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David Joseph Crombie

David Joseph Crombie, American airline executive. Member Fordham University Alumni Association.


  • Crombie, David Joseph was born on May 5, 1915 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of David H. and Ida (Vannie) Crombie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Fordham University, 1938, Master of Arts, 1940.


    • Fordham University, 1938-1941. With Underwood Corporation, New York City, 1941-1959, beginning as engineer, successively factory manager, vice president manufacturing, vice president industrial relations, vice president administration. Senior vice president administration Trans World Airlines, New York City, 1960-1980.

      Chairman trustees Rosary College.


    Member Fordham University Alumni Association. Clubs: University (New York).


    • Married Frances O’Brien, August 31, 1940. Children: David A., Michael F., Timothy J., Alison E., Nicholas E., Pamela A., Jean F. Instructor.
    • father: David H. Crombie
    • mother: Ida (Vannie) Crombie
    • spouse: Frances O’Brien
    • children: David A. Crombie
    • Michael F. Crombie
    • Timothy J. Crombie
    • Alison E. Crombie
    • Nicholas E. Crombie
    • Pamela A. Crombie
    • Jean F. Instr Crombie
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    Died March 22, 1980
    (aged 65)