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John Campbell Crosby, American author. Recipient George Foster Peabody award, George K. Polk meml award. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946.

Background

Crosby, John Campbell was born on May 18, 1912 in Milwaukee. Son of Fred G. and Edna (Campbell) Crosby.

Education

Student, Yale University, 1931-1933.

Career

Reporter, Milwaukee Sentinel, 1933;Reporter, New York Herald Tribune, 1935-1941;syndicated columnist, 1946-1965;columnist, The Observer, London, England., 1965-1975.

Works

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946.

Connections

Married Mary B. Wolferth, December 7, 1946 (divorced). Children: Michael Wolferth, Margaret Campbell. Married Katharine J. B. Wood, December 1, 1964.

Children: Alexander, Victoria.

father:
Fred G. Crosby

mother:
Edna (Campbell) Crosby

spouses:
Mary B. Wolferth

Katharine J. B. Wood

children:
Michael Wolferth Crosby

Margaret Campbell Crosby

Alexander Crosby

Victoria Crosby