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Walter Maurice CULBERT

Walter Maurice CULBERT

Male 1922 - 1993  (70 years)

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  • Name Walter Maurice CULBERT  [1, 2
    • Dick's middle name, Maurice, comes from his maternal grandfather, Maurice Daniel Gilbert.
    Nickname Dick 
    Born 26 Aug 1922  Cooper Hospital, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Medical 12 Oct 1922  Hahnemann Hospital, 230 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 19102 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Education Abt. 1929  Thomas Sharp School, 400 Comly Avenue, West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08107 Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1930  Haddonfield, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Education 1932-1936  St. Peter's Choir School, 319 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Walter Maurice Culbert was presented the Easter Gold Cross, 1936. 
    Soc. Security Application 21 Feb 1939  New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduation 1940  Collingswood High School, 424 West Collings Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08108 Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Education 1941  Drexel Institute of Technology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Engineering program 
    Employment 1941-1942  Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    clerk, Campbell Soup Company 
    Employment 1942  Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Shipfitter with New York Ship Building Corp. 
    Residence 1922-1942  1205 Grant Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Religion 7 Jun 1942  West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10
    Became member of West Collingswood Presbyterian Church 
    Military Service 8 Jul 1942-6 Oct 1945  [11, 12, 13
    Residence Abt. 1950  201 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Education 1946-1951  Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Dental School 
    Residence 15 Oct 1947-1951  1033 Collings Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Military Service 1950-1953  Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence Between 1953 and 1956  Kings Highway, Mickleton, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence Between Apr 1956 and Jun 1987  5 Redwood Drive, Greenfields Village, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08096 Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Hobby 13 Mar 1967  [7
    Occupation 1953-Jan 1971  15 North School Street, Gibbstown, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08027 Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family Dentist 
    Occupation Jan 1971-Aug 1987  55 West Broad Street, Gibbstown, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family Dentist 
    Residence Between Jul 1988 and Feb 1993  308 North Synnott Avenue, Wenonah, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08090-1654 Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 16
    Employment 1990  Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Delivered rural route mail, U.S. Postal Service 
    Membership Bef 1992  Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Membership Bef 1993  Wenonah, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Membership Bef 1993  [7
    Cause of Death 9 Feb 1993  Underwood Memorial Hospital, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    pneumonia, while being treated for stroke and metastatic prostrate cancer 
    Died 9 Feb 1993  Underwood Memorial Hospital, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 18
    • Dr. Walter M. Culbert, 70, a retired area dentist, died Tuesday in Underwood Memorial Hospital, Woodbury. Dr. Culbert was born in Camden, and has been an area resident since opening his dental practice in Gibbstown in 1953. He lived in Wenonah since his retirement a year and a half ago. [sic] A graduate of Collingswood High School, Dr. Culbert also attended Temple University and Temple University School of dentistry, all in Philadelphia. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving as a second lieutenant and navigator on B-17's. he was a POW in Germany. he returned to service during the Korean Conflict, and served as a dentist at Lackland Air Force Base in Texas for five [sic] years. A member of the Arthur J. Holton Post 192 American legion in Wenonah, he was also a member of the National Rifle Association, and the Mullica Hill Rifle and Pistol Club. He was also a member of the Kemble United Methodist Church in Woodbury. Surviving are his wife, Mary; tow sons, James of Susanville, Ca, and Daniel of Vera[sic] Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Elizabeth Stay of Beaver Creek, Ohio; two brothers, Robert, of Baton Rouge, La., and William of Maple Valley, Wash.; a sister, Jane Young of Collingswood; and eight grandchildren. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday in the Woodbury memorial Park, jessup Road and Kings Highway, West Deptford Township. Contributions may be made to the American red cross, 112 N. Broad St., Woodbury, NJ 08096. Arrangements by Wagner Funeral Home, 58 Euclid St., Woodbury. [17]
    Buried Aft. 9 Feb 1993  Woodbury Memorial Park, Kings Highway & Jessup Road, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New jersey, U.S.A. 08096 Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 19
    Person ID I00102  Culbert | Branch: A Culbert family (I06526), near Letterkenny, Donegal, IRE, c. 1800. Two sons migrated to Wilimington, DE & Delaware Co.
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2016 

