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John Clements Wallace

John Clements Wallace, American metal company executive. Served from ensign to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Yale Engineering Association Clubs: Union League (New York City); Short Hills (New Jersey); Conwango (Warren, Pennsylvania); Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

Background

  • Wallace, John Clements was born on July 4, 1920 in Pittsburgh. Son of George R. and Jaquetta (Clements) Wallace.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Engineering, Yale, 1942.

    Career

    • Draftsman with Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad Company, 1946-1948. Design engineer Lima Hamilton Corporation, 1946-1951. From chief engineer to vice president, general manager Hunt Spiller Manufacturing Corporation, Boston, 1951-1957.

      Vice president manufacturing Walworth Company, New York City, 1957-1958. Vice president, general manager, 1958-1959. President, 1959-1960.

      Senior vice president, director John Wood Company (metal fabrications), New York City, 1960-1971. Director Anthes Imperial Ltd., 1967-1969, Multiplex Company, 1966-1970. President Struthers Nuclear & Process Company division (Struthers Wells Corporation), 1971, president, director corporation, since 1972.

    Membership

    Served from ensign to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Member Yale Engineering Association Clubs: Union League (New York City). Short Hills (New Jersey).

    Conwango (Warren, Pennsylvania). Duquesne (Pittsburgh).

    Connections

    • Married Carolyn Cresson, May 26, 1951 (deceased May 1956). 1 daughter, Helen L. Married Mary Willson, June 14, 1958.

      Children: John Clements, Melissa W.
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    Born July 4, 1920
    • 1942
      Yale
    • 1946 - 1948
      Draftsman with Bessemer & Lake Erie R.R. Company
    • 1946 - 1951
      design engineer, Lima Hamilton Corporation
    • 1951 - 1957
      from chief engineer, Hunt Spiller Manufacturing Corporation
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1951 - 1957
      general manager, Hunt Spiller Manufacturing Corporation
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1957 - 1958
      vice president, manufacturing Walworth Company
    • 1958 - 1959
      vice president
    • 1958 - 1959
      general manager
    • 1959 - 1960
      president
    • 1960 - 1971
      senior, John Wood Company (metal fabrications)
    • 1960 - 1971
      director, John Wood Company (metal fabrications)
    • 1966 - 1970
      director, Anthes Imperial Limited
    • 1967 - 1969
      director, Anthes Imperial Limited
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