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The first military draft was during the civil war.

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When did US enact a military draft?

the first "official" draft occured during the civil war

Who made the military draft?

Lincoln and congress first orchestrated the nation's first military draft during the US Civil War (1861-1865). Vietnam (1861-1975) was the last military draft orchestrated by Nixon and congress.

When the US military draft begin?

The US military draft began in the US Civil War (1861-1865).

What US war was the military draft first used?

The US Civil War (1861-1865) was the first official draft for US Troops; The Vietnam War (1961-1975) was the last official draft for US Troops. The draft was ended by President Nixon.

Has the us draft ended yet?

Who was president of the US when the military draft ended

When was the last military draft in the US?

The draft was discontinued in 1973.

When did the us start drafting men to the military?

The US Civil War (also called the American Civil War) was the first military draft.

When was the military draft eliminated?

The US stopped the 'draft' (conscription) in 1973 .

How do avoid the military draft?

By joining the military after finishing high school.Or:If it is the US draft, don't worry about it. The US hasn't used the draft since the Vietnam War.

First president to institute military draft?

Lincoln, US Civil War (1861-1865).

What is the practice of drafting men into the military?

The FIRST US draft was during the US Civil War (1861-1865). The LAST US draft was during the Vietnam War (1961-1975).

When was the first time the military draft was used?

US, officially, first time general scale; US Civil War 1861-1865.

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