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L. David Le Roy

journalist

L. David Le Roy, American Journalist. Decorated Purple Heart. Active local Boy Scouts American Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member National Press Club (president 1967, Board of Governors, Chairman of the Board Governors), National Rifle Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

Roy, L. David Le was born on January 2, 1920 in Tignall, Georgia, United States. Son of Lansing Burrows and Glennie (David) LeRoy.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Georgia, 1941;student, Virginia Creative Commonsstudent, Shenandoah College, 1980.

Career

Managing editor, Air Force Times, 1950-1953;with, United States News & World Report, 1953-1970;news editor, United States News & World Report, 1953-1964;member, Capitol Hill staff, 1964-1970;publications director, Republican Congressional Committee, 1970-1974;public relations director, Republican Congressional Committee, 1974-1976;executive director, National Press Foundation, 1977-1980.

Membership

Active local Boy Scouts American Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member National Press Club (president 1967, Board of Governors, Chairman of the Board Governors), National Rifle Association, Sigma Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret Pridgeon, September 2, 1945 (divorced). Children: David Charles, Gregory Alan. Married Ydoine B. Marholec, April 30, 1988 (divorced).

father:
Lansing Burrows LeRoy

mother:
Glennie (David) LeRoy

spouses:
Mary Margaret Pridgeon

Ydoine B. Marholec

children:
David Charles Roy

Gregory Alan Roy