Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
W.B. Shelby Crichlow and Dewey A. Dye argued the cause for petitioner. With them on the brief was Robert E. Willis.
James Alfred Franklin argued the cause for respondents. With him on the brief was R.A. Henderson, Jr.
Supreme Court of United States.
MR. JUSTICE DOUGLAS delivered the opinion of the Court.
Section 205 of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Civil Relief Act of 1940, 54 Stat. 1178, as amended, 56 Stat. 769, 770, 50 U.S.C. App. Supp. V, § 525, provides in part that no portion of the period of military service1 which occurs after October 6, 1942,2 shall be included "in computing any period now or hereafter provided by any law for the redemption...
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