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Earl D. Wise

Earl D. Wise, American utility executive. Served as Lieutenant, Army Signal Corps, 1918.; Member Armed Forces Communications Association.

Background

  • Wise, Earl D. was born on October 31, 1885 in Greentown, Ohio, United States. Son of Milo D. and Mary E. (Long) Wise.

  • Education

    • Student Ohio Northern U.

    Career

    • Began as wire chief’s clerk Sunset Telephone and Telegraph Company, 1907, becoming exchange manager, engineer, superintendent of construction, superintendent buildings, shops and motor vehicles, div. plant superintendent and assistant to general manager, became vice-president and general manager Oregon area, 1930, vice president, general manager Washington Idaho area, 1940-1950, retired.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant, Army Signal Corps, 1918. Member Armed Forces Communications Association. Clubs: University, Seattle Tennis, Rainier (Seattle).

    Connections

    • Married Muriel D. Fisher, May 27, 1915. Children: Marjorie M. (Mistress.
    • father: Milo D. Wise
    • mother: Mary E. (Long) Wise
    • spouse: Muriel D. Fisher
    • child: Marjorie M. (Mrs Wise
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    Born October 31, 1885
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