Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1942

Buford Bryan BUFORD N. BRYAN, 68, son of Mr. & Mrs. L.N. Bryan, was born Dec. 23, 1923 and died July 18, 1992 in Kentucky. He entered the Navy in 1943 & went through training at San Diego, CA. He saw service aboard a merchant ship and action in the Pacific theater of operations. A graduate of Ranger High School in 1942 at Ranger, TX, R/M 2nd Class Bryan was employed by the Philadelphia Shipyards in Beaumont, TX, before entering the Navy. He was married to Twyla Wynn who also attended Ranger High School. His brother, Herman Bryan (RHS-1939) also served in the Navy during WWII and his brother Ramon Bryan (RHS-1942) served in the Army Air Corps and brother Euall Bryan (RHS-1934) served in the Army. A sister, Vera Bryan Bell, was in the RHS Class of 1936.