1916 - 1997 (81 years) Submit Photo / Document
||Jessie Albert Gorman |
||31 Jan 1916
||18 Apr 1997
||Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
||Resthaven Cemetery, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX
- Jessie Albert Gorman
Jan 31, 1916 - Apr 18, 1997
Jessie Albert Gorman
Albert Gorman, 81, of Corsicana, died Friday, April 18, 1997 in Corsicana. Services will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in the Corley Chapel, with Mr. Russell Bankes of North Beaton Church of Christ officiating. Interment will be in Resthaven Memorial Park.
Mr. Gorman was a member of the North Beaton Church of Christ. He was a Veteran of World War II, serving under General Patton and was seriously injured at Dillingen, Germany while in the 90th Infantry Division.
He was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Mr., Ruby Burgett of Corsicana; and a brother, Melvin Gorman of Corsicana . Gorman is survived by a son, Albert Ray Gorman; two daughters Winona Faye Childress of Arlington and Vickie Barnes of Mesquite; a sister Corsicana.
Arrangements by Corley Funeral Home. 
- File Unit: Electronic Army Serial Number Merged File, ca. 1938 - 1946 (Enlistment Records)
in the Series: World War II Army Enlistment Records, created 6/1/2002 - 9/30/2002, documenting the period ca. 1938 - 1946. - Record Group 64 (info)
Brief Scope: This series contains records of approximately nine million men and women who enlisted in the United States Army, including the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps.
ARMY SERIAL NUMBER 38681584 38681584
NAME GORMAN#JESSIE#A######### GORMAN#JESSIE#A#########
RESIDENCE: STATE 85 TEXAS
RESIDENCE: COUNTY 349 NAVARRO
PLACE OF ENLISTMENT 8679 CP WOLTERS TEXAS
DATE OF ENLISTMENT DAY 07 07
DATE OF ENLISTMENT MONTH 03 03
DATE OF ENLISTMENT YEAR 44 44
GRADE: ALPHA DESIGNATION PVT# Private
GRADE: CODE 8 Private
BRANCH: ALPHA DESIGNATION NO# No branch assignment
BRANCH: CODE 02 No branch assignment
FIELD USE AS DESIRED # #
TERM OF ENLISTMENT 5 Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
LONGEVITY ### ###
SOURCE OF ARMY PERSONNEL 0 Civil Life
NATIVITY 85 TEXAS
YEAR OF BIRTH 16 16
RACE AND CITIZENSHIP 1 White, citizen
EDUCATION 3 3 years of high school
CIVILIAN OCCUPATION 232 Barbers, beauticians, and manicurists
MARITAL STATUS 2 Married
COMPONENT OF THE ARMY 7 Selectees (Enlisted Men)
CARD NUMBER # #
BOX NUMBER 1366 1366
FILM REEL NUMBER 6.132 6.132 
- Gorman, Jesse Albert - Pvt.
ARRIVED OVERSEAS - Pvt. Jesse Albert Gorman, U. S. Army Infantry has arrived safely overseas and is now somewhere in France according to letters received by his wife, Mrs. Juanita Gorman of Corsicana. A letter was received last week telling of arriving in England and this week another letter said he was somewhere in France. A machinist at the American Well and Prospecting Company before entering the armed Forces March 6, 1944, Pvt. Gorman at one time was a barber. His wife and two small children reside here while his mother, Mrs. R. M. Gorman is a resident of Roane.
WOUNDED IN ACTION - Pfc. Jessie A. Gorman, 28, U. S. Army, infantry, was seriously wounded in action in Germany December 21, according to information from the war department received by his wife, Mrs. Juanita Gorman, 124 Mamie Avenue. Prior to entering the service March 6, 1944, he was employed at the American Well and Prospecting Company. His mother, Mrs. R. M. Gorman, is a resident of Roane, where he attended school. 
- JESSIE ALBERT GORMAN
Pvt. Jessie Albert Gorman, son of Robert and Lavinia Gorman. Husband of the former Juanita Mitcham. Attended Montfort School. Entered service in March 1944, training at Camp Fannin, Tyler. Was with the 90th Infantry Div., 358th Battalion in the 3rd Army. Active in the European Theater of Operations. Seriously wounded in Germany on December 21, 1944. Received 3 Campaign Ribbons, 3 Battle Stars, Purple Heart, Good Conduct Ribbon and Sharpshooter's Medal. Received a medical discharge in 1944.
||Extended Families of Childress
||8 Jun 2020 |
||Robert Mitchell Gorman, b. 22 Jun 1879, AR , d. 25 Jan 1942, Roane, TX (Age 62 years) |
||Lavinia Jones, b. 31 Oct 1881, Ellis Co., TX , d. 17 Jan 1956, Chatfield, Navarro Co., TX (Age 74 years) |
||20 Dec 1903
||Navarro Co., TX
||Juanita Jessie Mitcham, b. 26 Nov 1917, Bazette, Navarro Co., TX , d. 30 Apr 2008, Corsicana, Navarro Co., TX (Age 90 years) |
||12 Mar 1939
||8 Jun 2020 |
- [S146] Corsicana Daily Sun, 20 Apr 1997.
- [S337] World War II Army Enlistment Records.
- [S249] Navarro County GENWEB site.