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Gordon Menzles Philpott

Gordon Menzles Philpott, business executive. Served as Lieutenant in Canadian Field Artillery, World War I.

Background

  • Philpott, Gordon Menzles was born on February 22, 1894 in Toronto, Canada. Son of Peter William and Jessie (Stuart) Philpott.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, McMaster U., Hamilton, Canada, 1915.

    Career

    • With Ralston Purina Company, since 1919, vice president, since 1940, also director.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant in Canadian Field Artillery, World War I. Clubs: Missouri Athletic, Algonquin Country (St. Louis).

    Connections

    • Married Drue Wilson, June 21, 1931. Children: Ann, Gordon W. Came to the United States, 1919, naturalized, 1933.
    • father: Peter William Philpott
    • mother: Jessie (Stuart) Philpott
    • spouse: Drue Wilson
    • children: Ann Philpott
    • Gordon W. Came to the United States Philpott
    • 1919 Philpott
    • naturalized Philpott
    • 1933 Philpott
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    Born February 22, 1894
    Died January 13, 1965
    (aged 70)
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