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William Henry McMurren

William Henry McMurren, American construction executive. Member of Public Works History Society (trustee), Moles, Beavers (president, director), Society of America Military Engineers (director), American Bureau Shipping, Capitol Hill (Washington), Hillcrest Country (Boise).

Background

  • McMurren, William Henry was born on October 20, 1927 in Ontario, Oregon, United States. Son of Serene Elbert and Louise (Baker) McMurren.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Texas Advertising & Marketing University, 1950.

    Career

    • With Morrison-Knudsen Company, Inc Company, Boise, Idaho, since 1955, executive vice president, 1969—1972, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1972—1984, chairman, Chief Executive Officer, since 1984, also director. Director 1st National Bank, Boise, Albertson's, Inc., Boise, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh. With Army of the United States, 1945-1946, with Army of the United States, 1950-1953.

    Membership

    Member of Public Works History Society (trustee), Moles, Beavers (president, director), Society of America Military Engineers (director), American Bureau Shipping, Capitol Hill (Washington), Hillcrest Country (Boise).

    Connections

    • Married Carlyn Dorothy Stenberg, October 17, 1953. Children: Catherine Lynn, John Henry.
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    Born October 20, 1927
    • 1950
      Texas A & M University
    • 1955
      With Morrison-Knudsen Company
      Boise, Idaho, United States