UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
May 18, 1962
Ralph Trent SORENSON
Lt. Robert B. WILLIAMS, Commanding Officer, United States Army Examination Station and Induction Center, 401 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The opinion of the court was delivered by: LORD
Petitioner claims that he has been illegally inducted into the armed forces of the United States. He asks this Court to declare that the order under which he was inducted was invalid and void, and to order his release from the United States Army.
The facts have been stipulated and -- with the omission of exhibits -- are set out below.
'1. Petitioner is an individual residing at 800 Lafayette Road, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.
'2. Prior to July, 1961, petitioner's legal residence was Burlington, Iowa, where he was registered with Local Board No. 13-29 of the Selective Service System pursuant to the Universal Military Training and Service Act.
'3. Prior to January of 1962, petitioner was classified in the following classifications by Local Board No. 13-29 on the following dates:
October 4, 1954 I-A
September 13, 1955 II-S
August 20, 1956 II-S
June 2, 1958 I-A
September 15, 1958 I-A
February 12, 1959 I-S-C
August 10, 1959 II-S
May 17, 1960 II-A
until February 1961
February 6, 1961 I-A
October 12, 1961 I-A
December 19, 1961 I-A
by Appeal Board
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