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LTC Allen Buskirk
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1893
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 5, 1946
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA

Burial Records state: VAN BUSKIRK, ALLEN / Date of Death - 5/5/1946 / Last Residence - Bloomington / Place of Birth - Bloomington / Age - 53 / Gender - M / Cemetery - Rose Hill / Section and Lot - M, 20
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Obits can be obtained through http://www.monroe.lib.in.us/cgi-bin/obitsearch, with the following information - Obits can be obtained through http://www.monroe.lib.in.us/cgi-bin/obitsearch, with the following information - Name: Buskirk, Allen Van / Age: 53 / Newspaper: World-Telephone / Newspaper Date: 1946-05-06 & 05-11
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U.S. Military Records, 1925: Official National Guard Register / Given Name: Allen / Surname: Van Buskirk / State / District: Indiana / Rank: Lt Col / Page #: 247 / Regiment: 38 Div / Company: Fin Sec / Birthplace: Ind / Birth Date: 7 Jan 1893
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Misc Newspaper Clippings:

1.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Daily Telephone, February 4, 1911, p. 4

Allen Buskirk Quite Ill

Allen Buskirk, son of Mrs. L.V. Buskirk, and one of the best known young men of the city, is quite ill. He has just undergone an operation upon his tonsils.

2.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Evening World, March 3, 1913, p. 3

Allen Buskirk will leave this week for New York City to join Dr. J.E.P. Holland in his European trip. The two men will sail on March 15.

3.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, May 6, 1919, p. 2.

BATTERY F BOYS WANT TO GET HOME

Lieut. Allen Buskirk writes his mother, Mrs. L. V. Buskirk, from Germany that all the boys are quite well, but are very anxious to get home as soon as possible. He says, however, they do not know what is going on as to their return near as much as we do here near Washington.

4.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Daily Telephone, May 19, 1923, p. 1.

ALLEN BUSKIRK IS NOW MUCH IMPROVED

Allen Buskirk, who has been in the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, continues to improve slowly. His trouble is stones in the liver and is very painful. He is now at his home in Indianapolis and not here with his mother, as has been stated.

5.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, August 29, 1923, p. 1.

Allen Buskirk, now of Indianapolis, and who has been ill and unable for his legal duties for many weeks, continues to improve slowly and hopes soon to be about as usual. He has not visited his mother, Mrs. L. V. Buskirk, here for several months.

6.) Bloomington (Monroe County, Indiana) Telephone, Jan 3, 1930, p. 1.
(NOTE: This item was abbreviated from the original microfilm as noted by the ellipsis.)

NEW CHEVROLET GOES ON DISPLAY HERE SATURDAY

Allen Buskirk, manager of the College Avenue Motor Sales Company, North College Avenue, has announced that elaborate preparations are under way for the first showing of the new Chevrolet automobile Saturday... 
 
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 Parents:
  Lawrence Van Buskirk (1867 - 1910)
  Alice Allen Buskirk (1867 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Helen Ruth Adams Buskirk (1897 - 1991)*
 
 Sibling:
  Allen Buskirk (1893 - 1946)
  Lawrence Van Buskirk (1897 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Bloomington
Monroe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec M, Lot 20
 
Created by: genealogyfever
Record added: Jun 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54281899
LTC Allen Buskirk
Added by: Bill Myers
 
LTC Allen Buskirk
Added by: Bill Myers
 
 
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 Added: Sep. 13, 2010
 
 
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