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WWII Office of Civilian Defense Civil Air Patrol GM-86.pdf

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Headquarters ~ Air Forces
Civil Air Patrol
National Headquarters, AFRCP
Wa s h i n g t o n , J u n e 5 , 1 9 4 3


Applications for Active-Paty Assignment

To :

All Unit Commanders

1. Thousands of Civil Air Patrol members are now serving
with the Armed Forces or in War Industries, with the result that
many members who filed Applications for Active-Duty Assi~ament
( O C D F o r m N o . 6 2 4 - R e v i s e d J u l y, 1 9 ~ 2 ) a r e n o l o n g e r a v a i l a b l e f o r
such assignment and the central files for these applications are of
little value and very misleading. Therefore, and effective immedia t e l y, a l l C i v i l A i r P a t r o l m e m b e r s w h o w i s h t o v o l u n t e e r f o r a c t i v e
duty will submit promptly Applications for Active-Duty Assi~ament
regardless of whether they have previously made application for
a c t i v e d u t y.
2. On the back of each such form will be typed (a) age,
(b) Selective Service status, and (c) marital status of applicant.
3. Active-Duty Applications will be executed in duplicate and feE~arded through local unit headquarters to Wing Headquarters, which Headquarters will retain the carbon copy and forward
the original to National Headquarters.
By dir0ction of National C~de~OHNSON: /~E7

Colonel, Air Corps
Operations Officer
Civil Air Patrol