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Edward Loring Belcher

Edward Loring Belcher, American manufacturing executive. With United States Navy, 1943-1945.

Background

  • Belcher, Edward Loring was born on March 20, 1926 in Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward Ralph and Helen Loring (Barnes) Belcher.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1946.

    Career

    • Methods engineer ANSCO, Binghamton, New York, 1946-1948. Engineer Chase Brass & Copper, Waterbury, Connecticut, 1948-1953. Product engineer Graflex Inc., Rochester, New York, 1953-1956, product manager, 1956-1959, vice president manufacturing, 1959-1965, executive vice president, 1965-1975, president, 1975-1990.

      Vice chairman Caldwell Manufacturing Company, from 1990. Board directors Voplex Inc., Troy, Michigan, Forbes Products Inc., Rochester, Caldwell Manufacturing Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    With United States Navy, 1943-1945.

    Personality

    Interests

    Volunteering, reading, yard work.

    Connections

    • Married Jacqueline Griebel, April 11, 1953 (divorced 1971). Married Gayle Levis, February 29, 1976. Children: Gay, Thomas, Sara, Ellen, Martha, Jonathan.
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    Died May 3, 2004
    (aged 78)
    • 1946
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1946 - 1948
      Methods engineer, ANSCO
      Binghamton, New York, United States
    • 1948 - 1953
      engineer, Chase Brass & Copper
      Waterbury, Connecticut, United States
    • 1953 - 1956
      product engineer, Graflex Incorporated
      Rochester, New York, United States
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