Julia Hornsby Broetzman
Colonel,United States Marine Corps
a contemporary press report:
BROETZMAN, JULIA (Age 82)
Colonel Broetzman was born in Columbia, South Carolina, daughter of the late Griggs W. and Emma Stork Hornsby. A graduate of Spartanburg High School, and Winthrop College, she worked for Clemson University and the U.S. government in Japan after WWII. In 1943 she joined the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, completed 30 years, and retired as a Colonel in 1974.
Colonel Broetzman owned and operated Art & Industrial Laminating Co. and JB Technology Inc., and worked for Schroeder Brothers Corporation. In 1971 she married Mr. Joseph N. Broetzman and resided in Vienna, Virginia, until his death in 1991.
Colonel Broetzman is survived by her step-daughter, Marie M. Broetzman of Lynchburg, Virginia.
Services will be at Arlington National Cemetery
at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American
Cancer Society or the National Alzheimer's Association.
Photo courtesy of Russell C. Jacobs, August 2006
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