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date: 04 March 2021

Doole, George Arntzenlocked

(12 August 1909–08 March 1985)
  • William M. Leary


Doole, George Arntzen (12 August 1909–08 March 1985), airline executive, was born in Quincy, Illinois, the son of George Andrew Doole, a banker, and Naomi Arntzen. Educated in local schools, Doole graduated from the University of Illinois in 1931 with a B.S. in business administration. A member of the Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps, he rode with the elite cavalry unit while in college and won a jumping prize. Following graduation, Doole later recalled, he had two job choices, either work in his father’s bank or join the military. He chose the military....

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