Robert O. Milner was born 7 March 1920 in Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States to Clifford Edward Milner I (1892-1980) and Ethel Valborg Alfreda Tandberg (1898-1995) and died 11 December 2001 Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, United States of unspecified causes. He married Stasia Joann Koc (1921-1996) 1940 .

Robert Oliver Milner (1920-2001) US Army Veteran (b. March 07, 1920, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA - d. December 11, 2001, Simi Valley, Ventura County, California, 93063, USA) Social Security Number 043-16-3017 and Military Service Number 31411372.


Some details of his siblings

  • Carl Tandberg Milner (1915-2002) was a self-taught electrical engineer.
  • Clifford Edward Milner II (1928- ) has B.A. and M.A. from Wesleyan University in chemistry and a Ph.D. in physical chemistry from Yale in 1955; he then worked in photographic research and development at DuPont in Parlin, New Jersey from 1955 to 1958 and then in Rochester from 1958 to 1990.

World War II

He enlisted on March 13, 1944 in New Haven, Connecticut. He had completed 4 years of high school and was married and working as a machine tool scraper at Pratt & Whitney Tool in Hartford, Connecticut. He was an air cadet until he developed a foot infection which washed him out. He then was an enlisted man working with the big troop gliders in north Texas.


Robert was married three times His first wife was Stasia Joann Koc they married in 1940. His second wife was Shirley Stueber. His third wife was Susan M. Brothman


Robert had three children. His first child with Stasia was Robert Oliver Milner Jr was born at Hartford Hospital in Hartfod Ct. Through he second marriage to Shirley he had two children Steven and Hilary.


He was a musician for many years playing bass and tuba, then worked for North American Aviation at their rocket test facility, and finally started a business specializing in 'clean labs'. He had the contract for inspecting the pharmacy labs in all the hospitals in Alaska for several years.


He died on December 11, 2001 in Simi Valley, Ventura County, California from Melanoma Cancer

Footnotes (including sources)

Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ), Robin Patterson, Kelbrit

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