Even if your ancestor did not serve in World War I or World War II, they should have registered for the draft. Many of these cards are online free at FamilySearch. The “Young Men’s Draft” from World War II are free, but not indexed–but are in alphabetical order.
- World War I Draft Registration Cards
- World War II Draft Registration Cards–Old Men’s Draft
- World War II Draft Registration Cards–Young Men’s Draft–free at FamilySearch. (incomplete)
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