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Peter Ivan Bukowski

Peter Ivan Bukowski, American banker. Member American Legion.


  • Bukowski, Peter Ivan was born on February 1, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Vincent and Frances (Sienkowski) Bukowski.

  • Career

    • With merchandising and cataloging departments Montgomery Ward & Company, 1912-1916. Indoctrination with Department Commerce, Washington, then assigned as assistant commercial attache American Embassy, Petrograd, Russia, 1916-1917, assistant military attache, also representative in N Russia for Hoover Relief Organisation for Eastern Europe and American Red Cross, 1917-1919. With several Chicago banks in various capacities from examiner to president, 1920-1932 assistant manager, later manager Chicago loan agency R.F.C., 1933-1945.

      President Cosmopolitan National Bank Chicago, 1945-1951. since 1952. Deputy administrator R.F.C., Washington 1951. Director C. E. Niehoff & Company, Avondale Savings & Loan Association.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member American Legion. Clubs: Bankers, Lake Shore (Chicago.


    • Married Gertrude Edna Hall, June 28, 1919. Children: Richard Peter (lost at sea), Robert Hall, Edith Frances (Gauger).
    • father: Vincent Bukowski
    • mother: Frances (Sienkowski) Bukowski
    • spouse: Gertrude Edna Hall
    • children: Richard Peter Bukowski (lost at sea)
    • Robert Hall Bukowski
    • Edith Frances Bukowski (Gauger)
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    Born February 1, 1894
    Died July 7, 1956
    (aged 62)