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Gilmore HORNBERGER

Gilmore HORNBERGER

Male 1922 - 2003  (81 years)

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  • Name Gilmore HORNBERGER 
    Born 27 Jul 1922  Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    • at 11:15 a.m., 325 S. Henderson
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Gil 
    Census 9 May 1930  Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 325 N. Henderson
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 13 Apr 1940  Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • 5200 Victor
    Military PFC Gilmore Hornberger, 27th Marines, 5th Marine Division, participated in the assault on Iwo Jima, Japan, 19 Feb 1945 - 19 March 1945. Occupation Duty: Naval Base Sasabo Japan 1945. US Govt service from 1946-1972. 
    Residence 25 Jun 1991  Burleson, Johnson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 11 Sep 2003  Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    Occupation Service Station Attendant 
    Occupation Support Officer - Central Intelligence Agency 
    Died 11 Sep 2003  Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 7, 8
    Buried Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Prince William, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Plot: Section 3A Site 620; GPS Latitude: 38.54079, Longitude: -77.35825
    Person ID I13160  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2018 

    Father Otto George HORNBERGER,   b. 14 Sep 1888, Austin, Travis, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1958, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Harvie Irene PHILLIPS,   b. 30 Nov 1891, Llano, Llano, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1965, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1913  Austin, Travis, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F8801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Lee DAVIS,   b. 2 Apr 1925, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 1991, Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1946  Washington, District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Children 
     1. Stephen Gilmore HORNBERGER
    +2. Christopher HORNBERGER
    +3. David HORNBERGER
    Photos
    Lee and Gil Hornberger, late 1940s
    Lee and Gil Hornberger, late 1940s
    Gilbert and Lee Hornberger, Saigon, 1957
    Gilbert and Lee Hornberger, Saigon, 1957
    Gilbert and Lee Hornberger
    Gilbert and Lee Hornberger
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F9216  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jul 1922 - Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 May 1930 - Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 13 Apr 1940 - Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Dec 1946 - Washington, District of Columbia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 25 Jun 1991 - Burleson, Johnson, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 11 Sep 2003 - Wilmington, New Hanover, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Sep 2003 - Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Prince William, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Gil Hornberger
    Gil Hornberger
    Gil and Susan Hornberger
    Gil and Susan Hornberger
    c.1932

    Headstones
    Hornberger, Gilmore
    Hornberger, Gilmore
    Plot: Section 3A Site 620

  • Notes 
    • Description: Gil Hornberger's Obit.

      Gilmore Hornberger, 81 years old, of Wilmington, NC, died Thursday, September 11, 2003 at the Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia after a short illness.

      He was born July 27, 1922 in Ft Worth, Texas, son of late Otto George Hornberger and Harvie Phillips Hornberger.

      Mr. Hornberger served in the United States Marine Corps during WWII, having participated in the assault on Iwo Jima as a member of the 27th Marines of the 5th Marine Division. He became a career Support Officer of the Central intelligence Agency. He served from the Agency’s inception in 1947 until his retirement in 1971, having served in numerous overseas posts, Taiwan, Vietnam, Pakistan, and Australia during the 1950s and 60’s and 70’s.

      Those who knew and loved will remember his laughter, his whistle, his endless optimism, and his love of life. He possessed an inherent curiosity of every culture he saw and every person he met.

      Burial arrangements will be made in Wilmington, NC. He will be laid to rest with his wife of 46 years, Lee Hornberger. Both have been since relocated side by side at the Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, VA. [13]

  • Sources 
    1. [S82] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011), Number: 465-18-2123;Issue State: Texas;Issue Date: Before 1951.

    2. [S220] Birth Records, File No. 41183.

    3. [S1635] Beneficiary Identification Records Locator Subsystem (BIRLS) Death File, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).

    4. [S2376] Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2015).

    5. [S15] Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Tarrant County, Texas, ED 18, p. 29A, line 13.

    6. [S1629] Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Dallas County, Texas, ED 255-56, p. 9A, line 34.

    7. [S3029] Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Prince William County, Virginia, USA, Find A Grave, 1 Feb 2018.

    8. [S334] Source Vendor: North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics.

    9. [S370] The von Rosenberg Family of Texas, ed., Alma von Rosenberg Tomlinson, (Toepperwein Publishing Co. (Boerne, TX, 1949); reprint: Nortex Press (n.p., 1986)), p. 44.

    10. [S1315] Texas, Marriages, 1837-1973, FamilySearch, Source film: 978172.

    11. [S371] The Von Rosenberg Family Record, ed., Charles Wilburn von Rosenberg, (Texian Press (Waco, TX, 1974)), p. 76.

    12. [S2465] District of Columbia, Marriages, 1830-1921, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2014), Film Number: 002319887.

    13. [S3056] Proposed Change: Gilmore HORNBERGER (I13160), Steve Hornberger.


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