Obituary Record

Ramon E (2nd Lt Army Air Force) Bring
Died on 9/23/1944

Bring, Ramon E. 9/23/1944

Note: he has two different tombstones: an older one in Lyons, NE where his wife and parents lived (FindaGrave #91095012) and the other, newer, with a number in the upper right, in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Hawaii (FindaGrave #63971432)

Printed in the Oct. 19, 1944 Pilot-Tribune, Blair, Nebraska

Dies in India Air Accident

Late Lt. Ramon E. Bring Made Childhood Home in Herman

Second Lt. Raymon E. Bring, 21, a former Herman resident, died in an airplane crash in India on September 23, according to word received by his wife, Mrs. Audrey Bring of Lyons.

In the service about 18 months, Lt. Bring took his basic training at Jefferson Barracks, Mo., and Texas Army Air bases, was graduated from the Lubbock Field at Lubbock, Tex., on March 12, 1944. Following a short period at Bowman Field, Ky., he went overseas two months ago.

Lt. Bring spent his childhood in Herman at the J.W. Brunton home, but was graduated from the Lyons high school. He is survived by his wife; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. O.E. Bring, of Lyons; and two brothers, Pvt. Leonard Bring of England and Pvt. Kenneth Bring in Texas.

Short memorial services in honor of Lt. Bring were held at the Herman Baptist Sunday School, Sunday morning.

~~~ Obituary courtesy of the Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair Public Library at Blair, Nebraska.~~~

Find a Grave Memorial # 63971432 and # 91095012

Printed in the Washington County Pilot-Tribune on 10/19/1944