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Joseph P. Lash, American author. Decorated Air Medal.; Recipient first Samuel E. Morison award, 1976. Served to Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.

Background

Lash, Joseph P. was born on December 2, 1909 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Mary (Avchin) Lash.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, College City New York, 1931;A.M., Columbia, 1932.

Career

Editor, Student Outlook, 1933-1935;national secretary, American Student Union, 1936-1939;general secretary, International Student Service, 1940-1942;New York secretary, Americans for Democratic Action, 1946-1948;assistant to, Elliott Roosevelt, 1948-1950;United Nations correspondent, New York Post, 1950-1961;assistant editor editorial page, New York Post, 1961-1966.

Works

Membership

Served to Second lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.

Connections

Married Trude Wenzel, November 8, 1944. 1 child, Jonathan.

father:
Samuel Lash

mother:
Mary (Avchin) Lash

spouse:
Trude Wenzel

child:
Jonathan Lash