Eugene Preston Culpepper1

Male, #51994, (26 Jun 1912 - 17 Apr 1961)
Father*Ed L. Culpepper2 (1884 - )
Mother*Alva (?)2 (c 1899 - )
African* He was an African-American.2 
Birth*26 Jun 1912 He was born on 26 Jun 1912 at Arkansas.1,3 
1930 Census1 Apr 1930 Eugene was listed as a son in Ed L. Culpepper's household on the 1930 Census at Pueblo, Pueblo Co., Colorado.2 
Marriage*say 1933 He married Ellen (?) say 1933.1 
Residence*Sep 1943 Eugene resided at Pueblo, Pueblo Co., Colorado, in Sep 1943.3 
World War II*between 1943 and 1946 He served in World War II between 1943 and 1946
(T/5 in the US Army.)1,3 
Death*17 Apr 1961 He died on 17 Apr 1961 at age 48.1 
Burial*21 Apr 1961 His body was interred on 21 Apr 1961 at Fort Logan National Cemetery, Denver, Denver Co., Colorado.1 

Family

Ellen (?) (11 Mar 1912 - 1 Sep 1977)
Marriage*say 1933 He married Ellen (?) say 1933.1 
ChartsOrphan / James Culpepper of Attala Co., MS: Descendant Chart
Last Edited17 Apr 2010

Citations

  1. National Cemetery Administration, compiler, US Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2006.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750
    Eugene Preston Culpepper, 26 Jun 1912 - 17 Apr 1961, Served 12 Oct 1943 to 20 Feb 1946 as T/5 in the US Army, Interred 21 Apr 1961 in Fort Logan National Cemetery, Section L, Site 815
    Ellen Culpepper, 11 Mar 1912 - 1 Sep 1977, Wife of Eugene Preston Culpepper, Interred 12 Sep 1977 in Fort Logan National Cemetery, Section L, Site 816.
  2. 1930 Federal Census, United States.
    ED 7, Page 4B, Lines 78-80, 603 Elizabeth St, Pueblo, Pueblo Co., CO, 3 Apr 1930
    Home=$900, Radio=Y, Farm=N
    E. L. Culpepper, Head, M, Black, 41, md@21, MS/US/US, Laborer/RR
    Alva Culpepper, Wife, F, Black, 30, md@14, AR/MS/AR
    Preston Culpepper, Son, M, Black, 17, sng, AR/MS/AR.
  3. National Archives and Records Administration, compiler, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2005.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8939
    Eugene P Culpepper, Black, born 1912 in Arkansas; resided in Pueblo, Colorado; enlisted on 21 Sep 1943 at Fort Levenworth, Kansas, as a Private in the US Army for the duration of the War, plus six months; Education: 2 years of high school; Civil Occupation: Quarryman or Miner; Marital Status: Separated, without dependents.