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Frank William German

Frank William German, American broadcaster. Elected Tinley Park Village Clerk, since 1969; secretary School District 228, Midlothian, Illinois, 1990. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member International Institute (director 1984-1988), Mspl. Clerk Illinois (president 1978), S & W Cook County Clerks (president since 1971).

Background

  • German, Frank William was born on April 22, 1921 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frank William German and Jane Rose Amirault.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Emerson College, 1950.

    Career

    • Radio announcer WIXHR, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1946-1948, WBMS, Boston, 1948-1950. Sales WELL, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1950-1952. Radio announcer WJWL, Georgetown, Delaware, 1952-1954, WOND, Pleasantville, New Jersey, 1954-1956.

      Program director WJWL, Georgetown, 1956-1958. Operations manager WBEE, Harvey, Illinois, 1958-1986.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Independent

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Elected Tinley Park Village Clerk, since 1969. Secretary School District 228, Midlothian, Illinois, 1990. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1942-1946.

    Member International Institute (director 1984-1988), Mspl. Clerk Illinois (president 1978), S & W Cook County Clerks (president since 1971).

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography.

    Connections

    • Married Mary W. Gibbs, June 12, 1948 (deceased September 1999). Children: Paul, Thomas, Ann, Kay.
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    • 1950
      Emerson College
    • 1946 - 1948
      Radio announcer WIXHR
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1948 - 1950
      Radio announcer WIXHR
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1950 - 1952
      sales WELL
      Battle Creek, Michigan, United States
    • 1952 - 1954
      radio announcer WJWL
      Georgetown, Kentucky, United States
    • 1954 - 1956
      radio announcer WJWL
      Pleasantville, New Jersey, United States
    • 1956 - 1958
      program director, WJWL
      Georgetown, Kentucky, United States
    • 1958 - 1986
      operations manager, WBEE
      Harvey, Illinois, United States
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