Royal Washington Altreuter was the
youngest of four children. He was born in Brooklyn, NY, and grew up there.
He worked in the commodities exchange as a cotton broker with his brother
William and was financially quite successful.
He married Mabel Clark in 1914 and had one child, Royal Kenneth Altreuter,
born on February 26, 1918.
Draft records show that Royal and his two brothers were registered
for the draft.
Royal Washington Altreuter
died on March 1, 1925.
his grave site was visited in Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn,
NY. Pictures of his gravestone and another stone on the same plot are
shown in the gallery.