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Arthur Charles Dister

entrepreneur , investor

Arthur Charles Dister, American entrepreneur, investor. Colonel United States Army (Korea, VietNam), 1955-1982 (silver star 1971, legion of merit 1971, 1982, purple heart 1971). Member Rotary, Seaford Yacht Club.

Background

Dister, Arthur Charles was born on June 5, 1933 in Cleveland. Son of Arthur Charles and Geraldine M. (Riehl) Dister.

Education

Bachelor of Science, John Carroll University, 1955. Master of Business Administration, George Washington University, 1967. Postgraduate, United States Army War College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 1973.

Postgraduate, Pakistan Army Staff College, Quetta, Pakistan, 1965.

Career

Infantry officer United States Army, 1955-1982. Company commander I Corps, Korea, 1958-1959, 101 Airborne, Fort Campbell, 1960, battalion commander VietNam, 1970-1971. Staff officer Office of Chief of Staff, Washington, 1971-1972.

Director Fort Curtis, Fort Eustis, Virginia, 1979-1982. Owner, operator Business Cards Tomorrow, Norfolk, since 1982. President Dister, Inc., since 1984.

Membership

Colonel United States Army (Korea, VietNam), 1955-1982 (silver star 1971, legion of merit 1971, 1982, purple heart 1971). Member Rotary, Seaford Yacht Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing.

Connections

Married Barbara Louise Aulenbrandt, August 1, 1934.

father:
Arthur Charles Dister

mother:
Geraldine M. (Riehl) Dister

spouse:
Barbara Louise Aulenbrandt