Lloyd E. Ayers, Honorable Discharge, August 17, 1945.
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521-2 Enlisted Record and Report of Separation Honorable Discharge 1-122 1. Last name - first name - middle initial Ayers Lloyd E 2. Army Serial No. 33 047 547 3. Grade Tec 4 4. Arm or Service CAV 5. Component AUS 6. Organization 29th CAV RCN TR 7. Date of Separation 17 Aug 45 8. Place of Separation Separation CTR Indiantown Gap Mil Res Penna 9. RT #3 Bedford Virginia 10. Date of Birth 18 Sep 19 11. Place of Birth Bedford Virginia 12. Address from which employment will be sought See 9 13. Color eyes brown 14. Color hair brown 15. Height 5’6’’ 16. Weight 141 lbs. 17. No. Depend. 2 18. Race White [X] Negro [ ] Other (specify) [ ] 19. Marital Status Single[ ] Married [X] Other (specify) [ ] 20. U.S. Citizen Yes [X] No [ ] 21. Civilian Occupation and No. Tractor Operator 7-36.510 Military History 22. Date of Induction 2 May 41 23. Date of Enlistment [blank] 24. Date of entry into active service 2 May 41 25. Place of entry into service Roanoke Virginia Selective service data 26. Registered Yes [X] No [ ] 27. Local S.S. Board No. Unknown 28. County and State Bedford Virginia 29. Home address at the time of entry into service SEE 9 30. Military occupational specialty and no. Cook 060 31. Military Qualification and date (i.e., infantry, aviation and marksmanship badges, etc.) Rifle Marksman 1941 32. Battles and campaigns GO 33-40 WD 45 Normandy Rhineland Northern France Central Europe 33. Decorations and Citations Good Conduct Medal American Defense Service Medal European African Middle Eastern Service Medal with 4 Bronze Stars 34. Wounds received in action None 35. Latest immunization dates Smallpox 30 Aug 43 Typhoid 23 Sept 43 Tetanus 27 Oct 44 Other (specify) Typhus 27 Oct 44 36. Service outside continental U.S. and return Date of Departure Destination Date of Arrival 27 SEP 42 ENGLAND 3 OCT 42 UNKNOWN U S 20 JUN 45 37. Total length of service Continental Service 1 years 6 months 22 days Foreign Service 2 years 8 months 24 days 38. Highest grade held Tec 4 39. Prior service none 40. Reason and authority for separation AR 615-365 15 Dec 44 Convenience of the government RR1-1 demobilization 41. Service schools attended Cooks and Bakers 42. Education (years) grammar 6 high school 0 college 0 Pay data 43. Longevity for pay purposes 4 years 3 months 16 days 44. Mustering out pay Total $300 This payment $100 45. Solider deposits None 46. Travel pay $17.00 47. Total amount, name of disbursing officer 165.55 J J Maher JR Major 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 31 Jul 45 51. Date of next premium due (one month after 50) 31 Aug 45 42. Premium due each month $6.60 53. Intention of veteran to Continue [ ] Continue only $ [ ] Discontinue [X] 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 ASR score (12 May 45) 112 56. Signature of person being separated Lloyd E. Ayers 57. Personnel officer (type name, grade and organization - signature) Emily O Rumold 2nd LT WAC Emily O. Rumold 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 recover of this revision. [stamp] For convenience, a certificate of eligibility No. 24642 Vafo has been issued by the Veterans Administration to be used for the future request of any guaranty or insurance [illegible] [illegible] [illegible] [in?] the servicemen’s read [illegible] act of 1944 as [illegible] [illegible] [be?] [illegible] to the person to whom this separation paper was issued.