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Darrell Victor Harmon

Darrell Victor Harmon, American city planner. Decorated Bronze Star medal; recipient award of merit Buena Park Chamber of Commerce, 1964; commendation Fullerton District Board Realtors, 1966. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945; Member American Institute Planners, American Society Engineers and Architects, Phi Alpha Iota.

Background

  • Harmon, Darrell Victor was born on October 4, 1922 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Joe V. and Elsie (Campbell) Harmon.

  • Education

    • Student of University California at Davis, 1946-1949. Bachelor of Science in Horticulture, University of California at Los Angeles, 1950. Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture, University of California at Berkeley, 1955.

      Postgraduate University of Southern California, 1959-1971.

    Career

    • Designer Porter-Urquhardt, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Casablanca, French Morocco, 1952-1954. Landscape architect Los Angeles County, engineer, 1955-1956. Project engineer Ralph M. Parsons Company, Los Angeles, 1956-1959.

      Private practice consultant landscape architect, La Mirada, California, 1959-1961. Assistant planning director City Buena Park, California, 1961-1964. Planning director City Placentia, California, 1964-1969.

      Assistant planning director Tulare County, California, 1969-1971. Vol. host Los Angeles Center for International Visitors, 1964-1971. Active Cub Scouts.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Institute Planners, American Society Engineers and Architects, Phi Alpha Iota.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred S. Trudel, June 18, 1955. Children: Cecelia Marie, William Hayes.
    • father: Joe V. Harmon
    • mother: Elsie (Campbell) Harmon
    • spouse: Mildred S. Trudel
    • children: Cecelia Marie Harmon
    • William Hayes Harmon
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    Born October 4, 1922
    Died April 25, 1971
    (aged 48)
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