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Dear Ms. Cowan,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
Selective Service records for individuals who served after World War I and born before 1960 are
in the custody of the National Archives at St. Louis, ATTN: RL-SL, P.O. Box 38757, St. Louis, MO 63138-0757. There are two types of records: the ledgers and the cards. The ledgers are in the public domain and not restricted by privacy. The cards are considered personal information and written permission for release, a death certificate, and/or an indication the information is requested for genealogical purposes should accompany the request for copies of the cards. Please use the enclosed form to request a search of these records.
If permissible, perhaps RL-SL will scan the back of a card for you if it does not contain any personally identifiable information recorded on it.
We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!
The Selective Service Registration cards are completely open to the public and written permission for release and a death certificate are not required for release of the cards. More information may be found at: https://www.archives.gov/st-louis/selective-service