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Jim Lorenzen

Name: James (Jim) Leslie Lorenzen
Birthplace: Grand Meadow, Minnesota USA
Birthdate: January 2, 1922

Jim Lorenzen was an electronics technician by trade. Between 1942 and 1945 he was a radio operator with the US Army Air Corps. Between 1945 and 1951 he played as a professional musician. From 1951 to 1954 he worked as an engineer at a radio station. Then from 1954 to 1960 he worked at as an electronics tech at Holloman AFB. His awards include an Air Medal with Cluster, Distinguished Flying Cross with Cluster and a Presidential Citation. From 1960 to 1967 Jim worked at Kitt Peak National Observatory as a technical associate. After that he was owner of Lorenzen Music Enterprises In Tuscon Arizona. He and his wife Coral authored a number of UFO books and co-founded the Aerial Phenomena Research Organization (APRO). Together they share the opinion that UFOs are best explained by the extraterrestrial hypothesis (ETH).

Coral & Jim Lorenzen's publications include:

UFOs Over the Americas (1968)
UFO The Whole Story (1969)
Encounters With UFO Occupants (1976)
Abducted, Close Encounters of the Fourth Kind (1977)




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