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George Bronson Rea

George Rea Bronson was a banker, president of the Drexel Institute of Technology, and the first paid president of what is now the American Stock Exchange.

Education

  • Rea attended Cornell University and graduated in 1915.

Career

  • After graduating Rea served as a bond salesman for the Guaranty Trust Company before the war. In 1917 Rea entered the army during World War I and served one year overseas until was discharged as Captain in the 308th Machine Gun Battalion with the A.E.F. It was while in service in the trenches in World War I that he was exposed to mustard gas, contributing to breathing difficulties throughout his later life.

Religion

Denomination: Eckankar

Personality

Interests

Artists: Salvador Dali

Sport & Clubs: Football

George Rea
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Born August 28, 1869
Died November 21, 1936
(aged 67)
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