World War I and II and Beyond

World War I and II and Beyond
2015 Marks Many World War Anniversaries - I Share this 3 Consecutive Generations of Service Tribute in the Jelle Line of our Tree

Sunday, June 30, 2013

Here are a few relevant documents found for 2nd great grandfather Edward Alexander GAUSE'S military service findings.

First is the Google results for his 2nd wife's widow's pension increase from Congress:


Next are the two cards for his service filed 1889 and his wife Elmira's 1893 claim after he died.



Finally, here is his signature from his application!


More to follow now that the original PDF on CD from NARA is now with our 92 year old cousin Bettie and her daughter Gaye who helped us in 2000 researching in Crockett, TX.  Happy to pay it forward!

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