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Barty Ray Brooks
Birth: Dec. 2, 1929
Death: Jan. 10, 1956

Died at Edwards Air Force Base in crash of F-100C Super Sabre fighter-bomber. Assigned to the 1708th Ferrying Wing, detachment 12 which was based at Kelly Air Force Base, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1972. Received an ROTC commission. Received his pilot's wings at Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi, on December 16, 1953. Completed advanced fighter-bomber training in the F-84 Thunderjet on March 1, 1954. Was assigned to 311th Fighter-Bomber Squadron, Far East Air Forces,Taegu,Korea. Later checked out in the F-86. At the time of his death he had 674 total flight time, 399 hours in jets. 
 
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 Parents:
  Benjamin B Brooks (1889 - 1973)
  May Henry Brooks (1895 - 1953)
 
 Sibling:
  Benjy Frances Brooks (1918 - 1998)**
  Barty Ray Brooks (1929 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
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Burial:
Round Grove Cemetery
Lewisville
Denton County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: William C. Helvey
Originally Created by: DonZas
Record added: Mar 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8566269
Barty Ray Brooks
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Barty Ray Brooks
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Barty Ray Brooks
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Thank you for your service to my Country. You will not be forgotten!
-Anonymous
 Added: Jan. 4, 2013
Rest in peace, Lieutenant. As a result of aeronautical information learned from the accident that killed you, many lives would be saved in the future.
- David Niebes
 Added: Dec. 31, 2012
In memory of my uncle.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 4, 2011
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