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Evan Frederick Calvin
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1867
Princeton
Mercer County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 9, 1958
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA

SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Evan F. Calvin was the son of George W. and Levonia (Hunt) Calvin. He was born in Princeton, Missouri on November 12, 1867.

MILITARY RECORD:
Enlisted May 1, 1898 in Denver, Colorado. Served in Company "L", 1st Colorado Infantry. He was mustered out on September 8, 1899 at Presidio, California with the rank of Corporal. He received a pension on Certificate No. 1,189,164.

On January 24, 1901 at Lake City, Colorado, he married Crete Randel. They had a son, Homer E. Calvin, who resided in Seattle, Washington in 1929 and Edmonds, Washington in 1967.

At the age of 61 years, in November 1929, Mr. Calvin applied for admission to the Washington Veterans' Home in Retsil, Washington. He was 5 foot, 10-1/2 inches tall, had a medium complexion, and was a resident of King County.

He died age 90 on November 9, 1958 at Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington and is buried in the Home Cemetery there. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Crete Randel Calvin (1881 - 1980)
 
Inscription:
CPL CO L 1 REGT COLO INF SP AM WAR
 
Note: His wife Crete is buried with him, although there is no markings to indicate she is buried there.
 
Burial:
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 26, Lot 14
 
Maintained by: Souza
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob von M
Record added: Apr 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35998413
Evan Frederick Calvin
Added by: Margie & Bob von M
 
Evan Frederick Calvin
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Your service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Jun. 24, 2015

- Margie & Bob von M
 Added: Jun. 11, 2009
 
 
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