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Colvard, William Bryant, and his son, Robert Bowen Colvard, registered for the draft together

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Record 994/2101
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Collection Wickam, Rod & Carmen
Date of photo 1942 ca.
Description William Bryant Colvard and his son, Robert Bowen Colvard, registered for the draft together, according to an undated newspaper clipping. The date may be early 1942. Selective Service law required everyone born on or after February 17, 1897, must register. They were among 536 registrants. The last paragraph of the article says: "A father and son were also among this morning's registrants, the local board reported. William Bryant Colvard and his son, Robert Bowen Colvard, of Keating both registered during the morning. William Colvard is a veteran of the first World war."
Object ID 2007.3.65
Place Baker City?
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