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Morton Sumner Waldfogel

Morton Sumner Waldfogel, prefabricated housing/plywood company executive. Decorated Letter of Commendation. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1947.

Background

  • Waldfogel, Morton Sumner was born on November 5, 1922 in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Benjamin and Gertrude (Levins) Waldfogel.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1944. Master of Business Administration, Boston University, 1948.

    Career

    • Associate professor mathematics economics Boston University, 1947-1948. Manager Roddis Plywood Company, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1948-1951. Partner East Coast Mill Sales, from 1951.

      Chairman board, chief executive officer Allied Industries Inc., Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1954-1989. Chairman, chief executive officer Gilwal Industries, from 1982. President United International Inc., Boston, from 1990.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1947.

    Connections

    • Married Lillian Thelma Gouse, June 16, 1949. Children: Peter Douglas, Jane Leslie.
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    Died October 21, 2005
    (aged 82)
    • 1944
      Harvard University
    • 1948
      Boston University
    • 1947 - 1948
      Associate, professor mathematics economics Boston University
    • 1948 - 1951
      manager, Roddis Plywood Company
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1954 - 1989
      chairman, officer Allied Industries Incorporated
      Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1954 - 1989
      chief executive, officer Allied Industries Incorporated
      Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States
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