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Know ye, That Harvey S. Curtis a Private of Captain H.A. Maxwell's Company, (F), Eighth Regiment of United States Veterans VOLUNTEERS, who was enrolled on the 5th day of April, 1865 one thousand eight hundred and Sixty five to serve one years, or during the war, is hereby Discharged from the service of the United States, this 5th day of April 1866, at Washington D.C. 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 Nepoli in the State of New York , is 25 years of age, 5 feet 7 inches high, light complexion, black eyes, Brown hair and by occupation when enrolled a Soldier.

Given at Washington D.C. , this fifth day of April 1866.

H.A. Maxwell
Capt. Commanding Co.


[written at top of form:]

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

[written at bottom left of form:]

Transportation furnished from Wasington D.C. to Dunkirk, N.Y. under Circular No 55 War Dept. A.G.O. Dec 22, 1865
Jas Gleason


-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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