Gerald Gommell Johnson

#3352, b. 22 March 1899, d. 14 April 1954
Father*George Chester Johnson b. 1874
Mother*Imogene Reed b. Apr 1875, d. 5 Nov 1934
     Gerald Gommell Johnson was born on 22 March 1899 Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon. He was the son of George Chester Johnson and Imogene Reed. Gerald and Florence Isabel Green were married.1 Gerald Gommell Johnson died 14 April 1954, Monterey County, California at age 55 years and 23 days, Name: JOHNSON, GERALD GOMOLL Social Security #: 540147962 Sex: MALE Birth Date: 22 Mar 1899 Birthplace: OREGON Death Date: 14 Apr 1954 Death Place: MONTEREY Mother's Maiden Name: REED Father's Surname: JOHNSON2 and was buried on 19 April 1954 Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, California. Section U Site 821.3
     ( Gerald Gomoll Johnson.) In 1942, Gerald Gommell Johnsonresided Fort Ord, California;

In a letter from Mollie (Reed) Palmer to Nettie (Palmer) Boyd, she notes, "We were very much surprised when Dwight Johnson & wife came. He has a body & fender shop in Seaside. He says Gerald is in government work at Fort Ord & Wesley in in Long Beach Cal. He ferries air planes to Canada & Florida, so Cathrine sent your address to him.4 He served was listed as a World War veteran on the 1930 census. Was the Secretary of the American Legion, Portland, Oregon.
Interment information indicates he was a corporal in Headquarters Company 48, US Army. 21 Sep 1942-unk.3

Child of Gerald and Florence

Last Edited=2 Sep 2020


  1. [S465] Neil Johnson, compiler, "Johnson Family Tree"; Ancestral File (2013),.
  2. [S35] State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997, accessed from
  3. [S464] Nationwide Grave Locator, US Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006 (Washington, DC: National Cemetery Administration). Accessed through
  4. [S287] Letter from Mollie (Reed) Palmer (Portland, Oregon) to Nettie Palmer Boyd, 28 Jul 1942; Patricia L Dunford Files (Patricia L Dunford, 3736 N Tucson Blvd, Tucson, Pima County, Arizona, 85716).