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Max Henry Forester

Max Henry Forester, American mining executive. Served with United States Army, 1917-1919; Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Engineers Society Western Pennsylvania, American Legion, American Ordance Association.

Background

  • Forester, Max Henry was born on November 23, 1889 in New York City. Son of John M. and Ottilie (Broesing) Forester.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Oberrealschule, Marburg-Hessen, Germany, 1908. M.F., Yale, 1910.

    Career

    • With United States Forest Service, Arizona, 1910-1912. Chief forestry department Consolidated Coal Company, Kentucky, 1912-1917, foreman, superintendent, general superintendent mining operations, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, 1919-1938, general manager West Virginia div., 1938-1941, general manager all divisions, 1941-1943, vice president in charge Westen div., Jenkins, Kentucky, 1943-1946. Vice president Pittsburgh-Consolidated Coal Company from 1948.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American Institute Mining Engineers, Engineers Society Western Pennsylvania, American Legion, American Ordance Association.

    Connections

    • Married Jean McGraw, October 4, 1919. Children: Nancy (Mistress.
    • father: John M. Forester
    • mother: Ottilie (Broesing) Forester
    • spouse: Jean McGraw
    • child: Nancy (Mrs Forester
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    Born November 23, 1889
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