Fred Hanley Erven

Navy Badge
  • Name: Fred Hanley Erven
  • Location of Birth:
  • Date of Birth: March 18, 1896
  • Date of Death: March 6, 1928 (31 years old)
  • Parents: James Erven and Mary Jane (Grosh) Erven
  • High School and Class:
  • College:
  • Highest Rank: SN (Seaman)
  • Branch: Navy
  • Other Branch:
  • Date Sworn In:
  • Place Sworn In:
  • Date of Discharge:
  • Place of Discharge:
  • Military Awards:

  • Military Highlights:

  • Wars Involved:
    World War I

  • MIA / POW:

  • Civilian Life:
    Fred was married to Mary Ellen Gibbs. His children were Alice Erven Trembath and Helen Erven Mjolsness and siblings were Charles William Erven and Eva Erven Benzing.

    Funeral services for the late Fred Erven were held on Friday afternoon from the Community church, with Rev. B. J. Snyder officiating. The remains were escorted to Itasca cemetery by sixteen members of the McVeigh-Dunn post of the American Legion, and military honors paid at the grave.

    Fred died in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is buried in Itasca Calvary Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot I-B-13-3-2)

  • Tribal Affiliation(s):