U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Wesley Elmer Blythe
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Transcripton: U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Wesley Elmer Blythe

The following is my transcripton of the U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Wesley Elmer Blythe.

 

(Front …)

REGISTRATION CARD

FORM #: ?78

No.: 64

ROW 1

Name in Full:     Wesley Elmer Blythe      (Given name, Family name)          Age in yrs.: 26

ROW 2

Home Address:    718 Wayne Danville Ill    (No., street, city, state)

ROW 3

Date of Birth:     Nov 4 – 1890    (Month, Day, Year)

ROW 4

Are you (1) a natural-born citizen, (2) a naturalized citizen, (3) an alien, (4) or have you declared your intention (specify which)?     Natural Born

ROW 5      

Where were you born?     Lawrenceburg, Tenn. USA                        (town, state, nation)

ROW 6   

If not a citizen, of what nation are you a citizen or subject?     —–

ROW 7      

What is your present trade, occupation, or office?     Undertaker

ROW 8   

By whom employed?     Self

Where employed?     Danville, Ill.

ROW 9   

Have you a father, mother, wife, child under 12, or a sister or brother under 12, solely dependent on your for support (specify which)?     Wife

ROW 10 

Married or single (which)?     Married         Race (specify which)?     Caucasian

ROW 11  

What military service have you had?    None     Rank:     No     branch:     No     years:     —–     Nation or State:

ROW 12  

Do you claim exemption from draft (specify grounds)?     No

I affirm that I have  verified above answers and that they are true.

Wesley Elmer Blythe

(Signature or Mark)

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Wesley Elmer Blythe
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 for Wesley Elmer Blythe

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(Notation in lower left corner)   If person is of African descent, cut off this corner.

(Reverse side…)

12-8-27-A

REGISTRAR’S REPORT 

ROW 1

Tall, medium, or short (specify which)?      Medium      Slender, medium, or stout (which)?     Medium

ROW 2

Color of eyes      Blue       Color of hair     Lt. Brown       Bald     Slightly

ROW  3

Has person lost arm, leg, hand, foot, eye, or both eyes or is he otherwise disabled (specify)?     No

I certify that my answers are true, that the person registered has read his own answers, that I have witnessed his signature, and that all of his answers of which I have knowledge are true, except as follows

_______________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________

______________Frank L. Natho

(Signature of Registrar)

Precinct:     Ward 1, Prct. 3

City or County:     Danville______________________

State:     Illinois______________________

_________________June 5 – 1917

(Date of Registration)

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