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Joseph Elihu Valk

Joseph Elihu Valk, American lawyer, banker. Served with Counter Intelligence Corps, Army of the United States, 1941-1945.; Member American, California, Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills bar associations; Club: Yale of Southern California (Los Burbank California.

Background

  • Valk, Joseph Elihu was born on March 13, 1915 in New York City. Son of Jacob Mandel and Miriam (Gottlieb) Valk.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1935. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1938.

    Career

    • Admitted to New York bar, 1938, California bar, 1959. Practiced in Mount Vernon, New York, 1939-1941, 46, New York City, 1945-1946. United States investigator, War Assets Administration, 1946-1948.

      Partner Orange Belt Refrigeration Company, San Bernardino, California, 1949-1950. Sales manager Coronet Construction Company, North Hollywood California, 1950-1952. Assistant to prins. Diller-Kalsman Construction Company, Beverly Hills, 1953-1957.

      Secretary, house counsel Fidelity Bank, Beverly Hills, California, 1957-1967. Mr. Genius quiz show expert KTTV, KTLA television, Los Angeles, 1955-1959.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served with Counter Intelligence Corps, Army of the United States, 1941-1945. Member American, California, Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills bar associations. Club: Yale of Southern California (Los Burbank California.

    Connections

    • Married Els Amanda Wyngaard, July 6, 1950. Children: James Emil, Alec and Guy (twins).
    • father: Jacob Mandel Valk
    • mother: Miriam (Gottlieb) Valk
    • spouse: Els Amanda Wyngaard
    • children: James Emil Valk
    • Alec and Guy Valk (twins)
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    Born March 13, 1915
    Died October 3, 1967
    (aged 52)
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