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Walton O. Head

Walton O. Head, American insurance company executive. Decorated Legion of Merit. Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.; Member American Judicature Society, American Institute Property and Liability Underwirters, American, Texas, Dallas bar associations, International Association Insurance Counsel.

Background

  • Head, Walton O. was born on June 5, 1909 in Stephenville, Texas, United States. Son of William Burres and Lulu Rose (O’Hara) Head.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Dartmouth, 1929. Bachelor of Laws with highest honors, University Texas, 1932.

    Career

    • Admitted to Texas bar, 1932. Associate Worsham Rollins, Burford, Ryburn & Hincks, Dallas, 1932-1936. With Employers Casualty Company, 1936-1972, director 1938-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

      With Employers National Inc. Company, 1954-1972, director, 1954-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972. Director Employers National Life Insurance Company, 1961-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

      With Texas Employers Insurance Association, 1936-1972, director, 1956-1972, president, 1962-1972, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1972.

    Membership

    Served lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Judicature Society, American Institute Property and Liability Underwirters, American, Texas, Dallas bar associations, International Association Insurance Counsel.

    Connections

    • father: William Burres Head
    • mother: Lulu Rose (O’Hara) Head
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    Died June 11, 1972
    (aged 63)
    Nationality

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