Sep. 20, 1972 Springfield Greene County Missouri, USA
Elmer was son of James Lowell Gilmore and Sarah M. Lamb who are also buried in Sparta IOOF aka Sparta Cemetery. When Sarah had listed Elmer two different ways in her widow's pension application paper, the VA asked about it and she said his full name was Andrew Elmer Hamilton Gilmore. Elmer married Etta Frances Burkhart 19 Sep 1908 in Greene Co. MO and they had three children Homer; Clyde Frank, Sr.; and Geraldine. Elmer drove a lumber delivery truck for many years.