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Willard M. Huyck

Republican

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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-05-1946 Republican AD-59 30625 Win
11-02-1948 Republican AD-59 35813 Win
 

Candidate Biography:

Willard Miller Huyck, Sr.
Born: January 11, 1917 in San Bernardino, CA
Married: Caramae A. Anderson (in 1943)
Children: Willard Miller Jr, James Forrest
Military Service: ARMY (WWII)
Died: November 3, 2018

  • SILVER SCREEN: Huyck's son Willard Jr. is a writer and director best known for writing "American Graffiti" (1973) and the "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (1984) screenplay. He also wrote and directed "Howard the Duck" (1986).
  • Huyck enlisted as an Aviation Cadet in the Air Corps three weeks before Pearl Harbor. "He served in World War II as a bombardier with the Air Corps in the South Pacific, completing 52 combat missions from Guadalcanal to the Southern Philippines."

Source: California Blue Book (1950)
Source: Willard (Bill) Huyck Sr. Obituary, Los Angeles Times (11/7/2018)

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