Notes for Lewis Grover HAMILTON: FATHER of Richard
Texas Dept. of Health Birth certificate in file.
His family moved from Denison,TX. to Kansas City,Ks. in 1915.Date taken from Mabel's obit in file.
1930 Kansas City Federal census lists him as son. Copy in Father John's file.
Death Certificate from San Bernadino Co. Bk 195,Pg.449 in file.Lewis died from cronic alcoholism.
OBIT, Picture of grave and plot plan in file.
SHORT CHRONOLOGY FOR LEWIS GROVER HAMILTON
DATE DESCRIPTION 5/21/1910 Born in Denison,TX.-FA.John Hamilton MO.Mable Tice abt. 1929 Married Helan McFadden abt.1930 Father of BETTY JEAN HAMILTON(1/2 sister toRichard Grover Hamilton) 10/23/1933 Enlisted in U.S.Navy.(age 23) 1/193 USS DOBBIN.Seaman second class. 3/1935 USS BUSHNELL.Seaman first class. 4/2/1935 Married RUTH BERTHINE TUTE in San Diego CA.(age 25) 10/6/1935 Father of RICHARD GROVER HAMILTON 10/1/1937 Father of WILLIAM JOHN HAMILTON 11/21/1939 Divorced Ruth B. TUTE (HAMILTON) 3/8/1942 Photographer 1st class aboard the USS LEXINGTON. Sqd..VT-2.Photgraphed battle of Coral Sea. Awarded DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS (DFC). 4/1943 Sta.NAS,Adak,Dutch Harbor,Alaska. Chief Photo Mate 9/1/1943 Became an Ensign (temp. war-time rank) 10/1943 Sta.USS ROCKY MT.(AGC3).Super.of Photo Lab. 9/23/1944 Sta.NAS,Jacksonville.Ast.Photo Officer. 12/1/1944 Became a Lt.JG.(temp.war-time rank) Sta.Banna River.Florida (Photo.Officer) 4/1946 Sta.NTC Newport,R.I.Photo.Officer Late 1946 Married SHIRLEY AUDREY (?) 3/1947 Sta.USS CORAL SEA.Ast.Personnel Officer and Photo.Officer. 8/16/1947 Father of DONNA LEE HAMILTON 11/1947 Sta. U.S.Naval Photo.Interpretation Center Wa.D.C. (PhotoOfficer) 3/3/1954 Final discharge from Navy.(age 44) 20 years service.( Retired as Chief PhotoMate). (Transfered to Fleet Reserve) 2/1/1961 Died at Twenty Nine Palms,CA.(age 50) 2/7/1961 Burried at Ft.Rosecrans Cemetery,San Diego CA.
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON: Burial: February 07, 1961, San Diego, CA..60 Census: 1930, Kansas City,Wandotte Co. KS.. Residence: 1915, Kansas City, KS..61
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Martha Helen McFADDEN: Marriage: Abt. 1929
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs): Marriage: April 02, 1935, San Diego, CA..
Marriage Notes for Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Ruth Berthine TUTE (Hamilton)(Briggs): Lewis and Ruth 's marriage was witnessed by Mrs.James Healey and Irving Savage.Marriage License and Certificate in file.County of San Diego Recorder;s Book No.110,Pg.80.
More About Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Audrey Shirley ? (Hamilton): Marriage: Abt. 1946
Children of Lewis Grover HAMILTON and Martha Helen McFADDEN are: