registration of twenty-four million men during World War I occurred at three different
times during the years 1917 and 1918. Below you will find lists
of men who lived in New York City who had been summoned for an examination for the draft.
is organized according to the district each man lived in and also
lists his home address. Just click on
either of the two photos below to see the names of these men who lived in
New York City (not including the Bronx).
too small and fuzzy to read, you can always go to the website found
and conduct a search for yourself. For
example, if you are looking for a man named "Aaron Ness," you can
simply do a search as such:"examination for draft" "ness". You will get nineteen hits, the
first of which lists "Ness. Aaron." His address is listed as
"105 Monroe Street."