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Alexander Anthony Derse

Alexander Anthony Derse, American manufacturer executive. Served as 1st sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1918-1919.; Member Detroit Board Commerce, American Legion. Knights of Columbus; Club: Economic, Detroit Athletic.

Background

  • Derse, Alexander Anthony was born on February 24, 1892 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Eugene L. and Clarissa (Rudolf) Derse.

  • Education

    • Educated Juneau, Wisconsin.

    Career

    • General foreman H. & M. Body Corporation, 1921-1925. Foreman, superintendent body div. Murray Body, 1925-1941, factory manager aircraft div.

      Murray Corporation American, 1941-1944, general div. manager body, fender and spring divisions, 1944-1946, staff executive, 1946-1948, vice president manufacturing, 1948-1953, administrative 1953-1958.

    Membership

    Served as 1st sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1918-1919. Member Detroit Board Commerce, American Legion. Knights of Columbus; Club: Economic, Detroit Athletic.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Weldon, November 26, 1924. Children: Jeanne (Mistress.
    • father: Eugene L. Derse
    • mother: Clarissa (Rudolf) Derse
    • spouse: Margaret Weldon
    • child: Jeanne (Mrs Derse
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    Born February 24, 1892
    Died March 23, 1962
    (aged 70)
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