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Bluford W Muir
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Birth: Feb. 20, 1913
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Nov. 15, 1990
Chevy Chase
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA

Obituary contributed by NikB (#47534133):
The Washington Post
17 Nov 1990
BLUFORD W. MUIR
Photographer
Bluford W. Muir, 77, a retired U.S. Forest Service photographer, died of cancer Nov. 15 at his home in Chevy Chase.
Mr. Muir was born in Washington and graduated from Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School.
He began working for the U.S. Forest Service before World War II, then served as a Navy photographer in the Pacific during the war.
He returned to the Forest Service after the war and continued working there until he retired in 1975.
Mr. Muir was a collector of military arms and armor and was a member of the Military Collectors and Historians. He had participated in the reenactment of Civil War battles with the Washington Blue Rifles.
His wife of 42 years, the former Barbara Norcross, died in 1982.
Survivors include two sons, Charles W. Muir of Chevy Chase and Joseph J. Muir of Juneau, Alaska; a brother, Brockett Muir of Chevy Chase; and seven grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Stoddard Muir (1873 - 1962)
  Carlotta Brockett Muir (1874 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Barbara Norcross Muir (____ - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Marshall Muir (1901 - 1976)*
  Joseph Johnstone Muir (1904 - 1975)*
  Bluford W Muir (1913 - 1990)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Parklawn Memorial Park and Menorah Gardens
Rockville
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Audrey
Record added: Dec 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63216264
Bluford W Muir
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Added by: Beverly Davis Valcovic
 
 
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- Audrey
 Added: Dec. 22, 2010
 
 
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