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Victor Allen Conrad, American corporation executive. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal, Legion of Merit with cluster.


Conrad, Victor Allen was born on October 21, 1900 in Hammond, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Henry and Kate (Dennis) Conrad.


Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1924. Master of Science, Yale, 1927.


Second lieutenant United States Army, 1924, advanced through grades to major general 1954. Chief war plans div. Office Chief Signal Officer, Department Army, 1942-1943. Wire officer Allied Forces Headquarters, N. Africa, 1943-1944.

Commanding officer Signal Corps Engineering laboratories, 1944-1946. Signal officer Army Forces, Philippine Ryukyus Command, 1946-1948. Chief Army Communications Service Division, Office Chief Signal Officer, Department Army, 1950-1951, assistant chief signal officer for procurement and distribution, 1951-1954.

Commanding general, Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1954-1957. Chief signal officer Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers in Europe, 1957-1960. Technical advisory to president Varian Associates, Palo Alto, California, since 1960.


Married Martha Catherine O’Leary, September 8, 1928. Children: Martha C. (Mistress.

Henry Conrad

Kate (Dennis) Conrad

Martha Catherine O’Leary

Martha C. (Mrs Conrad