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Richard Wallace Banfield

Richard Wallace Banfield, business executive. Member Phi Gamma Delta.


  • Banfield, Richard Wallace was born on September 2, 1911 in Newton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frederick Eugene, Junior, and Marguerite (Birge) B.

  • Education

    • Student Worcester (Massachusetts) Academy, 1929-1930, Dartmouth, 1931-1934.


    • With Niles-Bement-Pond Company, West Hartford, since 1935, successively assistant secretary, office manager, secretary, secretary-treasurer, vice president, executive vice president, 1954. President Motch & Merryweather Machinery Company 1957-1962. Director, president Cushman Chuck Company, Hartford, since 1962.


    Member Phi Gamma Delta.


    • Married Nancy Etherington, September 4, 1937. Children: Beckett, Polly Danforth, Richard Wallace.
    • father: Frederick Eugene Banfield
    • mother: Marguerite (Birge) Banfield
    • spouse: Nancy Etherington
    • children: Beckett Banfield
    • Polly Danforth Banfield
    • Richard Wallace Banfield
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    Born September 2, 1911
    Died October 29, 1963
    (aged 52)