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Catalog Number 1996.51.136E
Object Name Letter
Accession number 1996.51
Description Full transcription of text follows:


July 25, 1917 Captain E.E. Major Columbia, Mo. Dear Captain:- On receipt of yours of the 16th returning to me the application of my son James Edward Henschel for an honorable discharge from the State militia, the same at that time having been refused, I took this matter up direct with J. H. McCord, the Adjutant General, and am pleased to be able to advise you that I am today in receipt of a letter from the Adjutant General stating that an honorable discharge will be granted. You will doubtless receive this information through the regular channels and I would appreciate it greatly if you will forward the discharge to me here. Assuring you of my appreciation of your courtesy in this matter, I remain, Yours very truly, LHH.B

From the service of James E. (Ned) Henschel, Co. B Reserve Mallet--French Army, American Field Service, Quartermaster Corps, General Hdgts., and Motor Transport Co. 831.

Date July 25, 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
People Henschel, James (Ned) Edward
Subjects World War I
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Military discharges