Discharge from Draft.
To all whom it may concern:
is to Certify, that Richard J. McNally a recruit Army
Serial No.4833148 Co. 52, 163 Depot Brigade is hereby Discharged
from the military service of the United States by reason of
Physical deficiency as per third ind. dated. Sept. 12, 1918, on
form 1010 P. M. G. O. Giving reason for discharge: Deformity of
left foot due to old injury cutting --Hallux rigidus
complete left Group "C".
Said Richard J. McNally was inducted into the service from the
jurisdiction of the Local Board for Clayton County, Elkader,
Iowa, on the Fourth day of September, 1918.
While this certificate discharges the person named herein from
his present obligation to serve in the Army, it does not operate
as a permanent bar to his subsequent entrance into the military
service. Under Section 5 of the Act of May 18, 1917, all
registered persons remain subject to the draft unless exempted or
excused as in that Act provided. Therefore, this discharge does
not exempt the holder from obedience to the process of Exemption
Given at Camp Dodge, Iowa, this 12th day of
By Order of Colonel Newman.
Fredein O. M. Carthy,
|1st Lt. A. G.
D., U. S. A.