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Roy A. Anderberg

Roy A. Anderberg, American journalist. Recipient Best Feature Story award Guam Press Associate, 1966. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, DAV, United States Power Squadron, Retired Officers Association, American Legion, United States Submarine Veterans World War II (state Commander, regional director, national Second vice president), Naval Submarine League (XO), Martinez Yacht Club (charter), Rossmoor Yacht Club (commodore 1995), Toastmasters.

Background

  • Anderberg, Roy A. was born on March 30, 1921 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur R. and Mary V. (McHugh) Anderberg.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Diablo Valley College, 1975.

    Career

    • Enlisted United States Navy, 1942, commissioned officer, 1960, retired, 1970. Waterfront columnist Pacific Daily News, Agana, Guam, 1966-1967. Public relations officer Naval Forces, Mariana Islands, 1967.

      Travel editor Contra Costa Times, 1968-1969. Entertainment and restaurant editor Concord Transcript, 1971-1975. Entertainment editor Contra Costa Advertiser, 1975-1976.

      Dining editor Rossmoor News, Walnut Creek, California, 1977-1978. Free-lance non-fiction journalist, from 1976.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, DAV, United States Power Squadron, Retired Officers Association, American Legion, United States Submarine Veterans World War II (state Commander, regional director, national Second vice president), Naval Submarine League (XO), Martinez Yacht Club (charter), Rossmoor Yacht Club (commodore 1995), Toastmasters.

    Connections

    • Married Louise M. Brooks, February 5, 1953. Children: Roy, Mary.
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    Born March 30, 1921
    Died January 7, 2008
    (aged 86)
    • 1975
      Diablo Valley College
    • 1966 - 1967
      waterfront columnist Pacific Daily News
      Guam
    • 1967
      public relations officer, Naval Forces
    • 1968 - 1969
      travel editor Contra Costa Times
    • 1971 - 1975
      entertainment and restaurant editor Concord Transcript
    • 1975 - 1976
      entertainment editor Contra Costa Advertiser
    • 1977 - 1978
      dining editor Rossmoor News
      Walnut Creek, California, United States
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