Son of William Redus and Calpurnia Ligon Greenwood Redus. Brother of William Calhoun Redus, Aaron Redus and Greenwood Redus. He was born on his father's ranch in Medina County, Texas. Roscoe served in the Spanish American War in Company D, Texas Infantry. He was a Texas Ranger in Company B of the Texas Rangers.
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The Spanish Campaign Medal was a military award of the United States Armed Forces which recognized those members of the U.S. military who had served in the Spanish-American War. Although a single decoration, there were two versions of the Spanish Campaign...(Read more) -Anonymous Added: Oct. 2, 2014
You had a wonderful life to research cousin Roscoe. I have told your story on my family blog at http://larry-family-history.blogspot.com/2009/05/life-and-times-of-roscoe-redus.html. Now it is time to rest in peace Ranger. -
Larry Van Horn, ATC (AW) USN (Ret) Added: Feb. 2, 2013