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Know ye, That Knud Holverson a Private of Captain [blank] Company, (B) 1st Batt'n , 16th Regiment of U.S. Infty VOLUNTEERS, who was enlisted on the sixth day of November 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 24th day of June 1862, at Florence Ala. by reason of [blank]

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

Said Knud Holverson was born in Norway , is Twenty seven years of age, 5 feet 4 1/2 inches high, Light complexion, Blue eyes, Brown hair and by occupation when enrolled a Farmer.

Given at Florence, Ala., this 24th day of June 1862.

A.M.D. McCook
Brig. Gen.


[written at bottom, 2 entries:]

"This sentence will be erased should here be anything in the conduct or physical condition of the soldier rendering him unfit for the army"

Filed Feby 28th, 1880, C.L. McGonigle, Recorder

[written at top of form:]

Head In Army of the Ohio Jr Camp June 20th 1862. To be discharged by commandy maj Gene Buell
A.F. Rodman, A.D.C. & a.a.a.G.


-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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