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John Joseph Dillon, American lawyer. Served with United States Army Air Force, World World War II; Member American, Indiana bar associations, Lawyers Association Indianapolis, 500 Festival Assocs., Indiana U. Law School, Indianapolis Alumni Association (president, director), Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Sigma Delta Kappa.

Background

Dillon, John Joseph was born on August 1, 1926 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of John Jay and Margaret (Sweeney) Dillon.

Education

Student Xavier U., 1947-1949. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1952. Doctor of Laws, Marian College, 1972.

Career

Admitted to Indiana bar, 1952. Counsel Indianapolis Legal Aid Society, 1953-1956. City attorney Indianapolis, 1956-1964.

Attorney general Indiana, 1965-1969. Member firm Dillon, Hardamon & Cohen, Indianapolis. Commanding general 38th Infantry Division Indiana National Guard.

Adjunct Professor Indiana U. School Law, Indianapolis President, Marian College Assocs., Indianapolis, 1963. Board of directors Indianapolis Legal Aid Society, from 1963, also president. Vice chairman of the board of trustees Marian College.

Board directors Catholic Charities Indianapolis, Indianapolis Civic Ballet Society. Trustee Indianapolis and English Foundation.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, World World War II. Member American, Indiana bar associations, Lawyers Association Indianapolis, 500 Festival Assocs., Indiana U. Law School, Indianapolis Alumni Association (president, director), Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Sigma Delta Kappa.

Connections

Married Anna C. Dean, January 19, 1957. Children: Anne Margaret, John Joseph, Denise Marie.

father:
John Jay Dillon

mother:
Margaret (Sweeney) Dillon

spouse:
Anna C. Dean

child:
Anne Margaret Dillon

child:
John Joseph Dillon

child:
Denise Marie Dillon