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Wholesale distribution executive

Paul Foster Wood, American wholesale distribution executive. Certified medical laboratory technical, criminal justice and criminology. Decorated Silver Star, Bronze Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart.

Background

Wood, Paul Foster was born on May 8, 1911 in Adrian, Missouri, United States. Son of Robert Lee and Edna (Foster) Wood.

Education

Student, Huntsville Teachers College. Graduate, Washington University, St. Louis. Degree in Psychology (honorary), Washington University, 1934.

Career

Security representative T.J. Pendergast and Truman, Kansas City, Missouri, 1936—1940. Undercover agent Bureau Narcotics, overseas, 1948—1957. Manager Buick Motor Division, California, Texas, Colorado, 1958—1963.

Investigator Housing and Urban Development, 5 western states, 1967—1976. Owner Diversified Products Wholesale Company, Elko, Nevada. Developer cleaning fluid, 1971.

Lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1940-1946, PTO.

Achievements

  • Certified medical laboratory technical, criminal justice and criminology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: How to Sell Real Estate, 1970.

Membership

Active Senior Citizens Clubs, Elko County, 1978—1981, Fundraising Democratic Campaigns, Tom Eagleton, Missouri, 1974, Lloyd Benson, Texas. Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Lions (board directors Elko 1977-1983, Spring Creek Nevada since 1983).

Connections

Married Mable Irene Irene, November 1, 1965.

father:
Robert Lee Wood

mother:
Edna (Foster) Wood

spouse:
Mable Irene Irene