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Richard Leonard Adams

Richard Leonard Adams, American textiles executive. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart (2).

Background

  • Adams, Richard Leonard was born on September 4, 1932 in Porterville, California, United States. Son of Richard Leonard and Leta (Crumal) Adams.

  • Education

    • Student, Bakersfield College, 1953—1954.

    Career

    • Office manager Laton Cooperative Gin, California, 1954—1958. General manager Raisin City Cooperative Gin, since 1958. Alternate delegate National Cotton Council American, since 1978.

      With United States Army, 1949-1953, Korea.

    Membership

    Active Boy Scouts American, Pop Warner Football League. Member of National Society Accountants Cooperative, California Gin Association, California Cooperative Gin Association (president 1978-1979), Laton Chamber of Commerce 1957-1958, Caruthers Chamber of Commerce 1974-1975, (Community Service award 1982), 25th Infantry Division Association, California State University-Fresno Alumni Association, Lions.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ann Gordon, September 9, 1954. Children: Thomas Lee, Richard Leonard.
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    • 1954 - 1958
      Office manager, Laton Cooperative Gin
      California, United States
    • 1958
      general manager, Raisin City Cooperative Gin

    Award