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Arthur Gardner

Arthur Gardner, American manufacturer executive, diplomat. Served as captain tank corps, United States Army, World War I.

Background

  • Gardner, Arthur was born on February 21, 1889 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Son of Review Charles Henry and Margaret Morrison (Jackson) Gardner.

  • Education

    • Student Hill School; Bachelor of Arts, Yale.

    Career

    • With the Equitable Trust Company. New York City, 1910-1912. Partner in firm Anderson & Gardner, Detroit, 1926-1931.

      First vice president Bundy Tubing Company, 1929-1953, in charge Washington office, 1951-1962, Chairman of the Board, since 1962. President Detroit Macoid Company, 1934-1953. Assistant secretary United States Treasury, 1947-1948.

      Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Cuba to 1957. Staff aircraft board W.P.S., $1 a year, 1943-1945.

    Membership

    Served as captain tank corps, United States Army, World War I. Clubs: Metropolitan (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Anderson, October 10, 1925. Children: Arthur Wendell, Joan Gardner (Mistress.
    • father: Review Charles Henry Gardner
    • mother: Margaret Morrison (Jackson) Gardner
    • spouse: Suzanne Anderson
    • children: Arthur Wendell Gardner
    • Joan Gardner (Mrs Gardner
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    Born February 21, 1889
    Died April 11, 1967
    (aged 78)
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