Brittain, Gilbert H.

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Gilbert H. Brittain Soundex Code B635

The Diana M. Brittain Polio Foundation was created in honor of Mrs. Diana M. Brittain, of 2640 Greenleaf Avenue, a young mother of two, who died on August 2, 1952 of infantile paralysis, other wise known as Polio. The president was Gilbert H. Brittain, her husband. A total of $2,500 was raised to purchase an iron lung by members of the Foundation.