My life history from childhood, school, military, vocation and avocations.
Starting out by failing kindergarden and then advancing life through Lew Wallace Grade and High School, then through WWII decorated as a flight engineer on a B-17 Bomber.
College at Parks of St. Louis University obtaining Aernautical Engineer degree, 4 FAA mechanis certificates and private pilot's license.
Employed by McDonnell Aircraft Company in aircraft pricing; then as this country's fist manned space contract negotiator with the Mercury program, Culminated employment as department Manager for the McDonnell Douglas Astronautics Contract Pricing Department.
Avocations of designing and building 2 complete homes including all facilities. rebuilding and maintaining aircraft, rebuilding and maintainoing autos, building sail boat and electronic kits and an early advocate of the computer and its programing. Aided in building facility and the exhibits for the 390th Memorial Museum in Tucson, AZ. (A B-17 museum dedicated to his WWII Bomb Group)
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