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Catalog Number 2004.8.8
Object Name Orders, Military
Accession number 2004.8
Description Special order number 121 from the headquarters of the 35th Division, dated August 23, 1918.

Order reads:
1.In compliance with telegraphic instructions from The Adjutant General, G.H.Q., A.E.F. July 5, 1918, the following named officer and enlisted men are relieved from assignment to their present organizations and from further duty with American Expeditionary Forces and will proceed August 26, 1918 to BREST, reporting upon arrival to the Commanding Officer at that place for Transportation to the United States, where upon arrival, they will report to the Commanding General, Port of Embarkation, as having been returned in compliance with War Department Cable number 1650-R dated June 28, 1918. For assignment to new divisions
10th Engineers
1st Lieut, Claudio J. La Silva, Cpl Harry M. Tomplins, Co.E.

Service Record will be completed and carefully checked and delivered to the officer commanding the Detachment.

The Quartermaster Corps will finish travel rations for five (5) days, including funds for the purchase of liguid coffee, and the necessary transportation.

The travel directed is necessary in the military services.

The order bears the typed signature of Colonel E. E. Hskell

From the World War One servce of Sgt. 1st Class Harry M. Tompkins, Co. E. 110th Engrs., 35th Division, AEF, then 5th Engr. Training Regiment.
Date August 23, 1918
Year Range from 1918
Year Range to 1918
Subjects Orders
Search Terms 35th Division
American Expeditionary Forces
War Department
110th Engineers
Quartermaster Corps