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Ellsworth C. Culver
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Birth: Nov., 1896
Dickens
Clay County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 26, 1919
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Elsworth Culver was born on a farm near Dickens, Iowa, to Charles W. and Bessie (Elsworth) Culver. He enlisted in the navy June 14, 1917 into the hospital corps. He trained at the Great Lakes Naval Stattion and then was transferred into the Marines and trained at Quantico, Virginia. In November 1918 he was shipped to France arriving the day the armistice was signed. He became ill in France from diabetes and was returned to the U.S. to New York where he died in the naval hospital in Brooklyn on 26 April 1919. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles William Culver (1852 - 1931)
  Bessie Elsworth Culver (1856 - 1918)
 
 Siblings:
  Edwin M. Culver (1876 - 1939)*
  Fannie Leonora Culver McCurdy (1884 - 1913)*
  Verna Mae Culver (1891 - 1906)*
  Lillie Belle Culver (1894 - 1906)*
  Ellsworth C. Culver (1896 - 1919)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
U.S. Marines PH N 3A.E.F.
 
Burial:
Dickens Cemetery
Dickens
Clay County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 18, Block 2, Lot 7
 
Created by: Susan Montague Lundt
Record added: May 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70483194
Ellsworth C. Culver
Added by: Jerry Hillegas
 
Ellsworth C. Culver
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Added by: Bonnie (Gallagher) Gilson
 
 
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