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Egbert Charles Hadley

Egbert Charles Hadley, American engineer. Member Company L. First Training Regiment, Plattsburgh, New York, 1915. Chairman board of trustees Middlebury (Vermont) College; Member Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers Institute (president), American Ordnance Association (Executive Board ammunition div.), Wildlife Management Institute (Chairman of the Board), Chamber of Commerce (director Bridgeport 1947-1948).

Background

  • Hadley, Egbert Charles was born on November 16, 1888 in Burlington, Iowa, United States. Son of Harry Clifton and Caroline Augusta (Starr) Hadley.

  • Education

    • Graduate Gunnery School, Washington, Connecticut, 1906. Bachelor of Arts, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1910. Student, Graduate School Arts and Sciences, Harvard, 1910-1911.

      Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1914. Doctor Engineering, Norwich U., Northfield, Vermont, 1949.

    Career

    • 1 son, Egbert Starr. Laboratorian, New York Navy Yard, 1914-1915. Engineer Remington Arms Company, Inc., Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1915-1948, ballistic engineer, 1919-1930, assistant to president, 1930-1931, technical director, 1931-1939, 1940-1943, assistant to vice president and assistant general manager, 1943-1948. Corporator Southport (Connecticut) Savings Bank, 1929-1951.

      Director Middlebury Hotel Corporation, Middlebury National Bank.

    Membership

    Member Company L. First Training Regiment, Plattsburgh, New York, 1915. Chairman board of trustees Middlebury (Vermont) College. Member Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers Institute (president), American Ordnance Association (Executive Board ammunition div.), Wildlife Management Institute (Chairman of the Board), Chamber of Commerce (director Bridgeport 1947-1948).

    Clubs: University (past president) (Bridgeport).

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Finch, June 16, 1917.
    • father: Harry Clifton Hadley
    • mother: Caroline Augusta (Starr) Hadley
    • spouse: Marjorie Finch
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    Born November 16, 1888
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