To Whom It May Concern,
Know ye, that William Dunlap, a Private of Captain Parker L. Carson’s Company, __________, 70th Regiment of Indiana Infantry Volunteers who was enrolled on the nineteenth day of July one thousand eight hundred and Sixty-Two to serve three years or during the war, is hereby discharged from the service of the United States, this Eighth day of June 1865, at near Washington D.C. by reason of _________ A.G. May 20, 1865 No objection to his being re-enlisted is known to exist *.
Said William Dunlap was born in Clermont County in the state of Ohio, is nineteen years of age, six feet __ inches high, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair and by occupation when enrolled, a farmer. Given at near Washington D.C. this eighth day of June 1865.
Signed by ________ Bucher
*This sentence will be erased should there be anything in the conduct or physical condition of the soldier rendering him unfit for the Army. A.G.O. No. 99.
(Signed) Parker L. Carson, Capt. Commanding Co.Transcribed by Brenda Foutch
Submitted by Debbie K. Young
The original document is in custody of Butch Hogan