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Alexander Anthony Derse

manufacturer executive.

Alexander Anthony Derse, American manufacturer executive. Served as 1st sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1918-1919.; Member Detroit Board Commerce, American Legion. Knights of Columbus; Club: Economic, Detroit Athletic.

Background

Derse, Alexander Anthony was born on February 24, 1892 in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Eugene L. and Clarissa (Rudolf) Derse.

Education

Educated Juneau, Wisconsin.

Career

General foreman H. & M. Body Corporation, 1921-1925. Foreman, superintendent body div. Murray Body, 1925-1941, factory manager aircraft div.

Murray Corporation American, 1941-1944, general div. manager body, fender and spring divisions, 1944-1946, staff executive, 1946-1948, vice president manufacturing, 1948-1953, administrative 1953-1958.

Membership

Served as 1st sergeant United States Marine Corps, 1918-1919. Member Detroit Board Commerce, American Legion. Knights of Columbus; Club: Economic, Detroit Athletic.

Connections

Married Margaret Weldon, November 26, 1924. Children: Jeanne (Mistress.

father:
Eugene L. Derse

mother:
Clarissa (Rudolf) Derse

spouse:
Margaret Weldon

child:
Jeanne (Mrs Derse