Reeves, Alfred Vernon (1891 CA - 1918)


Reeves, Alfred Vernon


Father: William Anslow Reeves
Mother: Laura A.

Birth: 30 Apr 1891, San Francisco, California
Birth Source: WWI Draft Card

Death: 9 Oct 1918
Death Source: WWI Burial Card



The WWI burial card for Alfred lists him as a Private in Co. B, 361st Inf. 91st Div. He was from California and died 9 Oct 1918 from wounds received in action. He is listed as reburied 3 Nov 1926 in the Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery in France (Grave 10, Row 43, Block E).

His emergency contact lists Mrs. Laura Reeves (Mother) and W. A. Reeves (Father) of San Francisco, California.

The 1900 census lists his birth date as Apr 1891. The VA master index lists it as 30 Apr 1890. However his WWI Draft card agrees with the census and states 30 Apr 1891.

Research Notes


Birth:          WWI Draft Registration Card - https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZKM-QF1
Death:        WWI Burial Card - Card Register of Burials of Deceased American Soldiers, 1917 - 1922 (NARA)

1900 Census:  San Francisco County, California https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M95Z-8ZC
1910 Census:  San Francisco County, California https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVG7-593

FamilySearch - United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940