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Edward Alsted Bacon

Edward Alsted Bacon, American government official. With United States Marine Corps, 1918, United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Legion, Elks, others.

Background

  • Bacon, Edward Alsted was born on June 24, 1897 in Milwaukee. Son of Frank Rogers and Ellen (Alsted) Bacon.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1920.

    Career

    • Shop employee Cutler-Hammer, Inc., Milwaukee, 1920-1922, assistant secretary, 1922-1926. Served to vice president 1st Wisconsin National Bank, 1926-1932. Vice president, treasurer Wisconsin Bankshares Corporation, 1928-1932, director, 1928-1934.

      Comptroller Cutler-Hammer, Inc., 1934-1937. President Smith Steel Foundry Company, Milwaukee, 1937-1942. Assistant to Secretary Army for Canal Zone Affairs.

      Deputy assistant Secretary Army. Chairman executive council Air Coordinating Committee, 1953-1960.

    Membership

    With United States Marine Corps, 1918, United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Legion, Elks, others.

    Connections

    • Married Lorraine Goodrich Graham, February 17, 1920. Children: Lorraine Graham, Edward Alsted, Ellen Alsted.
    • father: Frank Rogers Bacon
    • mother: Ellen (Alsted) Bacon
    • spouse: Lorraine Goodrich Graham
    • children: Lorraine Graham Bacon
    • Edward Alsted Bacon
    • Ellen Alsted Bacon
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    Born June 24, 1897
    • 1920
      Harvard University
    • 1920 - 1922
      Shop employee Cutler-Hammer
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1926 - 1932
      served to vice president, 1st Wisconsin National Bank
    • 1934 - 1937
      comptroller, Cutler-Hammer
    • 1937 - 1942
      president, Smith Steel Foundry Company
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1953 - 1960
      chairman, executive council Air Coordinating Committee
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