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CANADIAN OVERSEAS EXPEDITIONARY FORCES Discharge Certificate
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Certificates
Description:
A Certificate of Discharge from the 147th Grey Overseas Battalion for George L Kress. Signed by R M Kerr. Includes a physical description.
Date of Publication:
31 Aug 1916
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Kress, George L
Language of Item:
English
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CANADIAN OVERSEAS EXPEDITIONARY FORCES

Discharge Certificate

This is to Certify that No. 838991 (Rank) Private

(Name in Full) [illegible]

147th Grey Overseas Battalion C.E.F.

Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force, on the 8th of February 1916, and accompanied said unit to Camp Borden Ont. On the 31st of August 1916, in consequence of Medically Unfit

DESCRIPTION [illegible] OF

Age 20 yrs

Height 5ft 5 ½ in.

Complexion Fair

Eyes Gray

Hair Fair

Trade Clerk

Marks or Scars

Scar on thigh

Signature of Man George L. Kress

R M Kerr Officer in charge of Discharge Depot.

Place and Date Camp Borden Ont. August 31st 1916.

SHOULD THIS DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE BE LOST, NO DUPLICATE OF IT CAN BE OBTAINED

N.B. – Any person finding this Certificate is requested to forward it in an unstamped envelope to The Secretary Militia Council, Ottawa, Canada.

M.F.W.39

200m.-5-15.

H.Q. 1772-39-882.

(Reverse)

CANADIAN OVERSEAS EXPEDITIONARY FORCES

Discharge Certificate

No. 838991

Rank Private

George L Kress

[illegible]

Address of Discharge

His conduct and character while in the Service have been:

Good

Place Camp Borden Ont.

RM Kerr Capt.

Adjutant 147th Grey O.S. Bn., C.E.F

Date August 31st 1916.

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CANADIAN OVERSEAS EXPEDITIONARY FORCES Discharge Certificate


A Certificate of Discharge from the 147th Grey Overseas Battalion for George L Kress. Signed by R M Kerr. Includes a physical description.