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Record Description

Draft registration cards or SSS-1 forms cover a group of individuals born between 1897 and 1928. The collection was located at the NARA SW office in Forth Worth Texas.
The collection is arranged by surname, the first name and the middle name.

For additional information about this collection contact the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis. The cards are part of Record Group 147: Records of the Selective Service System,1926-1975:
National Personnel Records Center

For an alphabetical list of records currently published in this collection, select the Browse

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

{{Collection citation |text = United States Selective Service, Washington, D.C., World War II Selective Service Draft Cards. National Archives and Records Administration SW regional office, Ft. Worth, Texas.

Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is found in the wiki article Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections.


Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:

  • Name of draftee
  • Residence of draftee
  • Age of draftee


How to Use the Record

When browsing this collection it is helpful to know the following:

  • The place where the event occurred
  • The name and surname of the person
  • The approximate date of the event
  • The name of the parents or spouse To search this collection select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page ⇒Select the appropriate surname Range and you should see images of those records.


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National Archives and Records Administration

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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in a Historical Record Collection ===


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