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Message No. 865
Subject: Re: Ceylon "Cy" Brainard
Date: Wed Dec 19, 2007 23:19

Cy was my father. He passed away january 17 1997.He was married to Marjorie Berry of Asbury Park NJ for 52 years.He is survived by three sons,Tony,Nicholas and Peter and one daughter Rebecca.
He would be pleased to know others were intrested in the Jolly Rogers and in his contributions to his country.
Please contact me at your earliest convenience.My phone # is 909 793 2569.I'm pleased to be of any assistance.


Ceylon Anthony Brainard
Message No. 865 ▷ Parent Message No. 865 ▷ Grandparent Message No. 790
  • Ceylon "Cy" BrainardGeorgia Y. Gooch, Sat Jun 30 11:24
    Is there anyone who knew Cy? He was a pilot in the 90th "Jolly Rogers". I am trying to find information for a display honoring him. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Georgia Gooch
    • CyDave Santaspirt, Wed Jul 2 06:48
      My father-in-law Donald M. Singer Bombardier flew 14 missions with your father. He was originally assigned to Ewings crew, but with shortages of Bombardiers he rotated through crews routinely. My... more
    • Re: Ceylon "Cy" Brainard — tony brainard, Wed Dec 19 23:19
    • Cy BrainardF scott, Sun Jul 1 23:01
      HI I didn't know him but if you go to www.jollyrogersweb.com he is listed as a 1st Lt in 320th sq. you may be able to find out more there Frank
      • Cy BrainardGeorgia Gooch, Thu Aug 16 09:39
        Thank you for your help. Georgia
        • Cy BrainardBob Tupa, Fri Aug 17 09:54
          Georgia Here is what I have: Brainard, Ceylon H. 1st Lt. serial number 0437448 assigned to the 320th Squadron and his crew had credit for 7 enemy planes destroyed. That means the crew that he was a... more
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