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Know ye, That Frederick Succow a Private of Captain Leo Schumacher Company, (G), 16th Regiment of Iowa Infantry Veteran VOLUNTEERS, who was enrolled on the twenty eight 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 seventeenth day of December 1864, at King's Bridge Georgia by reason of Expiration of Term of Service.

[No objection to his being re-enlisted is known to exist.*)

Said Frederick Succow was born in Germany in the State of - - - - - , is Twenty Three years of age, Five feet 5 1/2 inches high, Fair complexion, Gray eyes, Fair hair and by occupation when enrolled a Farmer.

Given at King's Bridge Ga, this seventeenth day of December 1864.

Robt M. Wood
1st Lieut. 64th Ills. Vols
Commanding the Reg't
A.C.M. 4th Div. 17th A.C.


[written along left margin:]

written on back of Discharge} Quarter masters Office, New York Dec. 30, 1864. Transportation furnished to Davenport Iowa. Cost $22.19. D.H. Dyer, Capt. A.A. Q.M.

[written at top of form, 3 entries:]

Aragr Dec 26/64

Alvin Walker, Paid Jan. 7, 1865, Paymaster U.S.A.

Additional Bounty $100, Paid Mar 5, 1868
E.L. Moore P.M. U.S.A., Act Juy 28, 1866

[written at bottom left of form, 3 entries:]

*This sentence will be erased should there be any thing in the conduct or physical condition of the soldier rendering him unfit for the Army.
(A.G.O.No 99)

Leo Schumacher
Captain "G" Co 16 Iowa Inft Vet Vol.

Filed March 25th 1884
Charles Schecker, Recorder


-source: Soldier's Discharge Record, Volume 1, item 5, 1865-1867, Clayton County, Iowa; LDS film #1516914 #5
-transcribed for Clayton co. IAGenWeb by Sharyl Ferrall
-transcription note: Every effort has been taken to produce a true & accurate transcription, but errors may exist due to the occasional difficulty in reading the microfilm. The researcher should obtain the original record to confirm accuracy.

Thank-you to IAGenWeb volunteer Constance Diamond for making these records available for transcription!!!

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