[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

 

Islamic Republic of Iran

The Ground Forces of the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Telephone -----

Number: 701 03 116

Date: 29/11/1358 [18 February 1980]

Enclosure

From: Training Centre number 5 – Kerman D

To: Sergeant Sayyid Kamal Yazdanpanah

Subject:

This is to certify:

During his service in the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mr. Sayyid Kamal Yazdanpanah has performed his duties with honesty and integrity and is being discharged from the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran for his [adherence to the] Baha’i religion.

On behalf of F MRA 05 Kerman [initials may refer to a military designation] - Lieutenant Colonel Mokhtari

[signature]

[official stamp]

Chief of Staff - MRA 05 Kerman [initials may refer to a military designation] - Lieutenant Colonel Mokhtari

[signature]

This is to certify:

As at 29/11/1358 [18 February 1980], the Judicial Branch of Training Centre 05 of Kerman [confirms that there is] no record of criminal history for Mr. Sayyid Kamal Yazdanpanah, sergeant in the Armed Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Chief Justice of Training Centre 05 Kerman - Major Ahmadi

[signature over official stamp]

[handwritten note in the middle of the page]

The foregoing is hereby confirmed - Colonel Fereidouni

[signature]