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Douglas Burgoyne MacMullen

Douglas Burgoyne MacMullen, American writer, retired military officer. Decorated Legion of Merit, Army Commendation medal; named Knight Commander, Order of Polonia Restituta (Poland), Sovereign, Red Cross of Constantine Conclave, Kentucky Colonel.


  • MacMullen, Douglas Burgoyne was born on December 26, 1919 in Berkeley, California, United States.

  • Education

    • Student, San Francisco State University, 1941. Student, Stanford University. Student, University California.

      Student, Foreign Service Institute. Student, Army Management School. Student, Air War College.


    • Commissioned Second lieutenant Field Artillery Reserve United States Army, 1941, advanced through grades to colonel Military Intelligence, 1967. Army general staff Psychological Operations Foreign Service, PTO. Retired, 1972; executive editor American Research Associate, Sherman Oaks, California.

      Consultant in communications. Accredited correspondent Defense Department.


    • Co-author: Psychological Profile of Camodia, 1971. Author-editor: A Sentimental Journey--The History of the First Hundred Years, 1988. Numerous other publications and articles.

      On military, political and international affairs.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member steering committee Mayor Los Angeles Council International Visitors and Sister Cities, 1969. Former member San Francisco Mayor's Military and Naval Affairs Committee. Board governors, past member Monte Vista Grove Homes, Pasadena, California.

    Board governors Shriners Hospitals for Children, Los Angeles. President Clan MacMillan Society North America, 1973—1977, trustee, since 1975. Board directors Masonic Press Club, Los Angeles, 1975, 1984—1988.

    Member Los Angeles Olympics Citizens Advisory Commission, 1982—1984, Los Angeles Philanthropic Foundation. Honorary deputy sheriff San Bernardino County, California, since 1996. Member committee on public information Masons Grand Lodge of California, 1985—1986, 1998—2000.

    Member International Institute Strategic Studies, Society Professional Journalists, Association Former Intelligence Officers (president Los Angeles County chapter), United States Naval Institute, Association United States Army, Company Military Historians, St. Andrew's Society Los Angeles (past president), Air Force Association, Council British Societies, United Scottish Society, Chinese History Society, American Chinese History Society Southern California, Retired Officers Association, California State Sheriff's Association, Friends British Library., Stanford University Alumni Association, Hereditary Companion Royal House of O'Conor (Ireland), Army and Navy Club (Washington), Masons, K.T., Shriners (editor, public The Al Malaikahan, former imperial news editor Shrine of North America), Quatuor Coronati Community College, Sigma Delta Chi.


    • Son of Technology Douglas and Florence (Burgoyne) MacM. M. Sherry Bernice Auerbach, March 11, 1942. 1 child, Douglas Burgoyne Junior.
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    Born December 26, 1919
    • 1941
      San Francisco State University
    • 1941
      Commissioned 2nd lieutenant Field Artillery Reserve United States Army
    • 1967
      Commissioned 2nd lieutenant Field Artillery Reserve United States Army
    • 1972
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