Party affiliation: Republican
Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1941, advanced through grades to colonel, 1954. With 8th Air Force, 1942-1945. With Office of Legislative Liaison, Office Secretary of Air Force, 1950-1954.
Assistant chief of staff, chief of staff United States Air Force Academy, 1955-1958. With Joint United States Military Group, Spain, 1958-1962. With Office of Assistant Secretary of Defense, 1962-1964.
Retired, 1964; international liaison McDonnell Douglas Corporation, Washington, 1964-1975. Director international development Lykes Youngstown Corporation, 1975-1977. President Wm. B. Taylor Associates, since 1978.
Commissioner South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia, 1969, senior commissioner, 1970-1974, with rank of deputy assistant secretary of state. Vice president Taylor Brothers, Inc., Winston-Salem, 1947-1950.
Born July 7, 1919