A step toward war?

7/6/1940

Pastor Lee A. Howe of the Oneida Baptist Church, of Oneida, New York, wrote to Senator Morris Sheppard, chairman of the Senate Military Affairs Committee objecting to the Burke-Wadsworth bill. The Burke-Wadsworth bill required males between the ages of 18 and 35 to register for the draft.

National Archives, Records of the U.S. Senate Used with the permission of the U.S. Senate


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