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 Evan Frederick Calvin

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Evan Frederick Calvin

  • Birth 12 Nov 1867 Princeton, Mercer County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 9 Nov 1958 Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA
  • Plot Section 26, Lot 14A
  • Memorial ID 35998413

SPANISH AMERICAN WAR VETERAN

Evan F. Calvin was the son of George W. and Levonia (Hunt) Calvin. He was born in Princeton, Missouri on November 12, 1867.

MILITARY RECORD:
Enlisted May 1, 1898 in Denver, Colorado. Served in Company "L", 1st Colorado Infantry. He was mustered out on September 8, 1899 at Presidio, California with the rank of Corporal. He received a pension on Certificate No. 1,189,164.

On January 24, 1901 at Lake City, Colorado, he married Crete Randel. They had a son, Homer E. Calvin, who resided in Seattle, Washington in 1929 and Edmonds, Washington in 1967.

At the age of 61 years, in November 1929, Mr. Calvin applied for admission to the Washington Veterans' Home in Retsil, Washington. He was 5 foot, 10-1/2 inches tall, had a medium complexion, and was a resident of King County.

He died age 90 on November 9, 1958 at Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington and is buried in the Home Cemetery there.


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Inscription

CPL CO L 1 REGT COLO INF SP AM WAR

Gravesite Details His wife Crete is buried with him, although there is no markings to indicate she is buried there.

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  • Maintained by: Souza
  • Originally Created by: Margie von Marenholtz
  • Added: 18 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35998413
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Evan Frederick Calvin (12 Nov 1867–9 Nov 1958), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35998413, citing Washington Veterans Home Cemetery, Retsil, Kitsap County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Souza (contributor 48284884) .