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freelance writer

James O'Connor Sargent, American Freelance writer. Decorated Bronze Star, Chinese medal of freedom. Liaison with Peiping Aviators Association, since 1995. Major United States Air Force, 1942-1947. Member 14th United States Air Force Association, United States Library. of Congress, 528th Fighter Squadron Association (officer), American Museum Natural History.

Background

Sargent, James O'Connor was born on June 15, 1918 in New York, United States. Son of Joseph Hughes and Maryann Josephine (O'Connor) Sargent.

Education

Student, British Intelligence School, Calcutta, India, summer 1944;student, Fordham University, 1949-1951.

Career

Ghostwriter, freelance writer,, since 1949;founder, Washington Writers Group, Washington, since 1960.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Editor, researcher, writer (Bell Aircraft Company in-house publication) History of the Helicopter, 1952. Author: (novellas) You Don't Bury on Christmas, 1960, Interregnum in a Commune, 1968, The Button Man, 1969, Moon in Pisces, 1970, Death in Saigon, 1971, Last Minuet in Washington, 1973, (MWA Anthology) Killers of the Dream, 1974. (screenplay) Queen Victoria and Lady Flora, 1993.

      (play) Loss of Innocence, 1994, (with Dakin Williams) Satanic Chapters, 1997. Published over 1900 works.

Membership

Liaison with Peiping Aviators Association, since 1995. Major United States Air Force, 1942-1947. Member 14th United States Air Force Association, United States Library. of Congress, 528th Fighter Squadron Association (officer), American Museum Natural History, National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: walking 3 miles per day, 19th and 20th Century Royal genealogy, World War I & II history, friendships.

Connections

Married Mildred Elizabeth Clark, April 19, 1949.

father:
Joseph Hughes Sargent

mother:
Maryann Josephine (O'Connor) Sargent

spouse:
Mildred Elizabeth Clark