Early Brattland Family History Journal of Andrew A. Brattland
Alan and Vivian French at Universal Studios and a Charger Game
Elizabeth and her Grandmother Joy at the Partner's Ranch where she volunteered with helping handicapped kids using Horse therapy. She
looked after the horses and helped with the kids, as well as learning to ride.
Elizabeth's trip to Italy during Easter Vacation 2005....Her classmates from Valhalla High School
Michael met Catherine Denise Snyder of La Mesa, California in 2014 and married her on February 12, 2015 at the Navy Chapel at the US Submarine Base Point Loma, California. She has one son, Robert Snyder of Chula Vista, California.
Royal Navy HMS Antrim D-18 ,Antrim Flight ,Westland Wessex Mark III ASW Helicopter 406 1978-81
HS-8 NAS North Island and USS Constellation CV-64 1984-86
September 5, 1980 Chinese Navy Romeo Class Submarine, WuSun Naval Base, WuSung River, Shanghi
Lcdr MG Brattland USN HS-8 on USS Constellation CV-64 Western Pacific/Indian Ocean 1984-85
HS-2 Transition Ceremony NAS North Island, California August 2009
Downtown El Cajon Summer of 2002 in the Colby Mattress Company Willys
Catherine Denise Walsh Snyder became Michael G. Brattland's wife, Catherine Denise Brattland, on February 12, 2015. She was born and raised in La Mesa, California. Her mother was a homemaker while her father was a firefighter in the La Mesa Fire Department. Cathy was married for 25 years and has one son, Robert Snyder who lives in Chula Vista and is a plumber for Black Mountain Plumbing in San Diego, California. Cathy attended college at Mesa College training to become an X-Ray Technologist. She worked in this profession for 25 years at Sharp Hospital and other major medical facilities in San Diego. In more recent years, Cathy worked in the property room at El Cajon Police Department specializing in handling evidence and guns, retiring in 2011. Since then, Cathy has kept busy in the elder caregiving field working for various families around San Diego giving daily care to elderly members of these families. She has been very active in the church and spends her spare time helping with various church ministries including Divorce Care at Shaddow Mountain Church in El Cajon and Maranatha Church in Rancho Bernardo, California.
Robert Synder at Christmas 2014
Robert Snyder is Catherine's son. Robert is 30 years old and a journeyman plumber for Black Mountain Plumbing in San Diego California. Robert lives in Chula Vista and spends his spare time riding his three motorcycles, including a Harley, shooting his sporting weapons out in the desert and looking after his dog Bella.
The Joy Brattland with her brother in law and our uncle Ltc Harold A. Brattland USAF-Ret of Ogden UT and Detroit Lakes, MN.
Karen Brattland is living in Corpus Christie, TX and has recently retired as a civilian employee of the Navy at NAS Corpus Christie. Texas and is planning to relocate to the Tucson, Phoenix of Northern Arizona area in the spring of 2015. She is a lifelong horsewoman owning many in the past, but none currently.