B: 16 Jun 1933, So.Pasadena, California, USA. At the William Woodward home (grandparents), Friday 10:35 pm, upstairs front bedroom, hot summer night, windows open, sweet aroma of magnolia blossoms in the air from large front yard tree.
Graduated So. Pasadena High School 1950.
Military Service: US Navy Aviation Radio-Radarman (ATAL), 1950-52 during Korea War. Discharge: Honorable.
US Air Force Civil Air Patrol (CAP), Calif. Wing, 1st Lt., Pilot with Search & Rescue, High Altitude, and Narcotics Interdiction Ratings.
Marriage: Jane Alice Weldon, 10 Jul 1954, South Pasadena, California, USA.
Post High School & US Navy Schools: Airman and Aviation Electronics "B" Schools, USN, 1951; Occidental College 1953; San Diego State 1954; American InterContinental Univ., BSIT Magna Cum Laude, 2004. Licenses: Commercial Pilot - Instruments and Glider Tow Ratings; FAA Pilot Proficiency Wings thru Phase VIII. Appointed FAA Aviation Safety Counselor 1997.
Elected Office: Past Commissioner, Public Service District (PSD) 2004-2008.
Work Associated Cos: Convair Aircraft Co., Pan American World Airways, Convair Astronautics, Douglas Aircraft Co., United Airlines, Western Electric Co., Michelin Tire Corp., Daniel Construction Company Int'l., Fluor-Daniel Corp., PanAm World Services.
Businesses Owned: Piedmont House of Photography; Woodward Aviation Services & FBO; Woodward Oil & Gas Extraction Company.
Civic Service: American Legion Life Member, AMVETS, Jaycees, Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senator, United States Power Squadrons (USPS) 2000-2015: Past Sqdn. Cmdr. 2007, & USPS Dist. 26 Lt/Cmdr. 2008-2011. Find-A-Grave Photogr-2012 to date.
Sgt.Hall Photo My most sincere heartfelt thanks for the wonderful photo you have provided on the memorial to honor Sgt.Hall .I sincerely appreciate your generous effort to help me complete his memorial.
Coverts photo Hi William, From one SoCal native (Montebello/Whittier) to another, Thank You so very much for the photos of Harold and Mary Covert's headstones. I truly appreciate the time you took to fulfill my request. Judi
RE: N. Niener vs. N. Milner Pratt Thank you so much for the information. I will address the issue. With your notation on Johnnie Pratt Jr. photo, I have requested the linking of his wife's memorial to his memorial.