George B. Warren III – Captain, United States Marine Corps

From a contemporary press report:

George B. Warren III, 76, a former Marine Corps captain who retired in 1979 after nine years as director of sales for Contractors' Register, an annual directory of contractors in the building industry, died of heart disease September 15, 1998 at Washington Adventist Hospital.

Mr. Warren, a native of Massachusetts, graduated from Brown University. He served in the Marine Corps from 1943 to 1952, with assignments in the Far East during World War II. He was an infantry combat commander in Korea during the Korean War, and he continued in the Marine Corps reserve.

In 1962, he became a unit manager for John Hancock Life Insurance Co. in Washington. He was an underwriter for Monarch Life Insurance Co. from 1965 to 1970.

He was a past president of the George Mason chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

His marriage to Harriet T. Warren ended in divorce.

Survivors include three children, Peter L. Warren of Palo Alto, Calif., Marcy W. Hattam of Bonita, Calif., and Betsy C. Orlikoff of Apopka, Fla.; and seven grandchildren.


On Tuesday, September 15, 1998 at Washington Adventist Hospital. Former husband of Harriet T. Warren; father of Peter L. Warren, of Palo Alto, CA, Marcy W. Hattam, of Bonita, CA and Betsy C. Orlikoff, of Apopka, FL. Also survived by seven grandchildren; one sister, Joanne C. Warren, of Mass. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 22, 9 a.m. at Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Sons of the American Revolution.

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