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Wallace John Bruce

Wallace John Bruce, American textile company executive. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1956. Member Georgia Textile Manufacturers Association (board directors since 1989), Knights of Columbus, Toccoa Country Club.

Background

  • Bruce, Wallace John was born on November 24, 1932 in Elkhorn, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Wallace John and Rose (Beresh) Bruce.

  • Education

    • Student, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1970.

    Career

    • Manager Sta-Rite, Delavan, Wisconsin, 1956-1958. Vice president Luster-Coat, Churchville, New York, 1958-1970. President industrial thread division Coats & Clark, Inc., Toccoa, Georgia, since 1970.

      Board directors Stitchcraft, Los Angeles.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1952-1956. Member Georgia Textile Manufacturers Association (board directors since 1989), Knights of Columbus, Toccoa Country Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, boating.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Naslund, October 4, 1932. Children: Eric Bruce, Christine Bruce Scott, Kimberly Bruce Hellenga, John.
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    Born November 24, 1932
    • 1970
      Rochester Institute of Technology
    • 1956 - 1958
      Manager, Sta-Rite
      Delavan, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1958 - 1970
      vice president, Luster-Coat
      Churchville, Virginia, United States
    • 1970
      president, industrial thread division Coats & Clark
      Toccoa, Georgia, United States