TITLE

LEGION ON CONSCRIPTION

PUB. DATE
October 1944
SOURCE
America;10/14/1944, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author focuses on the efforts of the American Legion in asserting military conscription in the U.S. The author states that the Legion has made a proposal for the passage of the compulsory military training act to the Congress. The author notes that the organization as well as the Congress will establish a committee for the conscription program. The author also denotes the relevance of the bill to the American military force.
ACCESSION #
61200535

 

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