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The book, "Selective Service System in Wartime: Second Report of the Director of Selective Service" was submitted to the President of the United States on April 3, 1943 by Lewis B. Hershey. It details the period between December 7, 1941 to November 5, 1942. Chapters cover the history of Selective Service (Draft); reaction to Pearl harbor; a description of the Selective Service System; Manpower; exemptions from military service; classification of registrants; African Americans; enforcement of the law; and costs. It includes numerous tables and charts.
Selective Service System in Wartime: Second Report of the Director of Selective Service -WORLD WAR II -Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
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