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 Emma Elizabeth “Betty” <I>Shinn</I> Poor

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Emma Elizabeth “Betty” Shinn Poor

  • Birth 6 Mar 1921 Burns, Marion County, Kansas, USA
  • Death 15 Jul 1995 Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Altadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Plot Sunset Lawn Lot: 03921 Grave: 00003
  • Memorial ID 132521315

At the start of World War II she worked in drafting at the Lockheed plant in Burbank where she was assigned to design the hydraulics for the P-38 Lightning landing gear and brakes. This is where she met Fred Poor.

After the war, she and Fred settled in Pasadena and traveled to many places around the world.

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  • Created by: Dave C.
  • Added: 8 Jul 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 132521315
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Elizabeth “Betty” Shinn Poor (6 Mar 1921–15 Jul 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 132521315, citing Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum, Altadena, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Dave C. (contributor 47250389) .