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Charles David Gibbons

Charles David Gibbons, American transportation executive.


  • Gibbons, Charles David was born on April 18, 1895 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Charles P. and Caroline B. (Hollingsworth) Gibbons.

  • Education

    • B.S.C., Benjamin Franklin U., 1930.


    • Draftsman, United States Navy Department, bureau of construction and repair, Washington, 1913-1920. Assistant to vice president, budget officer, United States.S.B. Merchant Fleet Corporation, 1921-1937, assistant treasurer, 1932-1933, treasurer, 1933-1937. Assistant treasurer United States Lines Company.

      New York City, 1938-1942, treasurer, director 1943-1953, vice president, treasurer, director, 1953-1959, executive vice president, 1959-1960, president, 1960-1961, chairman finance committee, director, 1961-1966, vice Chairman of the Board, 1966-1969. Chairman, director American S.S. Owners Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association, New York City, New York.


    Clubs: Propellor (New York City).


    • Married Carolyn B. Gridley, May 17, 1918. Children: John David, Janet Carol.
    • father: Charles P. Gibbons
    • mother: Caroline B. (Hollingsworth) Gibbons
    • spouse: Carolyn B. Gridley
    • children: John David Gibbons
    • Janet Carol Gibbons
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    Born April 18, 1895
    Died August 1, 1969
    (aged 74)