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aerospace company executive

William Ashworth Fifer, American aerospace company executive. Member United States-Arab Chamber of Commerce-Pacific (board directors 1987).

Background

Fifer, William Ashworth was born on March 16, 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Philip Thacher and Letitia Bowen (Ashworth) Fifer.

Education

Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1953. Master of Arts, American University, Beirut, 1962.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, 1953, advanced through grades to colonel, 1973, served in Vietnam, retired, 1978. Regional manager Northrop Corporation, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1978-1979, vice president Saudi Arabia, 1979-1987, executive director Los Angeles, since 1987.

Membership

Member United States-Arab Chamber of Commerce-Pacific (board directors 1987).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hiking, bicycling, chess, model building.

Connections

Married Patricia Joan Corkery, December 27, 1952. Children: Marjorie, Michael, David.

father:
Philip Thacher Fifer

mother:
Letitia Bowen (Ashworth) Fifer

spouse:
Patricia Joan Corkery

child:
Marjorie Fifer

child:
Michael Fifer

child:
David Fifer