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Capt Henry Bruns
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1922
Van Buren
Crawford County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1989
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Henry Bruns, 67 of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, a native of Van Buren, died February 4, 1989 a a New Orleans Hospital.

He was a retired U.S. Army Captain, having served in World War II and the Korean War. He served in Arkansas National Guard in Fort Smith, in teh 142nd Field Artillery from 1938-1941. He was ROTC instructor at Louisiana University for four years and was a member of the University United Methodist Church in Baton Rouge.

Survivors are his wife, Marie; three daughters, Marilyn Lacy of Pensacola, Florida, Susan Quinn of Jackson, Mississippi and Pamela Kirby of Washington, D.C. ; a son, Henry Herman 'Hank' Bruns of Memphis, Tennessee; three sisters, Pauline Lambert and Hermie Smith both of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Caroline B. Allen of Van Buren; five brothers, Herman of Borger, Texas, Antone of Los Angeles, California, Francis of Waco, Texas, and Walter and Robert C. both of Van Buren. He had nine grandchildren.

Funeral services were held on Wednesday, February 7 at the University United Methodist Church in Baton Rouge, LA. Burial with full military honors was in Port Hudson National Cemetery in Louisiana.
Family links: 
  Herman Henry Bruns (1885 - 1956)
  Ocie Ione Bradley Bruns (1889 - 1956)
  Marilyn Bruns Lacy (1947 - 2002)*
  Cora Pauline Bruns Lambert (1906 - 1990)*
  James Albert Bruns (1909 - 1909)*
  Frederick Levy Bruns (1910 - 1960)*
  Herman Richard Bruns (1912 - 1992)*
  Antone Bruns (1915 - 1999)*
  Caroline Bruns Allen (1917 - 2005)*
  Francis Bruns (1919 - 1993)*
  Henry Bruns (1922 - 1989)
  William Bruns (1922 - 1980)*
  Walter Edward Bruns (1924 - 1993)*
  Robert Charles Bruns (1926 - 2004)*
  Hermie Ione Bruns Smith (1932 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Port Hudson National Cemetery
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
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Record added: Mar 04, 2009
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Capt Henry Bruns
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Capt Henry Bruns
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