Draft Exemption update (Pt. 1) 1917

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Draft Exemption update (Pt. 1) 1917 - TOTAL OF 224 CERTIFIED TO Craven, Board...
TOTAL OF 224 CERTIFIED TO Craven, Board Completes Work of Passing On First 410 Men Called. 57 DISCHARGED FOR The local exemption board yesterday yesterday completed the consideration of claims for exemption from military service and summed up the totals which shows that 191 men have been drafted, and 33 certified to the district district board for failure to report, which makes a total of 224 men certified certified to the district board; 94 have been discharged on account of physical physical deficiency; 57 discharged on account account of dependent relatives; 1 minister minister exempted; 2 aliens exempted; two discharged on account of felons. This makes a total of 410 men, the number in the first call. The board has issued a second call for one hundred men who are ordered to report for examination Thursday morning. While twenty more than Craven quota have been certified to the district board, the board decided to issue this call as it is very likely that several will be exempted by the (Continued on Page Six) DISTRICT BOARD HAVING DEPENDENTS

Clipped from The Morning New Bernian21 Aug 1917, TuePage 1

The Morning New Bernian (New Bern, North Carolina)21 Aug 1917, TuePage 1
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