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 Calvin Brittain Brooks

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Calvin Brittain Brooks

  • Birth 9 Aug 1924
  • Death 17 Jun 1944 Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands
  • Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section N Site 100
  • Memorial ID 414545

Reburial services for Pharmacist's Mate Third Class Calvin B. Brooks, son of Mrs. Effie Brooks, 818 West Twelfth Street, and E. B. Brooks, Kaufman County will be held at 2 p. m. Wednesday at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio.

Brooks, who was 19, was killed in the invasion of Saipan June 17, 1944. He was a graduate of Abilene High School and was employed in Abilene at the time of his enlistment in the Navy.

Survivors are his mother and father; four sisters, Mrs. Marie Graham, Mrs. H. H. Mote, and Mrs. Jack Lewis of Dallas, and Mrs. Hollis Wilson, Fort Worth; and a brother, Wardell Brooks, fort Worth.

Dallas News
06-15-1948

Gravesite Details PHM3, US Navy, World War II

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  • Maintained by: Carol Moore
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 414545
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Calvin Brittain Brooks (9 Aug 1924–17 Jun 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 414545, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Moore (contributor 46944791) .