Bettwy, Andrew Leo
|born on||31 May 1920 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )|
|Place||Nogales, Arizona, 31n20, 110w56|
|Timezone||MST h7w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||09°42' 26°21 Asc. 03°09'|
American government official, a Republican who served as Arizona State Land Commissioner from 1970 to 1978 under four Arizona governors.
During World War 2 he served in Europe as an armored car commander in a reconnaissance squadron during the push from Calais to Berchtesgaden, earning two battle stars and a Purple Heart. Bettwy participated in the liberation of the German concentration camp at Landsberg, and during the final three days of the war in Europe in May 1945, was officially "traded" to the German 38th SS Division Nibelungen as liaison officer to effect orderly surrenders.
He died on 1 December 2004, aged 84, in San Diego, California.
- (has as) boss relationship with Babbitt, Bruce (born 27 June 1938)
- Vocation : Military : Military service
- Vocation : Politics : Government employee (Arizona State Land Commissioner from 1970 to 1978)
- Vocation : Politics : Party Affiliation (Republican)
- Notable : Awards : Medals (Purple Heart)