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Malcolm P. Ferguson

Malcolm P. Ferguson, American company executive. Decorated French Legion of Honor, 1958.


  • Ferguson, Malcolm P. was born on June 20, 1896 in Elmira Heights, New York, United States. Son of John C. and Ina (Fisher) Ferguson.

  • Education

    • Master of Engineering, Syracuse University, 1918. Doctor of Science, Syracuse University, 1956. Student, Navy Steam Engineering School, 1918.

      Doctor of Laws, Michigan State University, 1962.


    • Field engineer Eclipse Machine Company, Elmira, New York, 1919, assistant general manager, 1938. General manager Bendix Products division Bendix Aviation Corporation, 1938-1941, vice president, 1941-1942, group executive, 1942-1946, president, director, 1946-1965, chairman finance committee and director, 1965-1992. Director United States Rubber Company, Michigan Bell Telephone –°ompany, National Bank of Detroit.

      Member board governors, executive committee Aerospace Industries Association.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member Defense Industry Advisory Council. Board development council University Michigan. Member executive advisory council Michigan State University Graduate School Business Administration Ensign United States Naval Reserve, 1918-1919.

    Member Society of Automotive Engineers, Institute Aeronautical Schools, Athletic Club, Economic Club Detroit, Masons, K.T., Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kapopa Phi.


    • Married Vera Kilmer, November 17, 1923.
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    Born June 20, 1896
    • 1918
      Syracuse University
    • 1956
      Syracuse University
    • 1918
      Navy Steam Engineering School
    • 1962
      Michigan State University
    • 1919
      Field engineer, Eclipse Machine Company
      Elmira, New York, United States
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