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"Order of Induction into Military Service of the United States."

This order was presented to Benjamin H. Johnston of Mobile, Alabama. The order notifies Johnston that he has "been selected for immediate military service" by the local draft board. The certificate gives the time and location he is to report for induction.

Date: April 24, 1918
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Order (Military record)

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