John Wesley Evans (Close) (1883) was born in Tobin, Indiana, the son of John D Close (1840) and Nancy Hicks. His father adopted the surname Evans after living with his maternal grandparents for many years, so his children should really be Closes.
He was drafted into the US Armed Forces at Decatur, Illinois in 1918.
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