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Robert Oliver Milner
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1920
Death: Dec. 11, 2001

Robert Oliver Milner (1920-2001) served in the United States Army during World War II. (b. March 07, 1920; Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA - d. December 11, 2001; Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, 93063, USA) Social Security Number 043163017 and Military Service Number 31411372.

Siblings:
Carl Tandberg Milner (1915-2002) who was a self-taught electrical engineer; and Clifford Edward Milner II (1928- ) who has B.A. and M.A. from Wesleyan University in chemistry and a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Yale in 1955 and then worked in photographic research and development at DuPont in Parlin, New Jersey from 1955 to 1958 and then in Rochester from 1958 to 1990.

World War II:
He enlisted on March 13, 1944 in New Haven, Connecticut. He had completed 4 years of high school and was married and working as a machine tool scraper at Pratt & Whitney Tool in Hartford, Connecticut. He was an air cadet until he developed a foot infection which washed him out. He then was an enlisted man working with the big troop gliders in north Texas.

Career:
He was a musician for many years playing bass and tuba, then worked for North American Aviation at their rocket test facility, and finally started a business specializing in 'clean labs'. He had the contract for inspecting the pharmacy labs in all the hospitals in Alaska for several years. Carl also spent time in northern Alaska especially on the ice islands in the arctic sea doing research on sound propagation in those icy waters.

Death:
He died on December 11, 2001 in Simi Valley, Ventura County, California.

Research:
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) for Findagrave starting on May 27, 2006.


 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clifford Edward Milner (1892 - 1980)
  Ethel Valborg Alfrida Tandberg Milner (1898 - 1995)
 
 Sibling:
  Carl Tandberg Milner (1916 - 1999)*
  Robert Oliver Milner (1920 - 2001)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Richard Arthur Norton (1...
Record added: May 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14423581
 

 
 
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