World war 1939 - 1945 Colorado registers 136,025 men of eligible age for army duty. Post Oct. 17, 1940 p.1 Draft totals for Colorado by counties. RMN Oct. 18, 1940 p.13 Twenty Colorado Indians take to the hills to evade draft. RMN Oct. 18, 1940 p.1 President appoints 76 doctors to examine Colorado draftees. Post Oct. 24, 1940 p.21 Colorado gets first draft call to provide 182 men by November 23. Post Oct. 31, 1940 p.1 First contingent of draft volunteers inducted into U.S. fighting forces at Ft. Logan rites. RMN Nov. 20, 1940 p.1
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