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Frank Emulous Walton

Frank Emulous Walton, American writer. National swimming champion, 1929; member United States Olympic Water Polo Team, 1948. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 50-51, PTO; colonel retired; Member International Association Chiefs Police (life), Marine Corps Aviation Association (life), Retired Officers Association (life), American Legion, Mensa.

Background

  • Walton, Frank Emulous was born on February 13, 1909 in Vincennes, Indiana, United States. Son of Frank E. and Emma Bell (Miller) Walton.

  • Education

    • Student, University Oregon. Student, Northwestern University. Student, University Southern California.

      Student, California State University-Los Angeles. Master of Science in Government, California State University-Los Angeles, 1958.

    Career

    • Life guard Los Angeles County, 1931-1936, deputy sheriff, 1936-1938. With Los Angeles Police Department, 1938-1959, sergeant, 1941-1946, lieutenant, 1946, captain, 1947-1950, inspector, 1950-1955, deputy chief, 1955-1959. Foreign service officer United States Department State, 1959-1971, chief public safety advisor United States Operations Mission Saigon, 1959-1964, 69-71, chief Far East div. office public safety Washington, 1964-1969.

      President board directors Colony Surf Ltd., Honolulu.

    Major achievements

    • National swimming champion, 1929. Member United States Olympic Water Polo Team, 1948.

    Works

    • Author: The Sea is My Workshop, 1935, Once They Were Eagles, 1986. Contributor articles on police administration and military to professional journals.

    Membership

    Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 50-51, PTO. Colonel retired; Member International Association Chiefs Police (life), Marine Corps Aviation Association (life), Retired Officers Association (life), American Legion, Mensa. Clubs: Los Angeles Athletic.

    Outrigger Canoe (Honolulu). Marines Memorial (San Francisco). Army-Navy (Manila); National Writers.

    Connections

    • Married Carol King Shaw, August 17, 1932 (deceased 1989). Married Virginia Anne Conradt, January 5, 1993.
    • father: Frank E. Walton
    • mother: Emma Bell (Miller) Walton
    • spouses: Carol King Shaw
    • Virginia Anne Conradt
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    Born February 13, 1909
    Nationality
    • 1958
      California State U.-Los Angeles
    • 1931 - 1936
      Life guard Los Angeles County
    • 1936 - 1938
      Life guard Los Angeles County
    • 1946
      with Los Angeles Police Department
    • 1947 - 1950
      with Los Angeles Police Department
    • 1950 - 1955
      with Los Angeles Police Department
    • 1955 - 1959
      with Los Angeles Police Department
    • 1964 - 1969
      foreign service officer, United States Department State
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