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Albert F. Podlewski, Honorable Discharge, c1945.

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79 ENLISTED RECORD AND REPORT OF SEPARATION R539 HONORABLE DISCHARGE 1. LAST NAME - FIRST NAME - MIDDLE INITIAL PODLEWSKI ALBERT F 2. ARMY SERIAL NO. 32 723 580 3. GRADE PVT 4. ARM OR SERVICE QMC 5. COMPONENT AUS 6. ORGANIZATION 337TH HARBOR CRAFT COMPANY 7. DATE OF SEPARATION 25 NOV 45 8. PLACE OF SEPARATION FT GEO G MEADE MD SEPARATION CENTER 9. PERMANENT ADDRESS FOR MAILING PURPOSES 93 20TH ST BROOKLYN KINGS CO NY 10. DATE OF BIRTH 31 JAN 24 11. PLACE OF BIRTH BROOKLYN NY 12. ADDRESS FROM WHICH EMPLOYMENT WILL BE SOUGHT SEE 9 13. COLOR EYES BROWN 14. COLOR HAIR BROWN 15. HEIGHT 6'0" 16. WEIGHT 170LBS. 17. NO. DEPEND. 1 18. RACE WHITE X NEGRO OTHER (specify) 19. MARITAL STATUS SINGLE X MARRIED OTHER (specify) 20. U.S. CITIZEN YES X NO 21. CIVILIAN OCCUPATION AND NO. DIE CUTTER | 6-27.056 MILITARY HISTORY 22. DATE OF INDUCTION 19 JAN 43 23. DATE OF ENLISTMENT 24. DATE OF ENTRY INTO ACTIVE SERVICE 26 JAN 43 25. PLACE OF ENTRY INTO SERVICE CAMP UPTON NY SELECTIVE SERVICE DATA > 26. REGISTERED YES X NO 27. LOCAL S.S. BOARD NO. 152 28. COUNTY AND STATE KINGS CO NY 29. HOME ADDRESS AT TIME OF ENTRY INTO SERVICE SEE 9 30. MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTY AND NO. ABLE SEAMAN 065 31. MILITARY QUALIFICATION AND DATE (i.e., infantry, aviation and marksmanship badges, etc.) SS 03 RIFLE MM M1 RIFLE 32. BATTLES AND CAMPAIGNS G033WD45: NORTHERN FRANCE CENTRAL EUROPE 33. DECORATION AND CITATIONS GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL AMERICAN THEATER SERVICE RIBBON WORLD WAR I I VICTORY RIBBON EUROPEAN AFRICAN MIDDLE EASTERN SERVICE RIBBON 34. WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION NONE 35. LATEST IMMUNIZATION DATES SMALLPOX TYPHOID TETANUS OTHER (specify) AUG45 APR45 MAY45 TYP DEC44 36. SERVICE OUTSIDE CONTINENTAL U.S. AND RETURN DATE OF DEPARTURE DESTINATION DATE OF ARRIVAL 27 MAY 44 ENGLAND 8 JUN 44 25 AUG 45 UNITED STATES 3 SEP 45 37. TOTAL LENGTH OF SERVICE CONTINENTAL SERVICE FOREIGN SERVICE YEARS 1 MONTHS 6 DAYS 26 YEARS 1 MONTHS 3 DAYS 5 38. HIGHEST GRADE HELD PVT 39. PRIOR SERVICE NONE 40. REASON AND AUTHORITY FOR SEPARATION AR615-365 15 DEC 44 WD TWX SPGAP 220.8 24 SEP 45 (GEN) 41. SERVICE SCHOOLS ATTENDED NONE 42. EDUCATION (Years) Grammar 8 High School 2 1/2 College 0 PAY DATA 43. LONGEVITY FOR PAY PURPOSES YEARS 2 MONTHS 10 DAYS 6 44. MUSTERING OUT PAY TOTAL $300.00 THIS PAYMENT $100.00 45. SOLDIER DEPOSITS NONE 46. TRAVEL PAY $10.40 47. TOTAL AMOUNT. NAME OF DISBURSING OFFICER $413.75 Q A PEARSON CAPTAIN FD INSURANCE NOTICE IMPORTANT IF PREMIUM IS NOT PAID WHEN DUE OR WITHIN THIRTY-ONE DAYS THEREAFTER, INSURANCE WILL LAPSE. MAKE CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS PAYABLE TO THE TREASURER OF THE U.S. AND FORWARD TO COLLECTIONS SUBDIVISION, VETERANS ADMINISTRATION, WASHINGTON 25, D.C. 48. KIND OF INSURANCE Nat. Serv. X U.S. Govt. None 49. HOW PAID Allotment X Direct to V. A. 50. Effective Date of Allotment Discontinuance 30 NOV 45 51. Date of Next Premium Due (One month after 50) 31 DEC 45 52. PREMIUM DUE EACH MONTH $6.50 53. INTENTION OF VETERAN TO Continue X Continue Only $ Discontinue 54. RIGHT THUMB PRINT 55. REMARKS (This space for completion of above items or entry of other items specified in W. D. Directives) LAPEL BUTTON ISSUED 1 DAY LOSTUNDER AW 107 ASR SCORE 57 56. SIGNATURE OF PERSON BEING SEPARATED Albert F. Podlewski 57. PERSONNEL OFFICER (Type, name, grade and organization - signature) CASSIE F LAURENCE 1ST LT WAC WD AGO FORM 53-55 1 November 1944 This form supersedes all previous editions of WD AGO Forms 53 and 55 for enlisted persons entitled to an Honorable Discharge, which will not be used after receipt of this revision. APPLICATION READJUSTMENT ALLOWANCES MADE ON 1/23/46 THROUGH NEW YORK STATE D. P. U. I.