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James H. Townsend, American publisher. Decorated Silver Star. Chairman Anaheim (California) Telephone Taxpayers Commission, 1966-1978; president Anaheim Republican Assembly, 1966, American Montary Foundation, since 1984; vice chairman Anaheim Public Utility Board, 1976-1988. Major United States Army, 1942-1945, 50-52, Korea.

Background

Townsend, James H. was born on September 15, 1921 in Farm Simpson County, Kentucky, United States. Son of Jesse O. and Pauline (Violett) Townsend.

Education

Student, Fullerton (California) Junior College, 1946.

Career

President, World Wide Products, Santa Ana, California, 1949-1957;president, United Far East Corporation, Santa Ana, 1957-1961;president, Swiftline Corporation, Fullerton, 1962-1968;public, National Educator, Fullerton, since 1969. National chairman National Justice Foundation, Sacramento, since 1970, Redeem Our Country, Fullerton, since 1981.

Membership

Chairman Anaheim (California) Telephone Taxpayers Commission, 1966-1978. President Anaheim Republican Assembly, 1966, American Montary Foundation, since 1984. Vice chairman Anaheim Public Utility Board, 1976-1988.

Major United States Army, 1942-1945, 50-52, Korea.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: pilot.

Connections

Married Lucille Francis Roy, January 30, 1944. Children: Ralph Howard, Cecilia Pauline.

father:
Jesse O. Townsend

mother:
Pauline (Violett) Townsend

spouse:
Lucille Francis Roy

children:
Ralph Howard Townsend

Cecilia Pauline Townsend