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Virgil Lee Bankson

government official.

Virgil Lee Bankson, American government official.

Background

Bankson, Virgil Lee was born on May 24, 1908 in Park, Kansas, United States. Son of Charles Walker and Ella May (Greene) Bankson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Antioch College, 1933.

Career

Regional agriculture and labor specialist Federal Security Agency, 1935-1943. Special adviser on loan to coordinator defense housing, 1942-1943. Analyst, economist War Production Board, 1943-1945.

Section head OPA, 1945-1946. Analyst Office Housing Expeditor, 1946-1947. Chief price branch Supreme Command Allies Pacific, Japan, 1947-1950.

Economist Public Housing Administration, 1950-1953. Housing finance adviser International Cooperation Administration, Djakarta, 1954-1955, program analyst, assistant program officer, Taipei, Taiwan, 1955-1959, international relations officer, Washington, since 1959. Home: 1081 Ruatan St., Silver Spring, Maryland.

Office: International Cooperative Administration, Washington 25.

Connections

Married Margaret Rodby, January 31, 1936. Children: Jane Ellyn (Mistress.

father:
Charles Walker Bankson

mother:
Ella May (Greene) Bankson

spouse:
Margaret Rodby

child:
Jane Ellyn (Mrs Bankson