WWI Draft Card shows Lester Roy Bender, born 5 May 1889. Occupation is Printer.Wife is a dependent.
WWII Card shows that he was born 8 May 1889, in York, PA.Employer, U.S. Gov't, York Post Office. Person who will always know his address, Mrs. Lester R. Bender. (Big help!)
Name: Lester R. Bender SSN: 185-34-8456 Last Residence: 17404York, York, Pennsylvania, United States of America Born: 8 May 1890 Died: 15 Aug 1970 State (Year) SSN issued: Pennsylvania (1960-1961)
The 1930 census shows he was 1st married @ age 24.That conflicts with the below, but ties into the above.Also, the 1930 shows that Mona, age 33, was 18 when she 1st married.Looks like she fibbed on the license.
Name: Lester R. Bender Event: Marriage Event Date: 25 Aug 1915 Event Place: York, York, Pennsylvania Age: 26 Estimated Birth Year: 1889 Spouse: W. Mona Washer Spouse's Titles & Terms: Spouse's Age: 21 Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: 1894 Reference Number: p 28724 Film Number: 1287399 Digital Folder Number: 4460744 Image Number: 471