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A. Bruce Bowden

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A. Bruce Bowden, American banker. Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II.

Background

Bowden, A. Bruce was born on August 17, 1908 in New Martinsville, West Virginia, United States. Son of Doctor George S. and Ora (Zimmerman) Bowden.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Washington and Jefferson College, 1929. Graduate Rutgers University Graduate School Banking, 1952.

Career

1 son, Alan Bruce. With Mellon Securities, 1937-1942, Gulf Oil Corporation, 1942-1944. With buying department Mellon Securities Corporation, 1946-1947. Assistant vice president First Boston Corporation, 1947-1948.

With Mellon National Bank & Trust Company, 1948-1973, vice president, 1951-1963, senior vice president, 1963-1965, executive vice president, 1965-1966, president, 1967-1973. Director of Allegheny Ludium Steel Corporation, Dresser Industries, Incorporated, Dravo Corporation, Vice president of board of directors Western Pennsylvania Hospital. Trustee Tuberculosis League of Pittsburgh.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, World World War World War II.

Connections

Married Mildred Bastian, June 26, 1937.

father:
Doctor George S. Bowden

mother:
Ora (Zimmerman) Bowden

spouse:
Mildred Bastian