    DNA Tests  Y-DNA-51265 Living (22 Mar 2006)

    Father William Eves CULBERT, Sr.,   b. 31 Dec 1879, Brookhaven Borough, Chester Twp., Delaware County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1948, 1205 Grant Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Irene Dorothea GILBERT,   b. 5 Mar 1888, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1977, Mt. Laurel Convalescent Center, Mt. Laurel, Burlington County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F00043  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Lois KEISER,   b. 04 Mar 1926, 42 Charles Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 18702 Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 2007, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1947  West Collingswood Presbyterian Church, Calvert and West Collings Avenues, West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Find all individuals with events at this location  [20, 21
    Children 
    +1. J.H. CULBERT
    +2. D.F. CULBERT
    +3. E.L. CULBERT
    Photos 5 photos
    Recordings
    Culbert Conversation
    Culbert Conversation
    Land Records 5 land records
    Marriage Records 3 marriage records
    News
    Walter Maurice Culbert to Mary Lois Keiser, 1947, Marriage News
    Walter Maurice Culbert to Mary Lois Keiser, 1947, Marriage News
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2016 
    Family ID F00047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Aug 1922 - Cooper Hospital, Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMedical - surgery for pyloric stenosis as an infant - 12 Oct 1922 - Hahnemann Hospital, 230 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 19102 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Abt. 1929 - Thomas Sharp School, 400 Comly Avenue, West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08107 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Haddonfield, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Walter Maurice Culbert was presented the Easter Gold Cross, 1936. - 1932-1936 - St. Peter's Choir School, 319 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSoc. Security Application - 137-18-5528 - 21 Feb 1939 - New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - participated in Football, Ice Hockey, and Baseball - 1940 - Collingswood High School, 424 West Collings Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08108 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Engineering program - 1941 - Drexel Institute of Technology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - clerk, Campbell Soup Company - 1941-1942 - Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - Shipfitter with New York Ship Building Corp. - 1942 - Camden, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1922-1942 - 1205 Grant Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Became member of West Collingswood Presbyterian Church - 7 Jun 1942 - West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Sep 1947 - West Collingswood Presbyterian Church, Calvert and West Collings Avenues, West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt. 1950 - 201 Haddon Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Dental School - 1946-1951 - Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Oct 1947-1951 - 1033 Collings Avenue, Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Trained and served as dentist - 1950-1953 - Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Upstairs apartment at Caddie Thompson residence - Between 1953 and 1956 - Kings Highway, Mickleton, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between Apr 1956 and Jun 1987 - 5 Redwood Drive, Greenfields Village, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08096 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Family Dentist - 1953-Jan 1971 - 15 North School Street, Gibbstown, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08027 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Family Dentist - Jan 1971-Aug 1987 - 55 West Broad Street, Gibbstown, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between Jul 1988 and Feb 1993 - 308 North Synnott Avenue, Wenonah, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. 08090-1654 Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployment - Delivered rural route mail, U.S. Postal Service - 1990 - Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - Mullica Hill Rifle & Pistol Club - Bef 1992 - Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - American Legion Post 192 - Bef 1993 - Wenonah, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCause of Death - pneumonia, while being treated for stroke and metastatic prostrate cancer - 9 Feb 1993 - Underwood Memorial Hospital, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Feb 1993 - Underwood Memorial Hospital, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New Jersey, U.S.A. Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft. 9 Feb 1993 - Woodbury Memorial Park, Kings Highway & Jessup Road, Woodbury, Gloucester County, New jersey, U.S.A. 08096 Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos 8 photos

    Documents
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1942, Presbyterian Church Membership Certificate
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1942, Presbyterian Church Membership Certificate

    Headstones
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1922-1993
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1922-1993
    Gravestone

