An American Family History

Walter D. Van Dusen


Walter D. Van Dusen was the son of William Henry Van Dusen and Edith Miller. He was born in 1902 in San Diego, California.

Walter died as a young man on November 17, 1923 in San Francisco, California.


VAN DUSEN-In this city, November 17, 1923. Walter D. Van Dusen, dearly beloved son of Rev. Edith E. Fish and brother of W. M. Van Dusen a native of San Diego, Cal. aged 21 years.

Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral on Monday at 2 p.m. at Martin & Brown's 1514 Scott street near Post. Interment, Cypress Lawn Memorial Park

San Diego, California was incorporated in 1850, the same year California became a state. The original Old Town was located several miles inland. In the late 1860s, Alonzo Horton promoted a move to New Town on the bay. New Town grew quickly and became the city center. In 1915, San Diego hosted the Panama-California Exposition.


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