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Donald Marion Cobbs

Donald Marion Cobbs, American manufacturing executive. Member of National Tooling and Machining Association (director Rocky Mountain chapter, past president).

Background

  • Cobbs, Donald Marion was born on September 1, 1920 in Crawfordville, Indiana, United States. Son of Marion Elsworth and Vangie (Kramer) Cobbs.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Purdue University, 1946. Postgraduate, Stanford University, 1947.

    Career

    • Engineer Radio Corporation of America, Indianapolis, 1946, Heiland Research Company, Denver, 1950—1954. Instructor University Kansas, Lawrence, 1948—1949. Sales engineer Franklin Sales Company, Denver, 1955—1965.

      President, owner C & C. Manufacturing Corporation, Englewood, since 1965. With United States Army Air Force, 1942-1944.

    Politics

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    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Our faith rests not on our own feelings, but on the promises of a faithful God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.

    Membership

    Member of National Tooling and Machining Association (director Rocky Mountain chapter, past president).

    Connections

    • Married Ruth C. Klausmeier, 1946 (divorced ). Children: Stanton D., Susan R., Elizabeth J.
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    Born September 1, 1920
    • 1946
      Purdue University
    • 1947
      Stanford University
    • 1946
      Engineer, Radio Corporation of America
      Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
    • 1948 - 1949
      instructor, University Kansas
      Lawrence, Kansas, United States
    • 1950 - 1954
      Engineer, Radio Corporation of America
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1955 - 1965
      sales engineer, Franklin Sales Company
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1965
      president
      Englewood, Colorado, United States