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Lieut Calvin Shedd

of the seventh Regt N.H. Vols having applied to me for a certificate on which to ground an application for Leave of Absence. I do hereby certify that I have carefully examined this Officer and find him suffering from Emaciation and Debility the result of Chronic Diarrhoea and Inflamation of the Bowells; and that in consequence thereof he is in My opinion unfit for duty or to travel. I further declare my belief that he will not be able to resume his duties in a less period of twenty days.

Dated at Enfield N.H. this seventh day of December One thousand eight hundred and sixty three

                                         Alfred R. Bullard M.D.
                                         Grafton S.S.
Personaly appeared before me the above named Alfred R. Bullard and made oath that the above certificate by him subscribed is true to the best of his knowledge and belief

Dec 7th 1963 James F. Pattee Justice Peace

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