Men Wanted for the Navy!

In 1863, it was easy to enlist in the U.S. Navy.  If you were able-bodied all you had to do was fill out an application.  Was there a waiting period for a background check and a period to reconsider your decision before induction? I doubt it.

Men Wanted in Navy 1860s

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