Great War Helmet, 1914-1918.


Page: 352

Soldier's Discharge Record



Filed      August 26, 1921 8:00 o'clock A.M.

Fee:     ----               

Reference No. Clara L. Curtis Otis                          Recorder


To all whom it may concern:

              This is to Certify, That Harvey S. Curtis a Private of Captain J. W. Bice, Company "A", 3d 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 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


Paid in full & Bounty Sept. 8, 1864

by R. W. McClaughay, Paymaster M.S.A.


S.S. Simm

  1st Lieut. 3d, U. S. Cavly.

             Mustering Officer



~ source: Clayton County, Iowa Discharges. LDS microfilm #1516914 Item #6

~transcribed by IAGenWeb Volunteer for Clayton County IAGenWeb.