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consultant , Security director

William Henry O'Rourke, American Security director, consultant. Avocations: golf, swimming, sports parachuting. M C. Named Security Officer of the Year, Marine Security Guard Battalion, 1988, 90.


O'Rourke,, William Henry was born on May 30, 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of William Henry O'Rourke Senior and Eleanor Francis (Post) Peters.


Bachelor in History, University Tampa, Florida, 1972.


Second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1965;advanced through grades to captain, United States Army, 1975;special agent, unites states department State, Washington, 1975-1990;special agent, Diplomatic Security Svc., Washington, 1975-1979;deputy regional security officer, American Embassy, Bangkok, Thailand, 1979-1981;security engineering officer, American Embassy, East Berlin, 1981-1983;deputy director operations, Physical Security Division, Washington, 1983-1986;regional security officer, American Embassy, San Salvador, El Salvador, 1986-1988;special assignment officer, American Embassy, Lima, Peru, 1989;regional security officer, American Embassy, Bangkok, 1989-1990;director of security, National Air Transport, Inc., Opa-Locka, Florida, 1990-1991.


  • Avocations: golf, swimming, sports parachuting. M C.


Member American Foreign Service Association, Special Forces Association (life), Special Operations Association (life), International Association Chiefs of Police (life), Military Order of the Purple Heart (life), American Society Industrial Security, Veterans of Foreign Wars (life), American Legion (China Post #1).


  • Other Interests

    Golf, swimming, sports parachuting.


Married B. Illean Lowrey, October 7, 1961 (divorced December 1972). Children: Nancy Eileen, Cynthia Ann, William Henry III.

William Henry O'Rourke Senior Peters

Eleanor Francis (Post) Peters

B. Illean Lowrey

Nancy Eileen O'Rourke,

Cynthia Ann O'Rourke,

William Henry III O'Rourke,