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Leroy Hodges

economist.

Leroy Hodges, American economist. Decorated Officer Order White Lion (Czechoslovakia); Officer, Order of the Crown (Italy); Distinguished Service Medal, The Virginia Musketeers (United States). Member Pi Kappa Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa (Washington and Lee).

Background

Hodges, Leroy was born on July 12, 1888 in Tarboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of Eli Blucher and Rosa Hammond (Warrington) Hodges.

Education

Washington and Lee University, 1906-1910, Distric.Sc., 1929.

Career

Department, National Guard United States (Virginia).

Works

  • Author: Agricultural Credit Systems Abroad, 1913. Petersburg, Virginia—Economic and Municipal, 1917. Post-War Ordnance, 1923.

    Also “Ordnance Notes,” The Virginia Guardsman, 1931-1939. And numerous pamphlets and articles. Editor: The South’s Physical Recovery, 1911.

    Agricultural Coöperation and Rural Credit in Europe, 1913.

Membership

Member Pi Kappa Alpha, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa (Washington and Lee). Clubs: Commonwealth, Country.

Connections

Married Almeria Orr Hill, January 18, 1911. Children: LeRoy, Rosa Batte, Almeria Hill (deceased).

father:
Eli Blucher Hodges

mother:
Rosa Hammond (Warrington) Hodges

spouse:
Almeria Orr Hill

children:
LeRoy Hodges

Rosa Batte Hodges

Almeria Hill Hodges (deceased)