200 Alabama Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s 200th birthday2017 2018 2019

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Certificate granting George Moses an honorable discharge from the army at the end of World War I.

A service record is included on the back of the document, describing his dates of service, battles and campaigns, skills, occupation, injuries, vaccinations, character, and conduct. Moses had served as a sergeant in Company A of the 4th Alabama Infantry (which became part of the 167th United States Infantry).

Creator: George Paul Moses
Date: January 30, 1919
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Certificate

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
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Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4

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