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Certificate Of Availability Process

Originally denied in September and October 1944, Sam Garwood was finally granted his release from the Charleston Navy Yard in November so that he could return to his ailing wife and four children in Blakely, Georgia. This process played out thousands of times across the Southeast as workers sought to leave their employment situation for various reasons.

Subject

Labor

Creator

Records of the War Manpower Commission, Record Group 211

Source

Certificates of Availability, 1943-1945

Date

November 1944

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 4 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 281516

Coverage

Charleston (S.C.) | Blakely (Ga.)

Original Format

Paper
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