WWI Draft Registration Cards record example

    WWI Draft Registration Cards

    Records: 23,671,182 · Complete: 100%

    The WWI draft registration cards database can be an extremely useful resource because it covers a significant portion of the U.S. male population in the early twentieth-century. If you had family in the United States during WWI, you are likely to find at least one relative’s information within this large collection. In addition, these cards contain more than just names and dates; they can contain significant genealogical information such as birthplace, citizenship status, and information on the relative.

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    "WWI Draft Registration Cards" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/959/wwi-draft-registration-cards: accessed June 27, 2022)

    Publication Title
    WWI Draft Registration Cards
    Total Records
    23,671,182 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M1509
    Record Group
    163
    Published on Fold3
    31 May 2016
    Last Updated
    30 Jun 2016
    Description
    In 1917 and 1918, approximately 24 million men living in the United States completed a World War I draft registration card.