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Arthur Littleford Wadsworth

Arthur Littleford Wadsworth, American banker. Decorated Legion of Merit, Order of Rising Sun 3d class (Japan). Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member Investment Bankers Association American (vice president 1959), Chi Psi.

Background

  • Wadsworth, Arthur Littleford was born on July 30, 1910 in Fort Thomas, Ky. Son of Arthur W. and Bernice (Littleford) Wadsworth.

  • Education

    • Ph. B., University of Wisconsin, 1933. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1935.

    Career

    • With Dillon, Read & Company. New York City, 1935-1970, vice president, 1949-1963, executive vice president, 1963-1970. Chairman executive committee, director Copperweld Steel Company (Pittsburgh).

      Director The Jeffrey Company, Columbus, Ohio, Dillon Read & Company, Inc., Grumman Aircraft Corporation Staff, of the War Production Board, 1942-1943. Trustee of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation.

    Membership

    Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Investment Bankers Association American (vice president 1959), Chi Psi. Clubs: Creek, Manhasset Bay Yacht (Long Island, New York).

    Connections

    • Married Betty Nevin, February 3, 1940. Children: Anne, Nancy, Arthur William.
    • father: Arthur W. Wadsworth
    • mother: Bernice (Littleford) Wadsworth
    • spouse: Betty Nevin
    • children: Anne Wadsworth
    • Nancy Wadsworth
    • Arthur William Wadsworth
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    Born July 30, 1910
    Died June 2, 1970
    (aged 59)
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