Ancestry.com. U.S., WWII Army Deserters Pay Cards, 1943-1945 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2020.Original data:
World War II Army Deserters Pay Cards, 1943 - 1945; NAI: 4713145; Record Group 64: Records of the National Archives and Records Administration, 1789 - ca. 2007; National Archives at St. Louis. St. Louis, Missouri
This series consists of World War II Army Deserters Pay Cards that range from 1943 to 1945. Each card provides the following information: soldier's name, rank, organizational post, service number, disbursing officer's name, voucher number and the voucher date (month/year). WWII Army Deserters Pay Card records are among several sources available to determine if a soldier actually deserted permanently. If available, a soldier's personnel file may also be referenced to determine if a soldier was documented as a deserter at a given time in his/her military career, but may have resumed active military service at a later date and subsequently been removed from deserter status.