    Birth Records 2 birth records

    Death Records
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1993, Death Certificate
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1993, Death Certificate

    Military Records 33 military records

    News 2 news

    Albums
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1922-1993
    Walter Maurice Culbert, 1922-1993 (54)
    Images associated with him and his family

  • Notes 
    • Blood Type A

  • Sources 
    1. [S4269] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.
      Birth of child James

    2. [S57] Date of Birth Certificate, Walter Maurice Culbert, Collingswood School District, New Jersey Dept. of Public Instruction, 19 Jul 1940.
      See image

    3. [S00467] Culbert, Robert Fleming, Family Bible Record, Births.
      By Wm. E. Culbert and Irene D. Gilbert
      Walter Maurice Culbert born 26 Aug 1922, West Collingswood, New Jersey

    4. [S706] Culbert, James Hale, Personal (I00121).

    5. [S241] Camden Evening Courier, Strike Up the Band! Here's Sousa!, 1 Mar 1929.
      See news article image

    6. [S154] 1930 United States Federal Census, Microfilm Series T626., INDEX; Haddonfield, Camden County, Pennsylvania, William E. Culbert household, 1930.
      See 1930 Census Notes

    7. [S706] Culbert, James Hale, Personal (I00121), Dec 2009.
      From U.S.D.A. Forest Service

    8. [S1672] Military Service Record, Walter M. Culbert, National Personnel Records Center, Feb 2000.
      Info. extracted from the various forms obtained

    9. [S2655] U.S. World War II Honorees.
      information provided by Mary Keiser Culbert, wife

    10. [S868] Church Membership, Walter Maurice Culbert, 7 Jun 1942.
      See image

    11. [S2655] U.S. World War II Honorees.
      Info. submitted by wife, Mary Keiser Culbert

    12. [S1672] Military Service Record, Walter M. Culbert, Aviation Cadet, Serial No. 13097116, Enlisted Record, 26 Feb 1944.
      Specialties: Aircraft Observer (Aerial navigator); Aerial Gunner
      Training: 92nd FT Gunnery T, Harlingen, Texas, 5 Sep 1943-23 Oct 1943; AAF Navigation School, Hondo, Texas, 25 Oct 1943-25 Feb 1944
      Digital copy on file

    13. [S1672] Military Service Record, Walter M. Culbert, 2nd Lieutenant, Army Serial No. 0713003, Military Record, 6 Oct 1945.
      Entered active duty 26 Feb 1944, Navigator
      16 Jun 1944, departed for European Theater
      9 Jun 1945, departed for U.S.A.
      Decorations: European African Middle Eastern Theater Campaign Ribbon; Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters
      Departed Active Duty 6 Oct 1945

      Digital copy on file

    14. [S649] Courier Post, p. 16, Mary Keiser Becomes Bride of Walter M. Culbert , 29 Sep 1947.
      See image

    15. [S706] Culbert, James Hale, Personal (I00121), Dec 2009.
      See image

    16. [S853] Death Certificate, Walter M. Culbert, New Jersey State Dept. of Health, 9 Feb 1993.
      See image

    17. [S1116] Gloucester County Times, Walter M. Culbert, Obituary, Feb 1993.
      See Notes

    18. [S2499] U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Index (CD), (Broderbund Family Archive).
      Walter Culbert

    19. [S1149] Woodbury Memorial Park, Walter Maurice Culbert, 1922-1993, Gravestone, Mar 2004.
      Section L, Block 3, Lot 14, Graves 3 & 4
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    20. [S00467] Culbert, Robert Fleming, Family Bible Record, Marriages.
      Walter Maurice Culbert married to Mary Lois Keiser, 27 Sep 1947.

    21. [S1595] Marriage Certificate, Walter Maurice Culbert to Mary Lois Keiser, West Collingswood Presbyterian Church, West Collingswood, Camden County, New Jersey, U.S.A., 27 Sep 1947.
      See image