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Frank Thomas Bussell
Birth: Oct. 2, 1909
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1998
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA

Married Mary Elizabeth Sheehan on June 19, 1933.

Frank T. Bussell, 88, of 54 Martin Road died Friday in St. Raphael's Hospital. He was the husband of 1. Mary E. Sheehan Bussell, (1909-1970) 2. Vera Duggan Hine Bussell. Mr. Bussell was born Oct. 2, 1909, in New Haven, the son of the late Walter and Helen Thomas Bussell. He was a lifelong East Haven resident. He was a winter resident of Boynton Beach, Fla. He was a retired Army Lt. Col., having served for more than 25 years. During World War II he was stationed in the Pacific and later in Japan. Before his military career, he worked for the former New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and retired from the Penn Central RR. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Wallingford and Florida and of Momaguin and a mason of Adelphi Lodge of Masons 138 AF&AM and a shriner of AMARA Temple of Masons of Palm Beach, Fla. He was also a member of the Retired Officers Club of the Army.

New Haven Register (CT) - October 18, 1998

Connecticut Death Index, 1949-2001
Name: Frank T Bussell
Father's Surname: Bussell
Death Date: 16 Oct 1998
Death Place: New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Age: 89 Years
Birth Place: Connecticut
Birth Date: 2 Oct 1909
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Vera
State File #: 27982
Occupation: RE LT COL U S ARMY
Industry: U S ARMY
Education: 99
Residence : East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
Address: 54 Martin Rd
Gender: Male
Race: White

Lieut. Bussell Attends Fort Benning School.
Fort Benning, Ga., Nov. 15. First Lieut. Frank T. Bussell, 64 Francis Street, East Haven, Co. D, 102d Infantry Regiment, 43d division, has reported to the Infantry school here for a three months' officers' course which includes a study of all infantry weapons.
The course will conclude January 30, 1942, after which Lieutenant Bussell will return to duty with his organization at Camp Blanding, Fla. An inspector of Diesel and electric locomotives for the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad before induction February 24, 1941, Lieutenant Bussell has a certificate in industrial engineering from the Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N. Y. Mrs. Bussell and the couple's only child, Walter, seven, are residing in Jacksonville, Fla.
Dated NOV 16 '41 in the New Haven, Ct. newspaper.

Family links: 
  Walter Bussell (1888 - 1970)
  Helen Cathrine Thomas Bussell (1888 - 1975)
  Mary Elizabeth Sheehan Bussell (1909 - 1970)
  Veronica Ann Duggan Hine-Bussell (1910 - 2001)*
  Frank Thomas Bussell (1909 - 1998)
  William Walter Bussell (1911 - 1994)*
  Odile Patricia Bussell LeBlanc (1917 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Beaverdale Memorial Park
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
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Born after, 1935, but raised before, 1969. Strange eh?- Walter John
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