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John Francis Ahern, American Author, artist. Avocations: western history research, wildlife photography, conservation. M C. With United States Merchant Marine, 1944-1945.

Background

Ahern, John Francis was born on January 27, 1924 in Berthold, North Dakota, United States.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Berthold, North Dakota.

Career

Announcer and program director, Radio Station KYJC, Medford, Oregon, 1947-1954; owner, Art Center, Medford, 1954-1956; advertising director basement, May Company, Los Angeles, 1956-1960; owner, In & Out Advertising, Redondo Beach, California, 1960-1969; freelance journalist, Pasadena, California, 1969-1984; freelance author, Pasadena, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Avocations: western history research, wildlife photography, conservation. M C.

Membership

With United States Merchant Marine, 1944-1945.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Western history research, wildlife photography, conservation.

Connections

Son of William and Gladys Marie (Brown) A. (divorced) five children.

father:
William Ahern

mother:
Gladys Marie (Brown) A. (divorced) Ahern