Aplin family papers
1859-1960 (bulk 1862-1865)
Bernard J. Eckloff was born in Washington, D.C., on March 11, 1889, the son of Catherine V. Eckloff. His siblings included Mary, Joseph, Thomas, and Genevieve (1885-1924); Genevieve was a bookkeeper for the United States Treasury Department. During World War I, Bernard Eckloff was stationed at Camp Lee, Virginia, with the 3rd Battalion Infantry Replacement Regiment, Company M. He died in Pinellas, Florida, on March 15, 1967.