Difference between revisions of "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards (FamilySearch Historical Records)"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(citation)
(updated content)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
|CID=CID1875142
 
|CID=CID1875142
 
|title=Arkansas, First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945
 
|title=Arkansas, First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945
|location=United States}}<br>  
+
|location=United States}}<br>
  
 
== Record Description  ==
 
== 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.<br> The collection is arranged by surname, the first name and the middle name.  
+
This collection consists of mages of draft registration cards (SSS-1 forms) covering a special classification of individuals born between 1897 and 1928. The collection was located at the NARA SW region in Fort Worth, Texas. 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
  
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:<br> [http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/ National Personnel Records Center]<br>  
+
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:<br>[http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/ National Personnel Records Center]<br>
  
 
For an alphabetical list of records currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-25010-45664-1?cc=1875142&wc=MMG9-HK4:n1701374844#uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fcollection%2F1875142%2Fwaypoints Browse]  
 
For an alphabetical list of records currently published in this collection, select the [https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1942-25010-45664-1?cc=1875142&wc=MMG9-HK4:n1701374844#uri=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.familysearch.org%2Frecords%2Fcollection%2F1875142%2Fwaypoints Browse]  
 
{{Incomplete Section}}
 
  
 
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
 
=== 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. <br>  
+
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. <br>
  
 
{{Collection citation
 
{{Collection citation
|text=<!--bibdescbegin-->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.<!--bibdescend-->}}
+
|text=<!--bibdescbegin-->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.<!--bibdescend-->}}  
  
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]]. <br>  
+
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]]. <br>
  
 
<br>
 
<br>
Line 29: Line 27:
 
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:  
 
Key genealogical facts found in this collection may include:  
  
[[Image:Arkansas, First Registration Draft Cards DGS 5147827 77.jpg|thumb|right|180x240px]]
+
[[Image:Arkansas, First Registration Draft Cards DGS 5147827 77.jpg|thumb|right|180x240px]]  
  
*Full name of draftee
+
*Full name of draftee  
 
*Residence at time of registration  
 
*Residence at time of registration  
*Age at registration
+
*Age at registration  
*Date and place of birth
+
*Date and place of birth  
*Citizenship of Country
+
*Citizenship of Country  
*Name of wife, father or mother
+
*Name of wife, father or mother  
*Residence of that person
+
*Residence of that person  
*Employer's Name
+
*Employer's Name  
 
*Signature of Registrant
 
*Signature of Registrant
  
Line 50: Line 48:
 
*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.
 
*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.
  
{{Incomplete Section}}
+
{{Incomplete Section}}  
  
 
== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
[http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives and Records Administration]
+
[http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives and Records Administration]  
  
== Related Wiki Articles ==
+
== Related Wiki Articles ==
  
[[Arkansas Military Records]]
+
[[Arkansas Military Records]]  
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
+
== Contributions to This Article ==
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
+
{{Contributor_invite}}  
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
+
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections ==
  
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
+
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
+
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
  
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
 
=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===

Revision as of 17:14, 30 May 2012

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records available at FamilySearch.org.
Access the records: Arkansas, First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945 .
CID1875142
{{{CID2}}}
{{{CID3}}}
{{{CID4}}}
{{{CID5}}}
{{{CID6}}}
{{{CID7}}}
{{{CID8}}}
{{{CID9}}}

Record Description

This collection consists of mages of draft registration cards (SSS-1 forms) covering a special classification of individuals born between 1897 and 1928. The collection was located at the NARA SW region in Fort Worth, Texas. 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

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.

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:

Arkansas, First Registration Draft Cards DGS 5147827 77.jpg
  • Full name of draftee
  • Residence at time of registration
  • Age at registration
  • Date and place of birth
  • Citizenship of Country
  • Name of wife, father or mother
  • Residence of that person
  • Employer's Name
  • Signature of Registrant

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.

Related Websites

National Archives and Records Administration

Related Wiki Articles

Arkansas Military Records

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Arkansas, First Registration Draft Cards, 1940-1945,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 21 May, 2012), Anderson, Muriel Lee - Andrews, Almirth Briant > image 99 of 1101 images, Oscar Anderson, Registered 16 October, 1940; citing Arkansas, First Registration Draft Cards, Arkansas, United States, Draft Registration.

{{FamilySearch Historical Records Stub Article}