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marketing consultant

James Edward Roche, American marketing consultant. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Legion of Merit, Air medal with 12 oak leaf clusters. Member Airlift Association.

Background

Roche, James Edward was born on April 18, 1935 in New York City. Son of James F. and Maria A. (Barbe) Roche.

Education

Bachelor of Science in English, Fordham University, 1957. Master of Arts in Public Administration, Center Michigan University, 1974.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1957, advanced through grades to colonel, 1978. Executive officer Pacific Air Force, Tachikawa Air Base, Japan, 1965-1968, member combat crew Ubon Royal Thai Air Base, Thailand, 1968-1969. Various assignments Military Airlift Command, McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey, 1970-1978, department Commander maintenance Rhein-Main Air Base, Federal Republic Germany, 1978-1981, director maintenance engineering Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, 1981-1986.

Retired, 1986; program manager E-Systems, Greenville, Texas, 1986-1988. Manager marketing administration General Dynamics Services Company, St. Louis, 1988-1992.

Membership

Member Airlift Association.

Connections

Married Patricia J. Flynn, December 27, 1958. Children: Kathleen, Elizabeth, James, Margaret, Patricia, Jane.

father:
James F. Roche

mother:
Maria A. (Barbe) Roche

spouse:
Patricia J. Flynn

child:
Kathleen Roche

child:
Elizabeth Roche

child:
James Roche

child:
Margaret Roche

child:
Patricia Roche

child:
Jane Roche