Robert Carl Carson, 19241943 (aged 19 years)

Name
Robert Carl /Carson/
Birth
Birth of a brother
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a brother
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042560)
Census
1930 (aged 5 years)
Death of a paternal grandfather
Burial of a paternal grandfather
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S6304
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042558)
Death of a maternal grandmother
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042549)
Census
1940 (aged 15 years)
Death
September 25, 1943 (aged 19 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial
after September 25, 1943 (0 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 29733470)
Family with parents
father
18871979
Birth: October 26, 1887 30 28 Lovett, Jennings, Indiana
Death: July 7, 1979Three Rivers, St Joseph, Michigan
mother
18891951
Birth: November 6, 1889 24 25 Indiana
Death: 1951Cass, Indiana
elder sister
19111992
Birth: June 6, 1911 23 21 Indiana
Death: July 10, 1992Three Rivers, St Joseph, Michigan
elder sister
Private
himself
19241943
Birth: August 3, 1924 36 34 Indiana
Death: September 25, 1943
2 years
younger brother
19261928
Birth: August 18, 1926 38 36
Death: April 27, 1928
Birth
Source: Find a Grave
Census
Census
Death
Source: Find a Grave
Burial
Source: Find a Grave
Burial

Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 29733470)

Shared note

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Clay, Cass, Indiana, 42-year-old Indiana-born farmer Frederick D and his 40-year-old Indiana-born wife Chattie F [Campbell] Carson were married when he was 23- and she was 21-years old. They have in their household their Indiana-born children, 18-year-old Helen L, 16-year-old S June, and 5-year 7-month-old R Carl. Helen and S June have attended school in the past year. Everyone except baby R Carl can read, write and speak English. Frederick is doing general farming on rented land. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. The Carsons are living next door to Chattie's parents, 64-year-old Ohio-born farmer R Atwood and his 66-year-old Ohio-born wife Printhia [Shilling] Campbell

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Clay, Cass, Indiana, 52-year-old Indiana-born farmer Fred D and his 50-year-old Indiana-born wife Chattie F [Campbell] Carson have in their household their 15-year-old Indiana-born son Robert C Carson, Fred's 80-year old Indiana-born widowed mother, Lucy C [McCaslin] Carson and a 67-year-old Indiana-born farm hand Charley Penzel. Everyone was living in the same house in 1935. Fred completed eight years of grade school; Chattie completed two years of high school; Robert has completed one year of high school and is attending school; Lucy completed eight years of grade school; Charley completed seven years of grade school. Everyone is literate. Fred is employed as a farmer who does electric wiring [? bad handwriting] and has earned $300 in the past year. He worked 30 hours in the week of 24-30 March, has worked 50 weeks of the past year and has no other source of income. Chattie and Lucy are "housewives". They are not employed nor looking for work. Charley is a "farm helper", has worked 48 hours the week of 24-30 March, has worked 50 weeks of the past year, earning $250 and has no other source of income.

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
Name: Robert C Carson
Birth Year: 1924
Race: White, citizen
Nativity State or Country: Ohio [sic]
State of Residence: Indiana
County or City: Tippecanoe
Enlistment Date: 11 Mar 1943
Enlistment State: Indiana
Enlistment City: Fort Benjamin Harrison
Branch: No branch assignment
Grade: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component:
Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 1 year of college
Marital Status:
Single, without dependents
Box number; 0894
Film reel number: 3.316

Robert Carl Carson, born 3 Aug 1924, died 25 Sep 1943 and was buried in Spring Creek Christian Cemetery, Meta, Cass, Indiana (Find A Grave Memorial# 29733470)