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philately consultant , Swedish army officer

Börje Carl-Gustaf Wallberg was Swedish army officer, philately consultant. Decorated Commander Royal Order of Sword (Sweden); recipient King Carl XVI Gustaf personal medal (12 size) for volunteer services and philatelic activities, 1991.

Background

Wallberg, Börje Carl-Gustaf was born on February 28, 1923 in Södertälje, Sweden. Son of John A. and Eugenia M. (Palm) Wallberg.

Education

Student, Military Staff College, Stockholm, 1956. Student, Military Defense College, Stockholm, 1978.

Career

Commissioned officer Swedish Army, 1946, advanced through grades to brigadier general, 1974, inspector logistics, supply, transportation and medical services. Retired, 1983; owner, manager Wallberg Consultant HB, Enebyberg, Sweden, 1984—1987. Secretary-general World Philatelic Exhibition Stockholmia, 1986.

International judge 25 world stamp exhibitions, since 1976. Consultant to Swedish Post Office, 1987-1997. Expert to Swedish Governmental Humanitarian Law Commission, 1978-1984.

Member Swedish Governmental International Humanitarian Law Delaware, 1984-1988.

Membership

President, chairman central board Swedish Red Cross Society, 1981-1987. Vice president Swedish Volunteer Truck Drivers Federation, 1979-1981, 87-89, president, 1989-1993. President FIP Commission for Trad Phil., 1996-2000.

Fellow Royal Philatelic Society London. Member Swedish Philatelic Federation (secretary 1967-1984, vice president 1985-1987), Academy Philatelic (Paris correspondent), Roll of Distinguished Philatelists of World (Signator 1994, board election since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, red cross work.

Connections

Married Annie-Marie Kvarforth, 1951 (divorced 1973). Married Evabritta G. Personne, February 10, 1973. Children: Matilda, Magnus Ph.

father:
John A. Wallberg

mother:
Eugenia M. (Palm) Wallberg

spouses:
Annie-Marie Kvarforth

Evabritta G. Personne

children:
Matilda Wallberg

Magnus Ph Wallberg