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Baker Bryant Britton, Jr
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Birth: Oct. 26, 1935
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 30, 1956
Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA

20-Year-Old Man
Shot in Temple
A 20-year-old man was admitted in Memorial Hospital late last night with a gunshot in the head. Officers identified him as Baker B. Britton, Jr. H. L. Handley, investigating officer, said Britton was shot in the temple with a German Luger pistol. Handley said the shooting occurred about 11:45 p.m. at 3237 Mahan. The case was still under investigation late last night by Handley and T. J. DeSpain. Britton was in the emergency room of Memorial Hospital early this morning and full extent of his condition was not known.
Corpus Christi Times, Sun., 9/30/1956, p14
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Single
College student
Self-inflicted gunshot wound
Father: Baker Bryant Britton, Sr., b.Mundy, TX
Mother: Mary E. Satterwhite, b.C.C., TX
Burial: Oct 2, 1956 Seaside Memorial Park
Cage-Mills Funeral Home
d-cert
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BRITTON, Baker Bryant, Jr.
SGT USMCR RES
Enlistment: 10-27-1952
Discharge: 9-3-1956
Applicant: Mary Fernanda Britton, 1341 Courtland, Houston, TX
ref: Application for Flat Granite Marker
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Baker was a junior at W. B. Ray High School in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1952.
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 Parents:
  Baker Bryant Britton (1906 - 1980)
  Mary Satterwhite Britton (1914 - 1971)
 
Burial:
Seaside Memorial Park
Corpus Christi
Nueces County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Judy B. Forgos
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73717332
Baker Bryant Britton, Jr
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