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"A Call to Arms"

by Sue T. Wilkinson

Van Zandt County Men Subject to the Draft World War I

Van Zandt County Genealogical Society

The following pages are from "A Call to Arms," a book compiled by Sue Wilkinson and posted with her permission on this website. It contains the stories and listings of Van Zandt County and surrounding counties for draftees during World War I, "The War to End All Wars." This volume was compiled and transcribed from original sources from the Canton Herald, the Grand Saline Sun and the Wills Point Chronicle. This book is still available for purchase. For information contact Sue Wilkinson. We thank her very much for her generousity in allowing the society to post this book in its entirety on this site.

Index of "A Call to Arms"


Draft Order Instructions


List of Men Subject to Draft in Van Zandt County Towns

Ben Wheeler





Grand Saline

Martins Mill

Stone Point

Silver Lake

Wills Point

Surrounding County Towns, Men Subject to Draft

Mabank, Kaufman Co.

Garden Valley, Smith Co.

Murchison, Henderson Co.

Chandler, Smith Co.

Eustace, Henderson Co.

Athens, Henderson Co.

Quinlan, Hunt Co.

Prairieville, Kaufman Co.

Mineola, Wood Co.

County Newspaper Reports of Deaths, Injuries & Other Stories

June 8, 1917-December 5, 1917

February 15, 1918-April 27, 1918

May 1, 1918-August 28, 1918

September 8, 1918-October 30, 1918

November 5, 1918-December 25, 1918

January 3, 1919-February 10, 1919

List of the Honored Dead


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