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Interment at Golden Gate National Cemetery will follow funeral services this morning at 10:30 at St. Francis Episcopal Church, San Fernando Way and Ocean Ave., SF, for Brig. Gene. Thornton Mills Hinkle, USMC, who died at his Daly City home May 23.
Retired from the Marine Corps in 1956, General Hinkel, 51, survived landings at Gaipan, Okinawa and Korea, where he was wounded at Inchon.
Survivors include his wife, Kathleen C. Hinkle, and Thorton Hinkle, Jr. He was a native of Ohio. Affiliations included the Press Club.
Funeral arrangements were by N. Gray & Co., 4000 Nineteenth Ave., SF.
The Record & Westlake Times, Page 4, Wednesday, May 25, 1966
From CADI: HINKLE THORNTON M 12/12/1914 GEST M OHIO SAN MATEO 05/23/1966 545-56-8434 51 yrs
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