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Richard George Albrecht

Richard George Albrecht, American city official. Recipient Superior Public Service award City of Chicago, 1965.

Background

  • Albrecht, Richard George was born on August 29, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George W. and Mildred B. Albrecht.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Accounting, Roosevelt U., 1961.

    Career

    • Firefighter, Chicago Fire Department, 1955-1961, accountant at headquarters, 1962-1963, finance officer, 1963-1972, director administrative and fiscal services, 1972-1975, deputy fire commissioner, 1975-1978, fire commissioner, 1978-1981. Member of advisory board Illinois State Fire Marshall, 1978-1981. Member Office of Illinois Civil Defense Council, 1978-1981.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member of advisory board Illinois State Fire Marshall, 1978-1981. Member Office of Illinois Civil Defense Council, 1978-1981. Member of executive board Salvation Army, 1978-1981, Boy Scouts American, 1978-1981.

    Member Executive Board emergency medical services commission Chicago Hospital Council, 1976-1981. Served with United States Navy, 1957-1959. Clubs: Illinois Athletic, Chicago Yacht, Columbia Yacht.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Taylor, September 3, 1960. Children: Daniel, Leslie.
    • father: George W.
    • mother: Mildred B. Albrecht
    • spouse: Susan Taylor
    • children: Daniel Albrecht
    • Leslie Albrecht
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    Born August 29, 1934
    Died March 20, 1981
    (aged 46)
    Nationality

    Award