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Know ye, That Harvey S. Curtis a Private of Captain J.W. Bice Company, (A), 3rd Regiment of Cavalry Illinois VOLUNTEERS, who was enrolled on the 14th day of August 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 fifth day of September 1864, at Springfield Illinois by reason of expiration of term of service

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

Said Harvey S. Curtis was born in Napoli Cott in the State of New York , is 21 years of age, 5 feet 7 inches high, light complexion, hazel eyes, brown hair and by occupation when enrolled a teacher.

Given at Springfield Ill., this fifth day of September 1864.

S.S. Simm
1st Lieut. 3rd U.S. Cavly
Mustering Officer
Commanding the Reg't


[written at top of form:]

# 15 75
Filed for record August 26, 1921 8:00 a.m.

[written at bottom left of form:]

Paid in Full + Bounty, Sept 8 - 1864
By R.W. McClaughry, Paymaster U.S.A.


-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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