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John M. Camp

John M. Camp, American manufacturer executive. Recipient diploma of distinguished merit Virginia Military Institute, 1960. Member Virginia Manufactures Association (president 1945-1947), Virginia Military Institute Alumni Association (president 1948-1950).

Background

  • Camp, John M. was born on April 4, 1885 in Franklin, Virginia, United States. Son of Paul D. and Ella (Cobb) Camp.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Virginia Military Institute, 1905. A.M., University of Virginia, 1907.

    Career

    • With Camp Manufacturing Company, 1907-1950, director, 1913-1956, vice president, general manager to 1956. Treasurer, director Chesapeake-Camp Corporation, 1938-1943. Director Union Bag-Camp Paper Corporation, since 1956.

      Officer, director several other corporations Board supervisors, Southampton County, Virginia, since 1937. Director of lumber and wood products NRA, 1950-1952. President Virginia Military Institute Foundation, since 1950.

      Board directors Virginia Military Institute, 1942-1950.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member Virginia Manufactures Association (president 1945-1947), Virginia Military Institute Alumni Association (president 1948-1950). Clubs: Franklin Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Webb; children: Mary V. (Mistress.
    • father: Paul D. Camp
    • mother: Ella (Cobb) Camp
    • spouse: Mary Webb
    • child: Mary V. (Mrs Camp
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    Nationality

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