Washington (State) African American Griots

Benton County, Washington World War I Draft Registrations

Partial listing

Submitted by Jacqueline Ryckman

 

 

Serial Number: 336

Order Number: A998

Name: Paul JONES

Permanent Home Address: Kiowa, Benton County, Washington

Age In Years: 43

Date of Birth: 14 October 1874

Race: Negro

Citizenship: Native Born

Present Occupation: Farming

Employer's Name: Self

Place of Employment: Kiowa, Benton County, Washington

Nearest Relative: Mrs. Clara JONES

Nearest Relative's Address: Kiowa, Benton County, Washington

Height: Medium

Build: Medium

Color of Eyes: Black

Color of Hair: Black

Date of Registration: 12 September 1918

 

Serial Number: 1134

Order Number: A768

Name: Charley W. COWAN

Permanent Address: R.D. 2 Kennewick, Benton County, Washington

Age in Years: 37

Date of Birth: 1881

Race: Negro

Citizenship: Native Born

Present Occupation: Farm Hand

Employer's Name: George W. Peters

Place of Employment: R.D. 2 Kennewick, Benton County, Washington

Nearest Relative: George COWAN

Nearest Relative's Address: Bristol, Tennessee

Height: Tall

Build: Stout

Color of Eyes: Dark

Color of Hair: Black

Date of Registration: 12 September 1918

Note: Has one leg about 2 1/4 inches short as a result of a bad fracture.