Robert J. BROWN Jr.

BROWN, Jr. , Robert J.

Age 91; Inventor of The Polaris Missile System. Robert J. Brown, Jr., the electronics company executive who served as an ensign in the US Navy during World War II and the commanding General Manager of the Defense Programs Division of The General Electric Company, Founder and Chairman of Apparaten Industry Defense Electronics, NV, The Hague, Netherlands, and inventor, promoter, and implementer of the Polaris Fleet Ballistic Missile System, died Sunday at the Hospice by the Sea in Boca Raton, Florida, according to a Hospice spokesperson. He was 91. The service is Saturday November 17, 2012 at 2:00 PM at: Babione Funeral Home 1100 North Federal Highway Boca Raton, FL 33432 (561) 395-8787. Visit for more information.

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Babione Funeral Home
10060 Calle Comercio Drive Boca Raton, FL 33428
(561) 483-9500

Published in The Palm Beach Post from Nov. 17 to Nov. 18, 2012