Colin Clements (Colin Campbell Clements)

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Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Colin Campbell Clements was born on 25 February, 1894, the son of William George and Ada von Swanback Clements. His father, who had emigrated from England around 1885, worked at the Omaha stockyards as a cattle driver.

In 1917 Clements graduated with an Artium Baccalaureatus (A.B.) Degree from the University of Washington. The following year he attended classes at the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Pittsburgh. Before enlisting in the US Army in 1918, Clements worked as a play reader, actor and stage manager for Stuart Walker's Portmanteau Theater. Read more...