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William H. Johns

Biography

Served in the U. S. Navy 1944 to 1947. Employed as a printer with the International Typographical union for 42 years. Married to Christiana with two daughters and two sons.

Owner of Universal Numismatic Co. in Houston after 1960. Past president of the United States Mexican numismatic Association. Founding member of the Greater Houston Coin Club and the Texas Numismatic Association.

Received the Numismatic News Numismatic Ambassador Award in 1999. In 2000 he was inducted into the Texas Numismatic Association Hall of Fame.

Obit CW 9/11/2000

Source credit: Pete Smith, American Numismatic Biographies

 

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