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Subject: Re: Romney reveals foreign policy Date: 10/10/2012 9:07 PM
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jgc123 wrote: And his history dating back to 1965 when he supported the Viet Nam war while dodging it himself backs up my thesis.

Just how did he "dodge" the draft? He received four student deferments and by the time his deferments were up, his lottery number was 300.



I was in the last draft was #350 something

As for deferments, believe that around 60% of those elegable to be drafted got a deferment.

I also believe that you kept your Selective service number (like my #350 something) even if you had a deferment, and that was your number when you were available to report
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