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L. David Le Roy

L. David Le Roy, American journalist. Decorated Purple Heart. Active local Boy Scouts American Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member National Press Club (president 1967, board governors, chairman board governors), National Rifle Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

  • Roy, L. David Le was born on January 2, 1920 in Tignall, Georgia, United States. Son of Lansing Burrows and Glennie (David) LeRoy.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Georgia, 1941. Student, Virginia Creative Commons. Student, Shenandoah College, 1980.

    Career

    • Managing editor Air Force Times, 1950-1953. With United States News & World Report, 1953-1970, news editor, 1953-1964. Member Capitol Hill staff, 1964-1970.

      Publications director Republican Congressional Committee, 1970-1974, public relations director, 1974-1976. Executive director National Press Foundation, 1977-1980.

    Works

    • Author: Gerald Ford--Untold Story, 1974, The Outdoorsman's Guide to Government Surplus, 1978, World World War II As I Knew It, 1994.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Active local Boy Scouts American Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member National Press Club (president 1967, board governors, chairman board governors), National Rifle Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Margaret Pridgeon, September 2, 1945 (divorced). Children: David Charles, Gregory Alan. Married Ydoine B. Marholec, April 30, 1988 (divorced).
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    Born January 2, 1920
    • 1941
      University Georgia
    • 1980
      Shenandoah College
    • 1950 - 1953
      Managing editor Air Force Times
    • 1953 - 1970
      with United States News & World Report
    • 1953 - 1964
      with United States News & World Report
    • 1964 - 1970
      member, Capitol Hill staff
    • 1977 - 1980
      executive, director National Press Foundation
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