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Robert Elliott Johnston

Robert Elliott Johnston, American former steel company executive. Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1944. Member American Iron and Steel Institute, Association Iron and Steel Engineers, United States Power Squardron, Sigma Chi.

Background

  • Johnston, Robert Elliott was born on June 29, 1921 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of David Blair and Anna (Stephenson) Johnston.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Pittsburgh, 1942. Postgraduate, Harvard School Business Administration, 1973.

    Career

    • Research engineer Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Lackawanna, New York, 1942-1951, plant industrial engineer Steelton, Pennsylvania, 1951-1956, assistant general manager Sparrows Point, Maryland, 1956-1972, vice president manufactured products, steel operations Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1972-1974, vice president production, 1974-1977, vice president steel operations, 1977-1982.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1944. Member American Iron and Steel Institute, Association Iron and Steel Engineers, United States Power Squardron, Sigma Chi. Clubs: Talbot Country, Sparrow Point Country, Miles River Yacht.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Jane Pyle, June 19, 1943. Children: Michael, Lawrence, Susan (Mistress Ronald Lindbeck), Martha (Mistress Raymond Suarez).
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    Died November 20, 2006
    (aged 85)
    • 1942
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1973
      Harvard School Business Administration
    • 1942 - 1951
      Research engineer, Bethlehem Steel Corporation
      New York, United States