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Gerald St Leger-Barter

Gerald St Leger-Barter

Male 1930 - 2010  (80 years)

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  • Name Gerald St Leger-Barter 
    Born 2 Nov 1930  Jackson Heights, Long Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Nov 2010  Carson Tahoe Medical centre, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I22222  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Edgar Harry Stanley St Leger-Barter,   b. 1 Nov 1888, Bath, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1947, Dunham Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Phyllis Spencer Churchill Leighton,   b. 13 Oct 1905, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1985, San Joaquin, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1945  Reading, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F586  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 ? 
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F8860  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ? 
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F10935  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Member of the Idaho Society of the Sons of the American Revoloution

      a ststed descendant of Colonel Oliver (Marlborough) Spencer

      Army 1930-2010

      He survived WWII in England and returned to America in 1946. He married Christine and raised his children mostly in Livermore, Calif. As a 1952 graduate of University of Cincinnati in electrical engineering he specialized in telemetry. He was also a member of the Army ROTC. He served in the active U.S. Army Ordinance Group from 1952 to 1955.

      For many years as a civilian pilot he was a member of the Beechcraft Bonanza club. He personally flew and maintained this fine aircraft.
      After graduation he was assigned by the Lawrence Livermore Lab to selected locations to monitor the underground tests held around Camp Mercury, Nev. After retirement he moved to Carson City in 1996.
      Gerald served as the Historian for American Legion High Desert Post 56. He was a certified member of the Northern Nevada All Veteran Honor Guard. He held membership in the Leisure Hour Club, the Roadrunners RV Club and the Sagebrush Chapter of the Model A Ford Club.
      Gerald is survived by wife Christine; son Stanley and wife Kathy of Scotts Valley, Calif.; daughter Laura of Sonoma, Calif.; brother Carl Topie of Milford, Ohio; and four grand-children.
      Gerald will be buried will full military honors in the veterans section at Lone Mountain Cemetery at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 20.