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Frederick Wilbert W. O'Green

Frederick Wilbert O'Green, multi-industry company executive. Recipient Meritorious Civilian Service award United States Navy, 1954; Outstanding Achievement award Air Force Systems Command, 1964; Distinguished Achievement citation Iowa State University, 1973; Energy Executive of Year award Third World Energy Engineering Congress, 1980.

Background

  • O'Green, Frederick Wilbert was born on March 25, 1921 in Mason City, Iowa, United States. Son of Oscar A. and Anna (Heikkinen) O'G.

  • Education

    • Student, Mason City Junior College, 1940. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Iowa State University, 1943. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Maryland, 1949.

      Doctor of Laws (honorary), Pepperdine University, 1977.

    Career

    • Project engineer Naval Ordnance Laboratory, White Oak, Maryland, 1943-1955. Director Agena D project Lockheed Aircraft Company, Sunnyvale, California, 1955-1962. Vice president Litton Industries, Inc., Beverly Hills, 1962-1966, senior vice president, 1966-1967, executive vice president, 1967-1972, president, 1972-1981, chairman, 1981-1988, chief executive officer, 1981-1987, also director, chairman executive committee, from 1988.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1945. Member American Institute of Management, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, United States Chamber of Commerce, Association United States Army, Phi Kappa Psi, Phi Mu Alpha.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred G. Ludlow, March 21, 1943. Children: Susan Renee, Jane Lynn O'Green Koenig, John Frederick, Eric Stephen.
    • father: Oscar A. O'G.
    • mother: Anna (Heikkinen) O'G.
    • spouse: Mildred G. Ludlow
    • children: Susan Renee O'Green
    • Jane Lynn O'Green Koenig O'Green
    • John Frederick O'Green
    • Eric Stephen O'Green
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    Born March 25, 1921
    Died October 2, 1998
    (aged 77)
    Nationality
    • 1940
      Mason City Junior College
    • 1943
      Iowa State University
    • 1949
      University Maryland
    • 1977
      Pepperdine University
    • 1943 - 1955
      Project engineer, Naval Ordnance Laboratory
      White Oak, Texas, United States
    • 1955 - 1962
      director, Agena D project Lockheed Aircraft Company
      Sunnyvale, California, United States
    • 1962 - 1966
      vice president, Litton Industries
      Beverly Hills, California, United States
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