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Robert Eben Bucklin
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1878
Washington, USA
Death: May 24, 1942
Bremerton
Kitsap County
Washington, USA

SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Robert Eben Bucklin was the son of Nathan and Mary Alice (Babbitt) Bucklin.

MILITARY RECORD:
Enlisted July 15, 1898 in Vancouver, Washington. Served with Company "K" of 1st Washington. Discharged November 1, 1899 at Presidio, San Francisco, California due to a gunshot wound in his left leg.

Robert Eben Bucklin was married to Hattie E. Peak on August 6, 1901 at Port Orchard, Washington by the Rev. Thomas. In 1942, Mattie listed their children as Robert W. Bucklin of Spokane; Nathan E. Bucklin of Winslow; Ronald E. Bucklin of Port Blakely; Curtis Vann of Winslow and Lieutenant Lincoln Bucklin of San Francisco, California.

When Mr. Bucklin registered for the draft in 1917, he listed his occupation as Boring machine operator in the ship yard.

Mr. Bucklin passed away at the age of 63 years on May 24, 1942 at the Navy Hospital in Bremerton, Washington. 
 
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 Parents:
  Nathan Bucklin (1839 - 1915)
  Mary Alice Babbitt Bucklin (1849 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Robert Willis Bucklin (1902 - 1998)*
  Curtis Vann Bucklin (1912 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Eben Bucklin (1878 - 1942)
  Alice Mae Bucklin Elofson (1885 - 1959)*
  Henrietta Bucklin Lewis (1889 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CPL 1 WASH. INF. SP. AM. WAR
 
Burial:
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 69, Lot 13
 
Maintained by: Souza
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: May 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37494567
Robert Eben Bucklin
Added by: Margie & Bob
 
Robert Eben Bucklin
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- Cheryl Hanson
 Added: Nov. 13, 2013

- Margie & Bob
 Added: Jun. 15, 2009
 
 
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