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Robert Francis Venable (1898 - 1917)

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Robert Francis Venable
Born in Washington, United Statesmap
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died in Solano, California, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 29 Mar 2019 | Created 25 Oct 2013
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Biography

Robert Venable served in the United States Navy in World War I
Service started: 10 April 1917
Unit(s):
Service ended: 21 May 1917

Robert Francis Venable, the son of Andrew and Laura Belle Wing Venable, was born 27 September 1898.

Robert enlisted into the Navy on April 10, 1917 in Portland, Oregon. [1]

Robert died of Pneumonia on May 21, 1917 at Naval Base Mare Island, Solano, Californa.[2] He was buried at IOOF Mountain View Cemetery, Goldendale. He has two memorials there. One has his birth and death dates and a photo of a plaque recognizing the soldiers and sailors of Klickitat County, Washington.[3] The second has a photo of a stone with the label, U.S.N.[4] The photo included with this profile is his memorial plaque at Maryhill_Stonehenge.

Sources

  1. Officers and Enlisted men of the United States Navy who Lost Their Lives V.2 USPO.
  2. Ancestry.com. California, Death Index, 1905-1939.
  3. Find A Grave: Memorial #19070112 Robert F. Venable memorial
  4. Find A Grave: Memorial #63378284 memorial 2
  • USPO, "Officers and Enlisted Men of the United States Navy Who Lost Their Lives during the World War." Vol 2. Berwyn Heights: Heritage Books, 2007.

Acknowledgments

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