20th Century

Crusius was chap­lain of the 143rd In­fan­try, 36th Di­vi­sion, in France in World War I.

After the war, he was pas­tor of the Lake View Con­gre­ga­tion­al Church, Chi­ca­go, Il­li­nois (later merged with the Bel­den Av­e­nue Pres­by­ter­ian Church), and at the Sem­in­ary Av­e­nue Fed­er­at­ed Church, Chi­ca­go. He al­so served as a Boy Scout troop com­mit­tee mem­ber for 37 years.

Crusius re­tired in 1958. His works in­clude:

  1. Howard
  2. Jenkins
  3. Starlight