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George Henry Webb

George Henry Webb, American material handling company executive. Board directors, trustee Evans Scholars Foundation, Chicago, 1970. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Clubs: Avondale Golf; Golf Association Michigan (president 1969-1970); The Hundred; Detroit Athletic; Bloomfield HLS, Orchard Lake Golf, Springs. Lodges: Ashlar.

Background

  • Webb, George Henry was born on February 26, 1920 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Jervis Bennett and Maurene Mae (Campbell) Webb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Michigan, 1942.

    Career

    • Engineer Jervis B. Webb Company, Detroit, 1942-1953, treasurer, automotive sales engineer, 1953-1962, director, from 1951, vice president, 1962-1965, director, secretary, from 1954, executive vice president, general manager, 1965-1988, president, 1988-1992, chairman board, director, from 1992.

    Membership

    Board directors, trustee Evans Scholars Foundation, Chicago, 1970. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers Clubs: Avondale Golf. Golf Association Michigan (president 1969-1970).

    The Hundred; Detroit Athletic. Bloomfield HLS, Orchard Lake Golf, Springs. Lodges: Ashlar.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara L. McCain, September 16, 1944. Children: Barbara Alice, Dianne Maurene, Ann Marie, Patricia May.
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    Born February 26, 1920
    Died April 21, 2003
    (aged 83)
    • 1942
      University Michigan
    • 1942 - 1953
      Engineer, Jervis B. Webb Company
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
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