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CPL Conrad Hilton US Army (Served 1917-1918)

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conrad-hiltonCPL Conrad Hilton

US Army

(Served 1917-1918)

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Short Bio: He purchased his first hotel in Cisco, Texas in 1919 after returning from service in World War I. He quickly acquired other hotels, and formed Hilton Corporation in 1946. His first luxury Hilton Hotel was built in 1925 in Dallas Texas, and his empire has expanded to include over 2000 hotels and properties around the world.

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