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Andrew R. Scott U.S. Army Air Corps WWII
Andrew R. Scott U.S. Army Air Corps WWII


 
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Date of Birth: 5/3/1920
Died On: 2/3/2011
Street Address: Residence Place: Mamaroneck
Service Number: 20273074
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Corps - National Guard

Veteran Code: USAAC-147


BIOGRAPHY
 
Andrew R. Scott was born in New York in 1920. In Rye his family lived on Residence Place: Mamaroneck. Andrew was a Rye High School Graduate, Class of 1939. He served as an officer in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He served in the U. S. Army Air Corps from 1939-1945, where he served as a first lieutenant in the 249th.

Andrew Ross Scott, 90, of Rochester Hills, Mich., died Thursday, Feb, 3, 2011, at Crittenton Hospital. He was born May 3, 1920, in New York, N.Y., to the late Thomas Dunlop Scott and Katherine McKean Scott. He grew up in Rye, N.Y. and as an adult in New Jersey; 1945 to 1957 in Millis and in Sherborn, from 1957 until 1989. He retired to Fearrington Village, N.C., in 1989, and moved to the Piedmont Retirement Center, Thomasville, N.C. in 1999. In 2004, he relocated to Sanctuary at Bellbrook in Rochester Hills. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1939-1945, where he served as a first lieutenant in the 249th. He graduated from New York University with a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering in 1954, and was a member of Tau Beta Pi and Alpha Pi Mu Engineering Honor Societies and past chairman of the Society of Die Casting Engineers. He was a shipbuilder at the Thomas D. Scott Shipbuilding Yard and was employed for 36 years as an industrial engineer by Stella Products in New Jersey , the L.E. Mason Co. in Boston, and the Cambridge Tool and Mfg. Co. in Billerica, retiring in 1983. He was an active member of the Millis Church of Christ and the Pilgrim Congregational Church in Sherborn, serving as a deacon and as a member of the church choirs. He was a member of the United Church, Chapel Hill and First Presbyterian Church in Thomasville, N.C. He was the loving husband of Mary Alice Barker Scott, who died in 2001. He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Marykate Scott Bayer and her husband, Peter, of Naperville, Ill., and Gwenllian Barker Scott of Rochester Hills, Mich.; two sons, Andrew Ross Scott Jr. and Amy Sanderson, of South Deerfield, and Thomas Dunlop Scott II, of Seymour, Conn. Also surviving are his brother, Thomas Dunlop Scott and his wife, Mary, of Sarasota, Fla.; and his three granddaughters, Shannon-Lee Vanora Scott, Gina Katherine Scott and Kaitlyn Scott Davis. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 19, at 11 a.m., at University Presbyterian Church, 1385 S. Adams Road, Rochester Hills, Mich., 48309, the Rev. Dr. George Portice and Rev. Marianne Grano, officiating. Interment will be in Kensico Cemetery in Valhalla, N.Y., at a later date. Memorial contributions in Andrews name may be directed to Sanctuary at Bellbrook, 875 W. Avon Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307 or to University Presbyterian Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Pixley Funeral Home (www.pixleyfuneralrochester.com), of Rochester, Mich. www.pixleyfuneralrochester.com. Published in MetroWest Daily News on Feb. 13, 2011 - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/metrowestdailynews/obituary.aspx?n=charles-f-bobeck&pid=148551633#sthash.DVQlZ4dB.dpuf
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5 of 5 andrew r scott March 25, 2021
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he had been a member of rye presbyterian church

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he had been a member of rye presbyterian church

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