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Rowland Amsden Clemens

Born:
January 16, 1920
Vermillion, South Dakota
Died:
August 13, 1996
Decatur, Illinois
Father:
Cecil Arthur Clemens

Mother:
Alice Martha Amsden
Brothers and Sisters:
None
Spouse:
Mary Joan Focht
m. February 16, 1951
Dayton, Ohio
Children:
Jeffrey Alan Clemens
Steven James Clemens
Alice Ann Clemens
Elizabeth Louise Clemens

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Additional Information:
Grew up and attended high school in the Panama Canal Zone, where his father worked for the U.S. Government as a chemist. Attended Christobal (C.Z.) High School. Attended University of Wisconsin, earning a bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering. Served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Was a tugboat captain in the Force Mulberry operation, supporting the D-Day invasion of France. After the war, attended the University of South Dakota Law School, earning a law degree. Worked as a civil service employee of the Air Force at Patterson A.F.B., Dayton, OH; Griffiss A.F.B., Rome, NY; and Scott A.F.B., Mascoutah, IL. Died in 1996 of heart failure in Decatur, Illinois.


References:
Ann Clemens

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Last Updated:
17 September 1999

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