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Richard Edmund French, American writer. Licensed real estate agent, insurance and securities Arizona. Decorated Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, 23 Air medals, Purple Heart, Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry with Palm. Member of Sabre Pilots Association, Red River Fighter Pilots Association, Eagles Lodge, American Legion.

Background

French, Richard Edmund was born on December 12, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Leonard Cortland and Ethel May French.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Arizona State University, 1969.

Career

Enlisted United States Air Force, 1952, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, 1968, retired, 1974. Agent John Hancock Insurance, Phoenix, 1975—1978. Owner Scottsdale (Arizona) Silver Company, 1978—1981.

Freelance writer various media, 1981—1991.

Achievements

  • Licensed real estate agent, insurance and securities Arizona.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Macedonian Gray, 2002, (articles) Arizona Contractor's Journal.

Membership

Member of Sabre Pilots Association, Red River Fighter Pilots Association, Eagles Lodge, American Legion.

Connections

Married Charlene IIalbrook, May 14, 1952 (deceased June 6, 1988). Children: Michael, Alan, David. Married Doris Kaled, October 2, 1988 (deceased November 2002).

father:
Leonard Cortland

mother:
Ethel May French

spouses:
Charlene IIalbrook

Doris Kaled

children:
Michael French

Alan French

David French