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Joseph Gilbert Cowley, American writer. 2nd lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Cowley, Joseph Gilbert was born on October 9, 1923 in Yonkers, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Gilbert and Gertrude Hersey Cowley.

Education

Bachelor with honors, Columbia University, 1947. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1948.

Career

Partner Writing-Editing Services, New York City, 1946-1947. Instructor English, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1948-1949. Salesman Allyn & Bacon, New York City, 1949-1954.

Sales promoter Home Life Insurance Company, 1954-1956. Editor, then managing editor Research Institute American, 1956-1982. Retired, 1982.

Works

Membership

2nd lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945, European Theatre of Operations.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading.

Connections

Married Ruth Muriel Wilson, February 28, 1948. Children: Barbara, Charles, Jennifer, Joseph.

father:
Joseph Gilbert

mother:
Gertrude Hersey Cowley

spouse:
Ruth Muriel Wilson

children:
Barbara Cowley

Charles Cowley

Jennifer Cowley

Joseph Cowley