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Harry Charles Brockel

Harry Charles Brockel, American educator. Recipient good government award Milwaukee Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1951, Distinguished Public Service award Milwaukee Association Commerce, 1954, National Public Service award Fraternal Order Eagles, 1954, Pere Marquette award Marquette U., 1956; Distinguished Engineering Service award University Wisconsin, 1958; award Cosmopolitan Club, 1959; award Milwaukee Foundation, 1960; Gold medal S.A.R., 1973.


  • Brockel, Harry Charles was born on September 18, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas J. and Margaret (Strachan) Brockel.

  • Education

    • Student, U. Wis.


    • Author: The Milwaukee River, 1968. Co-author: The Great Lakes Transportation System, 1976. Contributor articles to jours.


    Member export expansion council Department Commerce. Member advisory council on naval affairs World Affairs Council. Member American Association Port.


    • Married Ella M. Searth, November 4, 1936.
    • father: Thomas J. Brockel
    • mother: Margaret (Strachan) Brockel
    • spouse: Ella M. Searth
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    Born September 18, 1908
    Died October 28, 1981
    (aged 73)