Private Squire COMBS of Captain SMALLWOOD Company, D of
the 8th Ky Regiment of Kenty. Vol. Inf was enlisted by R.B. JAMEISON,
the 24th day of September 1861, to serve 3 years; he was born in
Owsley Co in the State of Kentucky is 24 years of age, 5 feet 7 inches
high, dark complexion, Black eyes, Black hair, and by occupation when enlisted
a Farmer. During the lst two months said soldier has been unfit for
duty [blank] days.
Stationed Louisville, Ky
Date. April 11, 1864
Staion: ?Army General Hospital, Louisville, Ky
Date: April 11th, 1864
Henry A. MITCHELL
I certify, that I have carefully examined the said Squire COMBS of
Captain [blank] Company, and find him incapable of performing the duties
of a soldier because of loss of both Eyes - from Gun shot wound at Battle
of Chickamanga - He was in good health when he entered the Service.
He is unfit for bet. Res. Corps
Alex T. WATSON, Surgeon
____ Genl. Hospital
Discharged, this 3rd day of May 1864 at Louisville, Ky
Military Col 30 Ky Inf
Note 1. - When a probable case for pension, special care must be taken
to state the degree of disability.
Note 2. - The place where the soldier desires to be addressed may be here added.
Town - Booneville County - Owsley State - Kentucky
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