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Philip Brodt Taylor

Philip Brodt Taylor, business executive. Decorated Air Force Medal of Merit. member of the board education Essex County (New Jersey) Vocational School, 1942-1944; Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institute Aero. Sciences, Atomic Forum, Yale Engineering Association, Berzelius Society, Montclair Society Engineers; Club: Montclair Golf.

Background

  • Taylor, Philip Brodt was born on March 7, 1899 in New York City. Son of Henry Ling and Daisy (Brodt) Taylor.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Philosophy in Mech. Engineering, Yale, 1920.

    Career

    • Chief engineer, then acting general manager, vice president Curtiss-Wright Corporation, 1922-1944. Special consultant Pan-American World Airways, 1945-1946. President Taylor Turbine Corporation, 1946-1947.

      Partner Sanderson & Porter, engineering and construction, New York City, 1947-1959. Assistant secretary United States Air Force, 1959-1961. Director General Precision Equipment Corporation, from 1961, Marquardt Corporation, Walter Kidde Corporation, Sanderson & Porter, Inc.

    Membership

    Member of the board education Essex County (New Jersey) Vocational School, 1942-1944. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, Institute Aero. Sciences, Atomic Forum, Yale Engineering Association, Berzelius Society, Montclair Society Engineers.

    Club: Montclair Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Patrick, May 12, 1928. Children: Philip Brodt, John Donald, Janet Patrick.
    • father: Henry Ling Taylor
    • mother: Daisy (Brodt) Taylor
    • spouse: Helen Patrick
    • children: Philip Brodt Taylor
    • John Donald Taylor
    • Janet Patrick Taylor
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    Born March 7, 1899
    Died December 21, 1978
    (aged 79)
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