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Air force officer , business executive

Jonas Lemoyne Blank, air force officer, business executive. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart. Member of Masons; Century (New York City); Belle Haven Country.


Blank, Jonas LeMoyne was born on April 9, 1921 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jonas Francis and Sara Adelaide (Potter) Blank.


Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1943; Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1951; M.I.A., George Washington University, 1963.


Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army Air Corps, 1943. Advanced through grades to major general United States Air Force, 1972. Executive to assistant secretary Air Force, 1960-1962.

Senior United States logistics officer Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, 1963-1966. Commandant Air Command and Staff College, 1968-1970. Director supply and services Headquarters United States Air Force, Washington, 1970-1973.

Assistant Distributed control system/S&L, 1973-1975. Retired, 1975; manager operations Eureka X-Ray Tube Company, Chicago, 1975-1980. President Blank Enterprises, Alexandria, Virginia, 1980-1984.

JCS representative to Conference on Disarmament in Europe, 1984-1986.


Member of Masons; Century (New York City). Belle Haven Country.


Married Kathryn Marguerite Ryan, June 29, 1946. Children– Jonas Le Moyne College, John H.

Jonas Francis Blank

Sara Adelaide (Potter) Blank

Kathryn Marguerite Ryan

Jonas Le Moyne College Blank

John H. Blank