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Walter Turvin Schutt

Walter Turvin Schutt, American organization executive. Awarded 3 certificates of recognition for civilian work (United States Navy); Citation for organization and direction fund drive for Ambato earthquake victims (Quito Ecuador).

Background

  • Schutt, Walter Turvin was born on October 18, 1887 in Milwaukee. Son of Hermann G. and Isabelle (Smith) Schutt.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools, of Milwaukee.

    Career

    • With Northern Indiana Gas & Electric Company, 1908-1910. Special sales Milwaukee Electric Light & Traction Company, 1910-1911. Sales manager and assistant to general manager Central Indiana Gas Company, 1911-1913.

      Director sales Columbus Gas & Fuel, 1913-1915. Director sales promotion and assistant to general manager St. Clair Company Gas & Electric, 1915-1917. General insurance, general auditing company, promotion and organization builders supply company, Miami, Florida, 1918-1945.

      District manager Equitable Life Assurance Society, also general agent Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1941-1945, retired 1945. Former vice-president, director Meteor Transport and Trading Company.

    Membership

    Member Pan American League from 1947, executive vice president, 1947, president international organization from 1947. Civilian advisor Miami Navy Procurement Office, also organizer and chairman V-D Committee working with military force, Southeastern Florida, World World War World War II. Member Navy League United States (past president), Florida Navy League (past secretary treasurer), Florida State Underwriters Association, Miami Life Underwriters Association (organizer.

    Clubs: Missouri Athletic (St. Louis).

    Connections

    • Married Gertrude H. Lutz, September 8, 1914. Children: John Casper, Richard Turvin.
    • father: Hermann G. Schutt
    • mother: Isabelle (Smith) Schutt
    • spouse: Gertrude H. Lutz
    • children: John Casper Schutt
    • Richard Turvin Schutt
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