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Gordon Alward Hardwick

Gordon Alward Hardwick, business executive. award of merit, 1944, permanent pres. member Philadelphia Council Defense, 1941-1945. Chairman special gifts committee American Red Cross, 1934; member 1st troop Philadelphia City Cavalry.

Background

  • Hardwick, Gordon Alward was born on April 15, 1893 in Postville, Iowa, United States. Son of Charles A. and Ella L. (Alward) H.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1916.

    Career

    • March 26, 1954); children—Gordon A. (deceased), Anita M. (Mistress F. X. Lawson. Deceased), Taylor, Charles Arthur. Married second, Hannah Green Wood, May 12, 1956.

      With General Chemical Company, 1916-1917. With Tubize Art Silk Company, 1919-1930, secretary-treasurer, 1920-1930, vice-president, director, 1924-1930. Comptroller Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company, 1931-1944, vice president, 1934-1944.

      Chairman Letholite Research Foundation, 1944-1946. Partner Montgomery, Scott & Company, 1946-1950. Corporator, director, member finance committee.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Philadelphia Council Defense, 1941-1945. Chairman special gifts committee American Red Cross, 1934. Member 1st troop Philadelphia City Cavalry.

    Clubs: Sunday Breakfast, Union League, Penn, Peale (Philadelphia).

    Connections

    • Married Anita Marjory Taylor, June 16, 1920 (deceased.; married second, Hannah Green Wood, May 12, 1956. Children: Gordon A. (deceased), Anita M. (Mistress.
    • father: Charles A. Hardwick
    • mother: Ella L. (Alward) Hardwick
    • spouses: Anita Marjory Taylor
    • Hannah Green Wood
    • children: Gordon A. Hardwick (deceased)
    • Anita M. (Mrs Hardwick
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    Born April 15, 1893
    Died March 20, 1979
    (aged 85)
    Nationality

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