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Capt. George McLaren Brydon, Jr.

Capt. George McLaren Brydon, Jr.

Male 1902 - 1970  (67 years)

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  • Name George McLaren Brydon 
    Prefix Capt. 
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 7 Aug 1902  Hamilton, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Graduation 1924 
    U.S. Naval Academy 
    Residence 1940  Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Retired 1954 
    from the navy 
    Died 22 Jul 1970  Petersburg, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2423  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2018 

    Father Dr. George McLaren Brydon,   b. 27 Jun 1875, Danville, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1963, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Anne Natalie Page Coleman,   b. 10 Feb 1878, , Halifax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1961, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1901  News Ferry, Halifax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • At Grace Church.
    Family ID F810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Cleland Harris,   b. 10 Jun 1901, Georgetown, Georgetown, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1994, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 9 Jun 1932 
    Children 
     1. Cleland Page Brydon
     2. Carter Randolph Brydon,   b. 18 Nov 1936, Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1980  (Age 43 years)
     3. David McLaren Brydon,   b. 19 Jan 1939, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1998, Mt. Noak, Alaska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F814  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Aug 1902 - Hamilton, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 - Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jul 1970 - Petersburg, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George McLaren Brydon
    George McLaren Brydon
    George McLaren Brydon
    George McLaren Brydon

    Histories
    U.S.S. Trenton
    U.S.S. Trenton
    George McLaren Brydon Jr. served on this ship
    George Mclaren Brydon's helmet
    George Mclaren Brydon's helmet

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    Car accident
    Car accident

  • Notes 
    • George McLaren Brydon Jr., retired navy captain and a former business manager for the Virginia Department of Mental Hygiene and Hospitals, died Wednesday at Kenner Army Hospital at Ft. Lee. Brydon, 68, a resident of Richmond, was graduated from the J.S. Naval Academy in 1924. During 34 years of Navy service he served on various assignments, including sea duty from Iceland to Asiatic stations for 13 years. In World War II he estab- ished the Naval Supply Depot at Adak, Alaska, and was commanding officer of aviation supply depots in Norfolk, Hawaii and Alameda, Calif., and the .Naval Medical Supply Depot in Brooklyn.
      After retiring in 1954, Brydon was appointed business manager of the mental hygiene department.;'^. July 1956. The post was abolished several months later in a reorganization of the department and he became a mathematics instructor at the University of Richmond and at Hermitage High School here. Surviving are the widow, the former Cleland Harris; two daughters, Mrs. Leveson-Gower Leslie Jr. of Lynchburg and Mrs. John Williamson Moore III of. Richmond; a son,. David MacLaren Brydon of Richmond; a sister, Anne Page Brydon of Charlottesville, and two brothers, Robert Brydon III and Nathaniel Coleman Brydon, both of Richmond. Funeral arrangements have not been announced.

      -- source: The Bee from Danville, Virginia on July 23, 1970 --