F) 15th Regiment of Iowa Infantry
Veteran Volunteers who was enrolled on the tenth day of February one
thousand eight hundred and sixty four to serve three years or during
the war, is hereby discharged from the service of the United States,
this twenty fourth day of July 1865 near Louisville, Kentucky by
reason of G. O. No. 26 3d Inf. Army of Tenn. , 1865. (*No
objection to his being re-enlisted is known to exist.)
Said John W. Cox was born in St. Louis in the
State of Missouri, is eighteen years of age, --feet, seven inches
high, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair, and by occupation,
when enrolled a farmer. Given near Louisville, Ky. this twenty
fourth day of July 1865.
Robt. M. Woods 1st Lieut. 64, Ills. Vol. A.E.M.
(*This sentence will be erased should there be
anything in his conduct or physical condition of the soldier
rendering him unfit for the Army.
(A.G.O. No. 99)
Capt. Comd. F Co. 15
Iowa Inf. Vt. Vols.
~ Contributed by Constance Diamond