Traylor to Register All Male Employees

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James G. Traylor, appointment clerk for the Smithsonian Institution, is designated for the purpose of registering all men between the ages of 21 and 30 for the U.S. Army draft, under the Act of May 18, 1917, as the United States enters World War I.


Traylor, James G


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"Local Notes," 5/29/1917, p. 1

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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Wartime Activities
  • Military readiness

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