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"Report on AWOL's."

Report of nine Alabama soldiers absent without leave from Camp Wheeler, near Macon, Georgia. In addition to deserters, the report includes Pvt. LeRoy A. Andrews of McIntosh, Alabama, who "shot himself through the hand and is now sick in the Marine Hospital, Mobile, Ala."

Creator: Alabama Council of Defense
Date: June 12, 1918
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Correspondence

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 11
Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4

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