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This is a certificate of honorable discharge issued by the John Pollock Post of the Grand Army of the Republic to Winfield S. Shields for his service in the U. S. Civil War from Feb. 22, 1864 to Dec. 13, 1897. The certificate is dated December 31, 1897 and was signed by John A. Kinter, Adjutant, and John Park, Post Commander.
Winfield Scott Shields, military service, Grand Army of the Republic
"Certificate of Honorable Discharge from the Grand Army of the Republic for Winfield S. Shields, December 31, 1897" (1897). Indiana, Pennsylvania in the Civil War. 18.
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