|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1920|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2012|
"William L. Bales, age 91, died April 17, 2012, in Lampasas, Texas. William L. (Bill) Bales was born December 30, 1920, in Lampasas. He attended Texas A & M University, before enlisting in the Army Air Corp in 1939. Bill served as a pilot and an officer in the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) during WWII.
He was a pioneer in development and manufacturing; creating a golf car company, a snowmobile company, and a state of the art electric vehicle. In his later years, Mr. Bales retired to his ranch in Lampasas, Texas, where he established an exotic game hunting operation."
(Published in the Austin American-Statesman on 4/19/2012)
Florence Fannin Bales (1922 - 2014)*
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: T-Ray
Record added: Apr 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88775434