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Oscar Theodore Larson

Oscar Theodore Larson, American aviation executive. Member Institute Aero. Sciences, National Development Transportation Association.

Background

  • Larson, Oscar Theodore was born on September 15, 1904 in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States. Son of August and Christina (Newquist) Larson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Gustavus Adolphus College, 1926. Postgraduate Harvard School Business Administration, 1950.

    Career

    • Observer, United States Weather Business Aerological Service, 1926-1929. Vice president, general manager Trans-Canada Air Lines, 1937-1944. Chief. meteorologist United Air Lines, 1929-1937, became assistant vice president transportation services, 1944, general manager ground services, 1953-1958, vice president customer services West, since 1962.

      Expert consultant to commanding general China-Burma-India Theatre, 1944.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Institute Aero. Sciences, National Development Transportation Association.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Warren, August 14, 1934. Children: Rita Ann (Mistress James A. Deines), Janet Rae (Mistress Richard F. Miller).
    • father: August Larson
    • mother: Christina (Newquist) Larson
    • spouse: Anna Warren
    • children: Rita Ann Larson (Mistress James A. Deines)
    • Janet Rae Larson (Mistress Richard F. Miller)
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    Born September 15, 1904
    Died June 13, 1966
    (aged 61)
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