|Birth: ||Dec. 3, 1878|
|Death: ||May 24, 1942|
SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN
Robert Eben Bucklin was the son of Nathan and Mary Alice (Babbitt) Bucklin.
Enlisted July 15, 1898 in Vancouver, Washington. Served with Company "K" of 1st Washington. Discharged November 1, 1899 at Presidio, San Francisco, California due to a gunshot wound in his left leg.
Robert Eben Bucklin was married to Hattie E. Peak on August 6, 1901 at Port Orchard, Washington by the Rev. Thomas. In 1942, Mattie listed their children as Robert W. Bucklin of Spokane; Nathan E. Bucklin of Winslow; Ronald E. Bucklin of Port Blakely; Curtis Vann of Winslow and Lieutenant Lincoln Bucklin of San Francisco, California.
When Mr. Bucklin registered for the draft in 1917, he listed his occupation as Boring machine operator in the ship yard.
Mr. Bucklin passed away at the age of 63 years on May 24, 1942 at the Navy Hospital in Bremerton, Washington.
Nathan Bucklin (1839 - 1915)
Mary Alice Babbitt Bucklin (1849 - 1915)
Robert Willis Bucklin (1902 - 1998)*
Curtis Vann Bucklin (1912 - 2004)*
Robert Eben Bucklin (1878 - 1942)
Alice Mae Bucklin Elofson (1885 - 1959)*
Henrietta Bucklin Lewis (1889 - 1979)*
CPL 1 WASH. INF. SP. AM. WAR
Washington Veterans Home Cemetery
Plot: Section 69, Lot 13
Maintained by: Souza
Originally Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: May 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37494567