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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[World War II United States Military Records, 1941 to 1945|WWII]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States World War II Enlistment Records|Enlistment Records]]''
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[World War II United States Military Records, 1941 to 1945|WWII]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[United_States_World_War_II_Enlistment_Records|Enlistment Records]]''  
  
=== World War II Army Enlistment Records (1938-1946) ===
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=== World War II Army Enlistment Records (1938-1946) ===
  
The "World War II Army Enlistment Records, created, 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946" covers abt. 8.7 million men and women who enlisted in the Army including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and abt.300,000 reservists who enlisted in the Enlisted Reserve Corps. Please note, however, that the database is not comprehensive and does not cover all Army enlistments.
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The National Archives has created a [http://aad.archives.gov/aad/content/aad_docs/rg64_army_serial_faq.pdf Frequently Asked Questions] (FAQ) document for this database to help explain some of the questions regarding this electronic record.
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The "World War II Army Enlistment Records, created, 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946" covers abt. 8.7 million men and women who enlisted in the Army including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and abt.300,000 reservists who enlisted in the Enlisted Reserve Corps. Please note, however, that the database is not comprehensive and does not cover all Army enlistments.  
  
==== Content of the Records ====
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The National Archives has created a [http://aad.archives.gov/aad/content/aad_docs/rg64_army_serial_faq.pdf Frequently Asked Questions] (FAQ) document for this database to help explain some of the questions regarding this electronic record.
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==== Content of the Records ====
  
 
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*Army Serial Number
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*Army Serial Number  
*Name
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*Name  
*Residence: County and State
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*Residence: County and State  
*Place and Date of Enlistment
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*Place and Date of Enlistment  
 
*Grade
 
*Grade
  
 
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*Branch
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*Branch  
*Term of Enlistment
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*Term of Enlistment  
*Birthplace
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*Birthplace  
*Year of Birth
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*Year of Birth  
 
*Race and Citizenship
 
*Race and Citizenship
  
 
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*Education
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*Education  
*Civilian Occupation
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*Civilian Occupation  
*Marital Status
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*Marital Status  
*Component of the Army
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*Component of the Army  
 
*Box and Film Reel Number<br>of Microfilmed Records
 
*Box and Film Reel Number<br>of Microfilmed Records
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*[http://www.ww2enlistment.org World War 2 U.S. Army Enlistment Archive 1938 - 1946] (Crafted Knowledge) (free)
 
*[http://www.ww2enlistment.org World War 2 U.S. Army Enlistment Archive 1938 - 1946] (Crafted Knowledge) (free)
  
=== References ===
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=== References ===
  
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[[Category:United States in World War II, 1941 to 1945]]
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World War II Army Enlistment Records (1938-1946)

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The "World War II Army Enlistment Records, created, 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946" covers abt. 8.7 million men and women who enlisted in the Army including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and abt.300,000 reservists who enlisted in the Enlisted Reserve Corps. Please note, however, that the database is not comprehensive and does not cover all Army enlistments.

The National Archives has created a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document for this database to help explain some of the questions regarding this electronic record.

Content of the Records

  • Army Serial Number
  • Name
  • Residence: County and State
  • Place and Date of Enlistment
  • Grade
  • Branch
  • Term of Enlistment
  • Birthplace
  • Year of Birth
  • Race and Citizenship
  • Education
  • Civilian Occupation
  • Marital Status
  • Component of the Army
  • Box and Film Reel Number
    of Microfilmed Records

Where to Find the Records

Online

References



 

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