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Enoch Herbert Crowder
Major General Enoch Herbert Crowder
13th Judge Advocate General of the United States Army
April 11, 1859|
|Died||May 7, 1932
|Allegiance||United States of America|
||United States Army|
|Years of service||1881–1923|
|Commands held||Judge Advocate General|
|Battles/wars||American Indian Wars
World War I
|Awards||Distinguished Service Medal|
Major General Enoch Herbert Crowder, USA (April 11, 1859 – May 7, 1932) was an American Army lawyer who served as the Judge Advocate General of the United States Army from 1911 to 1923. Crowder is most noted for implementing and administering the United States Selective Service Act of 1917, under which thousands of American men were drafted into military service during World War I.
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