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Title Report on Registration, 2nd District, 4th Ward, #5 School, [Local Board] #1, Hoboken, N.J. , Sept. 12, 1918.
Object Name Report
Catalog Number 2008.048.0005
Collection World War I Collection
Credit Gift of Bob Maier.
Scope & Content Report on Registration, 2nd District, 4th Ward, #5 School, [Local Board] #1, Hoboken, N.J. , Sept. 12, 1918. P.M.G.O. Form No. 84. Printed file card, 5" x 8" wide; holographic entries on both sides. Digital images only. Tiffs media archive.

Report form used by Local Board for World War I Selective Service Act military service registration (draft board.) Data recorded is numerical tallies by citizenship, race and ages. It also recorded data about Aliens by country, their numbers and the number who were "Declarents" and "Non-declarents."

Signed for the Local Board by Edmund J. Gear

P.M.G.O. is the Provost Marshal General Office. Card is imprinted September 1918.
Notes This item was originally from the files of the local Hoboken draft board; discarded at unknown date from records at Hoboken City Hall.
People Gear, Edmund J.
Date 1918-1918
Year Range from 1918.0
Year Range to 1918.0
Search Terms World War I
School No. 5
Ward, Fourth
Caption front
Imagefile 066\20080480005.TIF
Classification War
Law Enforcement
Immigration
Military
Government & Politics