There are seven male babies who have been given the name of William Bowker Preston. "Booker" or "Book" as he was often called, was the third boy child christened "William Bowker Preston," so throughout his life he signed his name, "William Bowker Preston, III." He was born on the 2 day of August, 1887 in ____________ to William Bowker Preston, Jr. and Catherine Dollinger Preston. His life of seventy-three years, that ended five days after the New Year's celebration of 1960, was marked with service to his country and his fellow men.

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Life Story Info

Author

Paulette Preston Yates

Post Date

Oct 05, 2018

Personal Info

Died

Logan, Utah, United States

Cause of Death

Heart Disease

Age

72

Gender

Male

Religion and Beliefs

Latter-day Saint

Occupation

Medicine & Healthcare

Military Affiliation

  • Army

Veteran

  • World War I

Politics

Republican Party

Worked For

  • Self-employed as a family doctor and worked for Utah State University as the University doctor

Education

  • Doctorate
    University Of Chicago
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