1918: Pettis Fort (Mobile, Alabama)

October 27, 2008 at 9:08 pm 1 comment

Draft Registration Card #3415

Name: Pettis Ford
Permanent Home Address: 400 North Claiborne Mobile Ala
Age: 37
Date of Birth: July 27, 1881
Race: Negro, Native Born
Occupation: Laborer
Employer: Ames Transfer Company
Place of Employment: Royal Box State S?? Mobile Ala
Nearest Relative: Adelona “Addie” Ford (wife). (Maiden name is CURTIS)
Permanent Home Address: 400 North Claiborne Mobile Ala
Signed X Pettis Ford, his mark

Build: Medium
Height: Medium
Color of Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black
Disabilities/Impairments: None

Certified By: CD Showhan 9/02/1918

Source: Ancestry Library Edition

Note: I am researching my great-grandfather Pettus Fort (Ford), who resided in Dallas County and Jefferson County, Alabama. Any information on Pettus Ford/Fort or relations is much appreciated!


WWI Draft Registration Card Pettis Ford


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