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Oscar Theodore Larson

aviation executive

Oscar Theodore Larson, American aviation executive. Member Institute Aero. Sciences, National Development Transportation Association.

Background

Larson, Oscar Theodore was born on September 15, 1904 in Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, United States. Son of August and Christina (Newquist) Larson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Gustavus Adolphus College, 1926. Postgraduate Harvard School Business Administration, 1950.

Career

Observer, United States Weather Business Aerological Service, 1926-1929. Vice president, general manager Trans-Canada Air Lines, 1937-1944. Chief. meteorologist United Air Lines, 1929-1937, became assistant vice president transportation services, 1944, general manager ground services, 1953-1958, vice president customer services West, since 1962.

Expert consultant to commanding general China-Burma-India Theatre, 1944.

Membership

Member Institute Aero. Sciences, National Development Transportation Association.

Connections

Married Anna Warren, August 14, 1934. Children: Rita Ann (Mistress James A. Deines), Janet Rae (Mistress Richard F. Miller).

father:
August Larson

mother:
Christina (Newquist) Larson

spouse:
Anna Warren

children:
Rita Ann Larson (Mistress James A. Deines)

Janet Rae Larson (Mistress Richard F. Miller)