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Calvin Pearl Titus
Birth: Sep. 22, 1879
Death: May 27, 1966

Boxer Rebellion Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Born in Vinton, Iowa, he served as a Musician in Company E, 14th Infantry, US Army. On August 14, 1900, during the Battle of Peking, China, Musician Titus in the presence of his entire attacking regiment was first to scale the wall of the city. For his courage, he received an appointment to West Point. There, during his first year as a cadet, President Theodore Roosevelt for his gallant actions in China, awarded him the Medal of Honor on March 11, 1902. Titus graduated in 1905, was commission an officer in 1905, served 32 years in the Army and retired a Lieutenant Colonel in the 6th Army. He died at age 86 in Los Angeles, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Calvin Titus (____ - 1927)
 
 Spouse:
  Grace Anna Robinson Titus (1881 - 1963)*
 
 Sibling:
  Calvin Pearl Titus (1879 - 1966)
  Weltha Myrtle Titus Shouse (1884 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills)
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Arlington, Space 1, Lot 1815
 
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Record added: Sep 15, 2003
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Calvin Pearl Titus
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