Private Walter G. Bevill

Title

Private Walter G. Bevill

Subject

World War I
United States. Army

Description

Pvt. Walter G. Bevill died on March 31, 1918, while serving with the United States Army at Camp Pike. Pvt. Bevill was a 1917 graduate of Alabama Polytechnic Institute at Auburn and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Bevill. More information on the death of Pvt. Bevill can be found at this site: http://archives.state.al.us/goldstar/images/card/Bevill_WG.pdf.

A small obituary can be found in the Bryan Daily Eagle on April 11, 1918.

Additional information on Pvt. Bevill can be found in the book Gold book, Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas; a tribute to her loyal sons who paid the supreme sacrifice in the World War .

Pvt. Bevill's name is found on a memorial at Texas A&M University, a photo of that memorial can be found at this link: http://www.myaggienation.com/campus_evolution/landmark_statues/world-war-i-memorial/article_52d279e6-0f40-11e3-9a69-001a4bcf887a.html.

Photos of Pvt. Bevill, his family and his grave can be found at this site: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=bevill&GSfn=walter+&GSmn=g&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=3&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=49772684&df=all&

Source

World War 1 Gold Star Database
Find A Grave

Date

October 31, 1918

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Type

Hyperlink

Identifier

2114

Coverage

Hale County (AL)