UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Department of Justice ___________ REGISTRATION AFFIDAVIT OF ALIEN ENEMY The registration affidavit must be filled in and sworn to in triplicate and accompanied by four unmounted photographs of the registrant, not larger the 3 by 3 inches in size, on thin paper with light background. All four photographs should be signed by the registrant across the face of the photograph so as not to obscure the face, if registrant is able to write. If registrant is unable to write, he must make his mark in the signature space and affix his left thumb print in the space indicated for the same opposite the signature space. The affidavit need not be filled out before, but must be signed and sworn to before, a registration officer, who will fill in the description and take the finger prints of the registrant. All registration officers are authorized to administer the oath hereto to persons registering as alien enemies. _____________ I, John Stefan Preuss hereby register as an alien enemy atPolice Station Town of Stillwater Minn and make the following statements and answers under oath: 1. Name John Stefan Preuss All other names at any time used none 2. Present residence Town of Stillwater Minn 3. Length of residence at the foregoing place Four years 4. All other places of residence since January 1, 1914 none 5. Born in Gremany on the 12th of Sept 1884 6. Since January 1, 1914, employed by: Name of place. Date. Occupation. Name of employer. Town Stillwater Jan 1 1914 Farmer for my Self 7. I arrived in the United States on or about 7th April at the port of New York on ship not known and applied for entry under the name of John Stefan Preuss 8. (a) Name of father August Preuss Living yes Residence of father, if living Town of Stillwater Minn. (b) Name of mother Rosa Preuss Living yes Residence of mother, if living Town of Stillwater Minn.