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Sloan Wilson
Birth: May 8, 1920
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
Death: May 25, 2003
Colonial Beach
Westmoreland County
Virginia, USA

Author. A 1942 graduate of Harvard University, he served in the Coast Guard during World War II. He attained the rank of Lieutenant and served aboard the Coast Guard Cutter "USS Tampa". After the war, he wrote 15 novels, the most famous being "The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit". It was made into an award winning film and translated into 26 languages. Other novels included "Summer Place" (also made into a film), "Ice Brothers", "Pacific Interlue", and "Voyage to Somewhere". Upon his death from alzheimers disease, he was cremated and scattered from his former ship. (bio by: Chuck Kearns) 
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: scattered from CGC Tampa
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Chuck Kearns
Record added: Jan 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12936974
Sloan Wilson
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Happy Birthday......................
- a sincere fan
 Added: May. 8, 2015

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