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Naval Discharge



Filed      February 30th, 1941

Majorie Downie Lenth                        Recorder.

Reference No. Fee:     -----




              This is to Certify, That         Embertson, Philmon

           a Fireman 3rd class   prov 140-54-75 this date has been discharged from the U. S. S. NINTH NAVAL DISTRICT and the U. S. Naval Reserve Force, Class 4, by reason of HONORABLE DISCHARGED FROM THE U. S. NAVAL RESERVE FORCE     30th of September 1921, IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALNAV 67.

      Is recommended for reenlistment.    Rating best qualified to fill,  F3c

Dated this 30th day of September, 1921,  at  Great Lakes, Ill.

Character of discharge    Honorable


R. S. Smith, Lieutenant

By direction.





Name: Embretson, Philmon Rate:  F3c Enrolled: 5-29-18
at  Des Moines   for   4 years Previous naval service:   years; Previous Naval Reserve Service:


Served apprenticeship Gun Captain certificate:
Certificate graduation P. O. School: Seaman Gunner: Trade:
Citizenship:   US Rating held during enrollment: F3c
Proficiency: 3.5    Sobriety: 4 Obedience:  4 Average standing for term of
enrollment: 3; 8; Special qualifications:  ---  




Where born: St. Olaf, Ia. Date: August 7, 1896 Age: 25 years  2 months
Height: 6 feet, - inches Weight:   169 lbs. Eyes: Blue     Hair: aub
Complexion: ruddy      
Personal characteristics, marks, etc.: Ant. rm r temple; s 1" r mid fing; m r thigh; Post. p vs 1" d 1a; m r a.
Percentage of time on sick list during enrollment, 18/326.
Is physically qualified for reenlistment.
Not present for Examination.


I hereby certify that the above named has been paid in full to date.  
  E. E. Brooks, C. Ph. M.  
  Medical Officer  


~ source: Clayton County, Iowa Discharges. LDS microfilm #1516914 Item #6

~transcribed by Constance Diamond