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Walter J. Braunschweiger

Walter J. Braunschweiger, American banker.

Background

  • Braunschweiger, Walter J. was born on November 19, 1894 in Wellsville, New York, United States. Son of Christian and Alice (Paulman) Braunschweiger.

  • Education

    • James, Janet; Started in banking with Bank of Wellsville, New York 1912. Assistant nat. bank examiner, New York state and Penna. Various executive positions in banks of these two states until 1922.

      Vice-president and director Bank of America, Los Angeles, California. Merged with Bank of Italy, becoming Bank of America, New Testament & S.A., executive vice president until 1959, member of advisory council to board directors, member trust committee. Retired, 1959; president Forest Lawn Company, American Fidelity and Security Company.

      Director Charles Luckman Assistants, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Corporation, New York City Past chairman Community Chest Campaign. Chairman Central City Committee of Los Los Angeles Past president Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce.

    Career

    • Assistant nat; president Forest Lawn Company, American Fidelity and Security Company. Director Charles Luckman Assistants, Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Corporation, New York City Past chairman Community Chest Campaign.

    Membership

    Clubs: Stock Exchange, Jonathan (Los Angeles).

    Connections

    • Married Helen Raymond, April. Children: W. James, Janet.
    • father: Christian Braunschweiger
    • mother: Alice (Paulman) Braunschweiger
    • spouse: Helen Raymond
    • children: W. James Braunschweiger
    • Janet Braunschweiger
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    Born November 19, 1894
    Died November 1, 1974
    (aged 79)
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