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Harry J. Klingler

Harry J. Klingler, business executive. Member City communications of Bloomfield Hills since 1936.; Served as First lieutenant, 4th Anti-aircraft Machine Gun Battalion, World War I. Chairman General Motors Institute Technology; Mason.

Background

  • Klingler, Harry J. was born on July 5, 1889 in St. Clair, Michigan, United States. Son of John and Margaret L. (Brines) Klingler.

  • Education

    • Student of University Michigan.

    Career

    • With Delco Light Company, 1919-1922. Assistant sales manager Chevrolet Motor Company, 1922-1927, general sales manager, 1927-1933. General manager Pontiac Motor Division General Motors Corporation since 1933.

      Vice president General Motors since January 1942, director. Director Community National Bank of Pontiac.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member City communications of Bloomfield Hills since 1936. Served as First lieutenant, 4th Anti-aircraft Machine Gun Battalion, World War I. Chairman General Motors Institute Technology. Mason.; Clubs: Bloomfield Hills Country (director).

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis M. Raftrey, April. Children: Robert Raftrey, Harry John, Phyllis Annual.
    • father: John Klingler
    • mother: Margaret L. (Brines) Klingler
    • spouse: Phyllis M. Raftrey
    • children: Robert Raftrey Klingler
    • Harry John Klingler
    • Phyllis Ann Klingler
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    Born July 5, 1889
    Died April, 1966
    (aged 76)
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