Donald S. Shriver, U. S. Naval Reserve Appointment, September 25, 1943.
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ACCEPTANCE 318394 Los Angeles, California (Place of Acceptance) 25 September, 1943 (Date) From: Donald Sylvester SHRIVER, Ensign, D-V(S), USNR (Name and rank) To: Secretary of the Navy (Bureau of Navigation). I hereby accept the appointment as an Ensign, D-V(S), in the U. S. Naval Reserve to rank from 1 September, 1943, dated 22 September, 1943 [signature} Donald Sylvester Shriver
OATH OF OFFICE Having been appointed an Ensign, D-V(S), In the U.S. Naval Reserve, I, Donald Sylvester SHRIVER do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which I am about to enter. So help me God. (I understand that failure to complete any prescribed training course, or a review of my completed application regarded as unsatisfactory, will be considered sufficient cause for my discharge.) Donald Sylvester Shriver (Signature) OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF NAVAL OFFICER PROCUREMENT,LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA ) SS Subscribed and sworn to before me this 25th day of September, 1943 [signature] H. W. Browning H. W. BROWNING, LIEUT. COMDR., USNR ASST. TO DIRECTOR NAVAL OFFICER PROCUREMENT BLANK SPACES TO BE FILLED BY OFFICER ACCEPTING ORIGINAL APPOINTMENT PLACE OF BIRTH Town or City) Toledo County [blank] STATE Ohio State or territory of Which a Citizen California Date of Birth Sept. 22, 1917 Original: BuNav Copy: Disb. Off. Comdt. 11thND. CERTIFIED TO BE A TRUE COPY: Donald Sylvester SHRIVER