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Glenn W. Dye

Glenn W. Dye, American automotive executive, retired. Decorated American Campaign medal, Navy Occupation medal with European bar, European Campaign medal, Victory medal, Atlantic Blue Ribbon (bronze) medal.

Background

  • Dye, Glenn W. was born on August 21, 1921 in Wildwood, New Jersey, United States. Son of Glenn A. and Grace M. (Adams) Dye.

  • Education

    • Degree in Refrig. Engineering, Philadelphia Technology Institute, 1947.

    Career

    • Staff writer, contributing editor Our Navy magazine, 1947-1957. Parts manager Fitzpatrick Chevrolet, Wildwood, 1953, Burke Motors, Wildwood, 1953-1981. Claims manager Scrivani Buick, Inc., 1981-1992.

      President Cys Hotel Corporation, 1954-1960, 5121 Park Corporation, 1960-1987. Executive director annual stamp exhibit Buckeye Lake, Ohio.

    Works

    • Editor: We'll Be Brief, 1950, (periodical) Precancel Stamp Collector. Developer naval postal charts.

    Membership

    Member Republican National Committee With United States Navy, 1942-1946. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, National Association Precancel Collectors (secretary-treasurer since 1950), United States Ship Landing Craft Infantry National Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, writing.

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    Died February 19, 2003
    (aged 81)
    • 1947
      Philadelphia Technology Institute
    • 1947 - 1957
      Staff writer
    • 1953
      parts manager, Fitzpatrick Chevrolet
      Wildwood, New Jersey, United States
    • 1953 - 1981
      parts manager, Fitzpatrick Chevrolet
      Wildwood, New Jersey, United States
    • 1981 - 1992
      claims manager, Scrivani Buick