Monday, April 22, 2013

Military Monday | Earnest Lindley's WWI Draft Registration Card

Earnest Lindley registered for the WWI Draft on 5 June 1918 in Richland Center, Richland, Wisconsin. At the time of his registration he was residing at R.F.D. #3, in Richland Center, Wisconsin. He was a laborer with Ike Sippy in Loyd, Wisconsin. The Registrar's Report lists him as having blue eyes and light hair. He is listed having been a natural citizen by birth on 19 April 1987 in Olin, Iowa, making him 21 years old. He listed his father's place of birth as Iowa and also listed his father as his nearest relative. At the time, Ulysses (his father) was living at Route 3, Richland Center, Wisconsin. 

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Monday, April 1, 2013

Military Monday | Edward F. Heisz's WWI Draft Registration Card

Edward F. Heisz registered for the WWI Draft on 12 Sept 1915 in Prairie du Chien, Crawford County, Wisconsin. He is listed as having been born a natural citizen on 25 April 1900, putting him at 18 years of age at the time of registration. At the time of the draft he resided at an address listed as (Route?) 1, Gays Mills, Crawford, Wisconsin. He listed him occupation as farm labor in Gays Mills, Wisconsin, and indicated that he worked for David Heisz. For his nearest relative is listed as David Heisz, of Gays Mills, Wisconsin. The David Heisz listed as his employer and next of kin is most likely his father, David Lincoln Heisz. Edward is listed as having brown eyes, red hair, and a medium height and build.

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