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Know ye, That Halvor Larson a Private of Captain Andrew A. Brown's Company, (H), 15th Regiment of Wisconsin Infantry VOLUNTEERS, who was enrolled on the thirtieth day of January one thousand eight hundred and Sixty two to serve Three years, or during the war, is hereby Discharged from the service of the United States, this thirteenth day of February 1865, at Chattanooga Tennesee by reason of expiration of time of service

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

Said Halvor Larson was born in Noway in the State of Sniope, is Twenty one years of age, 5 feet seven inches high, light complexion, Blue eyes, light hair and by occupation when enrolled a Farmer.

Given at Chattanooga Tenn. , this thirteenth (13) day of February 1865.

G.K. Sanderson
Ast Lieut 15th US Infty
A.C.M. D of C


[transcriber: state of Norway born in could be Siriope, Suiope, Sniope or something else - writing is difficult to read]

[written along right margin of form:]

Transportation to be furnished to Clermont Iowa.

[written at top of form:]

Asa Holt Jr., Paid, Feb 15, 1865, Paymaster U.S.A.

[written at bottom left of form, 2 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)
A.M. Brown, Capt Co. H 15th Wis Infty

Filed April 11th, 1892, F.H. Soll, 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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