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Watson, W. Marvin (William Marvin), 1924-2017

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Personal name headingWatson, W. Marvin (William Marvin), 1924-2017
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Variant(s)Watson, Marvin, 1924-2017
Watson, William Marvin, 1924-2017
Watson, William Marvin
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1924-06-06
Death date2017-11-26
Place of birthOakhurst (Tex.)
Place of deathWoodlands (Tex.)
AffiliationUnited States. Post Office Department
Profession or occupationPresidents--Staff Postmasters general
Found inPolitical activities of the Johnson White House ... c1987- : pt. 2, ser. A, title frame (Marvin Watson)
Biog. dir. of the Amer. Cong., 1971: p. 35 (W. Marvin Watson, of Tex.; became postmaster general Apr. 26, 1968)
WW, 1976-1977 (Watson, William Marvin; b. 6-6-1924)
LC data base, 10-06-94 (hdg.: Watson, William Marvin; usage: W. Marvin Watson)
New York times WWW site, viewed Nov. 30, 2017 (in obituary published Nov. 29: W. Marvin Watson; b. William Marvin Watson, June 6, 1924, Oakhurst, Tex.; d. Sunday [Nov. 26, 2017], The Woodlands, Tex., aged 93; World War II combat veteran who ran Lyndon B. Johnson's White House with the protective instincts of a loyalist, the privileged power of a confidant, and the efficiency of a drill sergeant; Johnson did not want to give any staff member the title of chief of staff, but he eventually made Watson his in all but name)
Associated languageeng