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R. Rex Rehfeld

R. Rex Rehfeld, American investment company executive.


  • Rehfeld, R. Rex was born on June 19, 1926 in Palo Alto, California, United States. Son of Ezre and Sara (Buch) Rehfeld.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Bakersfield (California) College, 1947. Bachelor of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1950. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1967.


    • Commissioned 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1950, advanced through grades to major, 1962. Assistant professor military science and tactics University Connecticut, Storrs, 1957-1960. Armor advisor 3d Imperial Army Corps Iranian Army, United States Military Advisory Group, Rezaiyeh, Iran, 1961-1962.

      Operations officer provisional tank battalion, 2d infantry division United States Army, Fort Stewart, Georgia, 1962-1963. Vice president sales Cheasapeake Life Insurance Company, Baltimore, 1963-1968. Registered representative Stein Brothers & Boyce, 1968-1970.

      Registered representative, vice president sales Bache & Company, 1970-1980. Vice president investments Gruntal & Company, Inc., since 1980.


    Financial chairman Citizens Planning and Housing Association, Baltimore, 1973. President Jewish Vocational Service, Baltimore, 1982-1984. Member Governors Board of Shelter Program, Baltimore, 1984.

    Chairman International Visitors Center of Maryland, Baltimore, 1988-1990. Member New Democratic Coalition. Board directors Downtown Partnership Baltimore, 1992-1993.

    With United States Navy, 1944-1946, Major United States Army, 1950-1963. Member Association for Corporation Growth (board directors, vice president 1990-1991).



    Economics, political science.


    • Married Ruth Wolf, July 2, 1970. Children: Carla Wolf Schwartz, Lore Lyon Rosenthal. Children by previous marriage: Edward Bruce, Andrew Robert.
    • father: Ezre Rehfeld
    • mother: Sara (Buch) Rehfeld
    • spouse: Ruth Wolf
    • children: Carla Wolf Schwartz Rehfeld
    • Lore Lyon Rosenthal Rehfeld
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    • 1947
      Bakersfield (California) College
    • 1950
      University California
    • 1967
      University Maryland
    • 1950
      Commissioned 1st lieutenant United States Army
    • 1957 - 1960
      assistant, professor military science and tactics University Connecticut
    • 1961 - 1962
      armor advisor, 3d Imperial Army Corps Iranian Army
      Iran, Chahar Mahall va Bakhtiari, Islamic Republic of Iran
    • 1962 - 1963
      operations officer, provisional tank battalion
      Fort Stewart, Georgia, United States
    • 1962
      Commissioned 1st lieutenant United States Army
    • 1963 - 1968
      vice president, sales Cheasapeake Life Insurance Company
      Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    • 1968 - 1970
      registered representative Stein Brothers & Boyce
    • 1980
      vice president, investments Gruntal & Company
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