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Eugene Howard Austin, American writer. Recipient Distinguished Service citation, Connecticut department American Legion.

Background

Austin, Eugene Howard was born on September 1, 1926 in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States. Son of Eugene Hiram and Florence A. Austin.

Education

Degree, College Sequoias.

Career

Freelance writer, poet, since 1972. With United States Navy, 1943-1946, master sergeant United States Army, 1951-1957.

Membership

Member Kings County Grand Jury, 1979—1980, Kings County Parole Commission, since 1980. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars (past Commander Nisei Liberty Post, 24th district, senior vice Commander Department California), DAV (life. Charter member Comdrs.

Club), American Defense Preparedness Association, American Security Council (national advisory board), United States Naval Institute, Knights of Columbus (4th degree).

Connections

Married Lucy Mary Ruggiero, November 18, 1950. Children: Lucyanne, Eugene, John.

father:
Eugene Hiram

mother:
Florence A. Austin

spouse:
Lucy Mary Ruggiero

children:
Lucyanne Austin

Eugene Austin

John Austin