Melvin Robert Inbody, American automotive executive. Achievements include patents for improvements in controlled steering stability, brakes and wheel design; first to centerline steering safety axles for surface vehicles, conceived science test performance data used by federal testing agys. Decorated Air Medal with 3 Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart; recipient Campaign commendations.
Sales manager Ohio Automotive Supply Company, Findlay, Marion, Fostoria, 1945—1956. Self-employed consultant sales engineer, 1956—1958. President Centerline Steering Axle Division, Paul M. Gillmor Company, Findlay, 1958—1961, Centerline Steering Safety Axle Corporation, Findlay, since 0763.
Executive vice president, general manager Diversified Interest, Inc., Findlay, 1961—1973. Executive committee Hancock County Republican Party. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1942-1945, European Theatre of Operations.
Born July 20, 1922
1945 - 1956
1956 - 1958
1958 - 1961