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Clinton R. Black

Clinton R. Black, American insurance executive. Awarded Medal of Honor. Served as ensign, United States Navy, World War I.

Background

  • Black, Clinton R. was born on October 3, 1894 in New York City. Son of Clinton R. and Mary Ella (Prier) R.

  • Education

    • Student Hotchkiss School, 1910-1912, Phillips Exeter Academy, 1912-1914, Yale Sheffield Science School, 1915-1917, married Katharine O. Armstrong, October 14, 1923.

    Career

    • Chairman board, chief Executive officer C. R. Black, Junior, Corporation, National Insurance Corporation. Director Republic Steel Corporation, Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company, General American Transportation Corporation. Board trustees Dollar Savings Bank of New New York.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as ensign, United States Navy, World War I. Clubs: Yale.

    Connections

    • Children: Crawford A., Clinton R. 3d.
    • father: Clinton R. R.
    • mother: Mary Ella (Prier) R.
    • children: Crawford A. Black
    • Clinton R. 3d Black
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    Born October 3, 1894
    Died October 8, 1963
    (aged 69)
    Nationality

    Award