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Frank Archibald Andrews
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Birth: May 10, 1874
London, England
Death: Aug. 23, 1960
Vancouver
Clark County
Washington, USA

SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Frank was the son of Francis and Ellen (Mills) Andrews. He was born May 10, 1874 in London, England. He was five foot seven and one half inches tall and had a fair complexion. Frank came to the United States when he was about 14 years of age.

MILITARY RECORD:
Enlisted June 17, 1898 in Pueblo, Colorado. Assigned to 1st Colorado Infantry. He was discharged as a private September 8, 1899 at San Francisco, California. Pension awarded on Certificate No. 2,319,200.

He studied at Drake University and attained a degree in theology. He then worked for years as a minister for the Christian Church.

Then attending the University of Missouri Columbia, where he received two degrees, a Master of Arts degree in 1915, then a Bachelor of science in Education degree in 1921.

He was the husband of Dorothy, who he married December 25, 1910. The couple were admitted to the Orting Soldiers' Home October 1, 1953. The couple moved near Auburn, Washington. their four children were Mrs. Ledah Hubble and Mrs. Luzells Huffman of Maysville, Missouri; Mr. Frank Andrews, Vinton, Iowa and Mrs. Eleanor Stanton, Yakima, Washington.

He retired under the Washington State Teachers' Retirement system.

He died age 86 on August 23, 1960 at Vancouver, Washington. He was cremated and buried in the Retsil Veterans' Home Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Andrews (1837 - 1889)
  Ellen Mills Andrews (1840 - 1879)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy Ethel Smith Andrews (1879 - 1961)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Archibald Andrews (1874 - 1960)
  Frederic Shirley Andrews (1876 - 1941)*
  Edward Stuart Andrews (1877 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CO E I REGT COLO INF SP AM WAR
 
Burial:
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Retsil
Kitsap County
Washington, USA
Plot: Section 28, Lot 08
 
Maintained by: Souza
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob von M
Record added: Apr 18, 2009
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Frank Archibald Andrews
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Frank Archibald Andrews
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Frank Archibald Andrews
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Your service to our country is remembered by the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans.
- Spanish American War
 Added: Jun. 23, 2015

- MC
 Added: Sep. 15, 2009

- Margie & Bob von M
 Added: Jul. 12, 2009
 
 
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