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Draft registration card for George Lake of Birmingham, Alabama.

Lake registered in the final round of draft registration, intended for all men ages 18 to 45. He worked as a coal dumper at Sloss Sheffield Steel & Iron Co. in Birmingham. He was 37 when he registered for the draft.

Creator: U.S. War Department
Date: September 12, 1918
Repository: National Archives
Format: Registration card

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