Biographies - Paul Newman
 
Full Name:
Paul E. Newman
Date Of Birth:
3 January 1926
Member:
Member
Entered:
12 May 1944
Drafted:
Yes
Volunteer:
No
Where:
Fort Geroge G. Meade, MD
Unit:
Co D, 276th Infantry

Medals

Combat Infantry Badge Bronze Star/Oak Leaf cluster Good Conduct, European Africa Middle East (EAME) Campaign Medal w/three campaign stars, World War II Victory Metal, Army of Occupation/w Germany Clasp.

Bio

Discharge at Fort Dix, N.J. 27 June 1946. Employed by the Federal Security Agency, Social Security Administration, Baltimore, MD from September 1946 to March 1947 when accepted appointment as a War Department Civilian Employee with duty station with the U S Army 7th Base Post Office, Yokohama, Japan. In June 1959, was transferred to the Air Force with duty station Yokota Air Base, Tokyo, Japan. June 1959 reassigned to the Air Force at Yokota Air Base, Tokyo, Japan. Positions held include Administrative, Management, and Industrial Engineering with the Civil Engineering Squadron. March 1984 transferred to Hq 5th Air Force, Yokota, Japan, as Program Manager for Inter-service, Host-tenant and International Support Agreements. March 1989 transferred to Department of the Navy, Commander-in-Chief Pacific Fleet, Manpower Analysis Team, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Retired 31 March l998 with 53 years 8 months of Federal Service. Civil activities include: A charter member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9467, in Yokohama, Japan. In addition to Post Positions served as VFW National Deputy Chief of Staff in organizing the VFW Department of Pacific Areas serving as Department Command 1967 – 1968. A Freemason, served as Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Japan in 1984. Currently active with The National Sojourners Chapter No.9, Honolulu, Hawaii. Married and have two children, Daughter and two grandsons in Houston, TX, and son and Army Air Force Exchange employee currently stationed in Okinawa, Japan.