Category: Satellite Beach

Retired Army Colonel Warren J. (Bud) Meyer of Satellite Beach Passes Away Aug. 21 at Age 94

Warren J. “Bud ” Meyer of Satellite Beach, Florida, a retired Army colonel, died on August 21, 2018, at the age of 94. He enlisted in the Army in 1943 at Camp Dodge, Iowa. A 30-year veteran, he went up through the ranks from private to colonel. During World War II, served in New Guinea and the Philippine Islands, South West Pacific Theater.

BREVARD COUNTY HISTORY: Satellite Beach is Relatively New Town by Florida Standards

Satellite Beach, Florida is a relatively new town by Florida standards. It was incorporated in 1957 and is on the barrier island south of Patrick Air Force Base and north of another relatively new town, Indian Harbour Beach. It has a population of about 10,000 and is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Banana River on the west.