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Dallas Whorton Greene,, American fire chief. Named to State of Louisiana Fire Chiefs Hall of Fame, 1987; recipient Friendship award, Fraternal Order Police, Dictograph Salutes award International Association Fire Chiefs, 1973, Paul Lynch Freedom Information award, Shreveport chapter Society Professional Journalists, 1986, Louisiana Emergency Preparedness award, 1986, Clyde E. Fant Memorial award., United Way, 1995.

Background

Greene,, Dallas Whorton was born on June 29, 1923 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Son of Dallas Whorton and Eunice (Lester) Greene.

Education

Student, Centenary College, 1941.

Career

Mistress David Randall Rockett). With Louisiana Fire Department, Shreveport, 1942-1989, fire chief, 1965-1989, retired, 1989.Chmn. State Fire Marshal's Fire Safety Review Board.

Past advisory member United States Senate Veterans Affairs committee Operations officer Caddo-Bossier Office of Emergency Preparedness. Past board directors Sports for Boys. Active Crime Stoppers City of Shreveport, Governor's Committee on Emergencies, 1978^.

Trustee Humana Brentwood Hospital, 1986, 87, 88, 90. Chairman LeadershipDiv. United Way, 1990; member of advisory board Shreveport Classic Car Museum.

Board member Caddo Council Aging. 1st sergeant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Membership

Operations officer Caddo-Bossier Office of Emergency Preparedness. Active Crime Stoppers City of Shreveport. Chairman Leadership Division United Way, 1990.

Member advisory board Shreveport Classic Car Museum. Governor's Committee on Emergencies, since 1978. Past board directors Sports for Boys.

Trustee Humana Brentwood Hospital, 1986—1988, 1990. Board member Caddo Council Aging. Member of Christian Church, Louisiana Emergency Preparedness Association (president 1988-1989, board directors), National Fire Protection Association, Louisiana State Fire Chiefs Association (director), International Association Fire Chiefs (president Southwestern division 1971-1972, director 1972-1978), American Ordnance Association (honorary), Fraternal Order of Police (honorary), Fraternal Order Fire Fighters (honorary), Louisiana Firemens Association (life), International Association Fire Fighters (life), 40 and 8, Rotary (honorary.

Shreveport club), American Legion (past Commander), Veterans of Foreign Wars (life).

Connections

Married Alice Whittington, October 4, 1947. 1 child Valerie (Mistress David Randall Rockett).

father:
Dallas Whorton Greene

mother:
Eunice (Lester) Greene

spouse:
Alice Whittington

child:
Valerie Greene, (Mistress David Randall Rockett)