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Peter Klinger Hoglund

Peter Klinger Hoglund, American locomotive manufacturing executive. Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member of Sea Pines (Hilton Head, South Carolina); Larchmont New York ) Yacht, Hinsdale (Illinois) Golf.

Background

  • Hoglund, Peter Klinger was born on January 13, 1927 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Elis Sterner and Helen (Klinger) Hoglund.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Princeton University, 1949.

    Career

    • Various positions Electro-Motive and Euclid divisions General Motors Corporation, 1949-1958. Managing director Euclid (Great Britain) Ltd., 1958-1964. Manager forward planning overseas operations division General Motors, 1964-1968.

      Assistant to managing director Adam Opel General Medical Council, Germany, 1968. General manager TEREX (formerly Euclid), Hudson, Ohio, 1968-1974. Manager Electro-Motive division, 1974-1987, retired, 1987.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Navy, 1945-1946. Member of Sea Pines (Hilton Head, South Carolina). Larchmont New York ) Yacht, Hinsdale (Illinois) Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Janet Ann Allen, April 26, 1952. Children: William A., Thomas K.
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    Born January 13, 1927
    • 1949
      Princeton University
    • 1949 - 1958
      Various positions Electro-Motive and Euclid divisions General Motors Corporation
    • 1958 - 1964
      managing director, Euclid (Great Britain) Limited
    • 1964 - 1968
      manager, forward planning overseas operations division General Motors
    • 1968
      assistant, to managing director Adam Opel General Medical Council
      Germany
    • 1968 - 1974
      general manager, TEREX (formerly Euclid)
      Hudson, Ohio, United States