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Jack Charles Killion

Jack Charles Killion, American newspaper columnist. Decorated Honorary Membership German Severely Wounded War Veterans, Pacific Battle Star, European Battle Star; Commendation for work as Chief of Special Branch and Denazification, Bruchsal, Baden, Germany. Sergeant United States Army, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Mensa.

Background

  • Killion, Jack Charles was born on August 21, 1921 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Roger William and Anna Virginia (Moser) Killion.

  • Education

    • Student, Los Angeles City College, 1942.

    Career

    • Chief of special branch United States Army Military Government, Bruchsal, Baden, Germany, 1945-1947. Sports editor Van Nuys News, Van Nuys, California, 1947-1948. Repair supervisor Los Angeles Department Water & Power, 1948-1981.

      Columnist Simi Valley Enterprise, Simi Valley, California, from 1986, Los Angeles Daily News, 1989-1990.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Sergeant United States Army, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations. Member Mensa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, fishing, time spent with family.

    Connections

    • Married Elisabeth Horn, June 29, 1947. Children: Joanna Barbara, Heidi Killion Gaul, Frederick John.
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    Died July 21, 2001
    (aged 79)
    • 1942
      Los Angeles City College
    • 1945 - 1947
      Chief of special branch United States Army Military Government
      Bruchsal, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
    • 1947 - 1948
      sports editor Van Nuys News
      Van Nuys, California, United States
    • 1948 - 1981
      repair supervisor Los Angeles Department Water & Power
    • 1989 - 1990
      columnist Simi Valley Enterprise
      Simi Valley, California, United States