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William Tandy Young

William Tandy Young, American advertising executive. Decorated Legion of Merit, Silver Star United States; Croix de Guerre France). Served with United States Army, World War I.

Background

  • Young, William Tandy was born on March 11, 1897 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States. Son of William Tandy and Eddine (Hudson) Young.

  • Education

    • Student, U. Ind.

    Career

    • President Leo Burnett Company, Inc., Chgo. President Arlington Park Jockey Club, Arlington Heights, Ill. General United States Army Air Force, World World War World War II Decorated Legion of Merit, Silver Star United States.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, World War I. Clubs: Racquet (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Wilson, 1937 (deceased.; married Francigene Sheridan, November 15, 1952. Children: William Tandy III, Collier Young Genet, Sheridan.
    • father: William Tandy Young
    • mother: Eddine (Hudson) Young
    • spouses: Margaret Wilson
    • Francigene Sheridan
    • children: William Tandy III Young
    • Collier Young Genet Young
    • Sheridan Young
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    Died September 1, 1981
    (aged 84)
    Nationality

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