Thanks to JP Johnson for reminding abt the courthouse search for a copy of my grandfathers discharge papers that were lost to the govt but found now!!
HOWARD WILLIAMSON Honorable discharge
Grade t/4 Arm or Service CE RA Organization CO C 713TH RAILWAY OPR BN Date of Departure 18 Sept 45 Place of departure WAKEMAN CONV HOSP CAMP ATTERBURY INDIANA Place of birth EVANSVILLE INDIANA Civilian occupation Railroad switchman
Date of enlistment 17 JUN 42 Date of enlistment active service 17 JUN 42 Place of entry into service EVANSVILLE IN County and state VAND CO IN Military Occupation Specialty and No RY SWITCHMAN 233 Battles and Campaigns ROME - ARNONAPLESFOGGIA Decorations and Citations EAME RIBBON 2 STARS Wounds recieved in action LEG ROME ITALY 6 AUG 44
Date of Departure NATO FEB 7 43 Date of Arrival NATO 23 FEB 43 Date of Departure USA MAR 1 45 Date of Arrival USA MAR 14 45 Continental service 1 YR 1 MTH 24 DAYS Foreign service 2 YRS 1 MTH 8 DAYS Highest grade hel TECHNICIAN 4TH GRADE
Reason and authority for seperation CERT of DISIBILTY AR 615-361 and IST IND HEADQUARTERS WAKEMAN CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL CAMP ATTERBURY IND
TIME LOST AW 107; NONE LAPEL BUTTON ISSUED DATED 14 SEPT 45 ASR SCORE 2 SEPT 45