Joseph B. Graham, Honorable Discharge, October 15, 1943.
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ENLISTED RECORD OF Graham Joseph B. , 13122120, Corporal (Last name) (First name) (Middle initial) (Army serial number) (Grade) Born in Goshen, in the State of Virginia Enlisted 1 June 24, 1942, at Blacksburg, Va. When enlisted he was 20-6/12 years of age and by occupation a Student. He had Brown eyes, Brown hair, Ruddy Complexion, and was 5 feet 10 1/2 inches in height. Completed 0 years, 6 months, 18 days service for longevity pay. Prior service: 2 None Noncommissioned officer Corporal-WD Ltr AG 354.17-ROTC (12/19/42) - 3/27/43. Military qualifications 3 Not Qualified Army specialty Soldier Attendance at OFFICER CANDIDATE COURSE, AAAS, 1943 (Name of noncommissioned officers' or special service school) Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions None Decorations, service medals, citations NONE Wounds received in service NONE Date and result of smallpox vaccination 4 Immune-3/29/43 Date of completion of all typhoid-paratyphoid vaccinations 4 1st Dose-3/29/43 Date and result of diphtheria immunity test (Schick) 4 No Record Date of other vaccinations (specify vaccine used) 4 Tetanus Toxoid-1st Dose-3/29/43 Physical condition when discharged GOOD Honorably discharged by reason of 5 TO ACCEPT APMT AS 2D LT. AUS / Character EXCELLENT [initialed JSW] Periods of active duty 6 3/27/43-10/13/43 Remarks 7 NO TIME LOST UNDER A.W. 107 SOLDIER NOT ENTITLED TO TRAVEL PAY *Trfd to ERC 6/24/42-Recalled to / C OF G SEC X AR 615-360 Active Duty 3/27/43 Print of Right Thumb [affixed] Signature of soldier Joseph B Graham [signature] R F D'Elousa Commanding R. F. D'ELOSUA. MAJOR, C.A.C. PERSONNEL OFFICER. INSTRUCTIONS FOR ENLISTED RECORD 1. Enter date of induction only in case of trainee inducted under Selective Training and Service Act of 1940 (Bull. 25, W.D., 1840); in all other cases enter date of enlistment. Eliminate word not applicable. 2. For each enlistment give company, regiment, or arm or service with inclusive dates of service, grade, cause of discharge, number of days lost under A W 107 (if none, so state), and number of days retained and cause of retention in service for convenience of the Government, if any. 3. Enter qualifications in arms, horsemanship, etc. Show the qualification, date thereof; and number, date, and source of order announcing same. 4. See paragraph 12, A R 40-210. 5. If discharged prior to expiration of service, give number, date, and source of order of full description of authority therefor. 6. Enter periods of active duty of enlisted men of the Regular Army Reserve and the Enlisted Reserve Corps and dates of induction into Federal Service in the cases of members of the National Guard. 7. In all cases of men who are entitled to receive Certificates of Service under A R 345-500, enter here appointments and ratings held and all other items of special proficiency or merit other than those shown above. INSTRUCTIONS FOR CERTIFICATE OF DISCHARGE A R 345-470. Insert name: as, "John J. Doe," in center of form. Insert Army serial number, grade, company, regiment, or arm or service; as "1620302"; "Corporal, Company A, 1st Infantry"; "Sergeant. Quartermaster Corps." The name and grade of the officer signing the certificate will be typewritten or printed below the signature. U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1943 O-508689