Case Files of Conscientious Objectors Court-Martialed during World War I, 1917-1919
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Brief Description: 98 case files on microfilm containing the transcripts of courts-martial of 131 conscientious objectors during World War I. The records originate from the National Archives' Record Group 153 (United States. Army, Office of the Judge Advocate General).  The name index to the microfilm in this finding aid is arranged alphabetically, as are the case files on microfilm.  Researchers should note that these case files contain two courts-martial in which multiple conscientious objectors were tried together.
Held at:
Mennonite Church USA Archives
3145 Benham Ave, Ste. 1
Elkhart, IN 46517
Phone: 574-523-3080
Email: JasonK [at]
Record Series Number: HM8/037
Created by: United States. Army. Office of the Judge Advocate General, Mennonite Church USA Archives
Volume: 3.0 Items
Arrangement: Flat
Access Restrictions: These materials are open for public research.
Subject Index
Conscientious objectors - United States
Courts-martial and courts of inquiry - United States
World War, 1914-1918 - Conscientious objectors
World War, 1914-1918 - Mennonites
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the Mennonite Church USA Archives.
PreferredCitation: Case Files of Conscientious Objectors Court-Martialed during World War I, 1917-1919.  HM8-037.  Mennonite Church USA Archives. Elkhart, Indiana.