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retired naval officer , corporation executive.

Alfred Vernon Jannotta was American naval officer, corporation executive. Decorated Navy Cross, Silver Star, Bronze Star with V (2), Purple Heart.


Jannotta, Alfred Vernon was born on December 13, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alfredo A. and Stella (Skiff) Jannotta.


Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1917. Doctor of Science, Detroit Institute of Technology, 1961.


With Jewel Tea Company, Inc., from 1919, member salary and profit sharing, stock options and audit coms., from 1934, also director. With Lehman Brothers, investment bankers, New York City, 1926-1927. President, director Motor Institute American, Chicago, 1927-1932, Tapp, Inc., Chicago, 1932-1942.

Managing trustee two investment trusts, 1933-1942. President, director Consolidated Trading Corporation, Chicago, 1947-1949. Consultant, director Mayfair, Inc., Albany, also Porters, Inc., retail home furnishings, Racine, Wisconsin, from 1949.

Director Western Lithograph Company, Los Angeles, Quality Park Envelope Company, St. Paul, Quality Park Box Company, St. Paul, J. D. Jewell, Inc. With Standard Packaging Corporation, New York City, from 1955, vice chairman of board directors, also director, member Executive Committee.


Served from seaman to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1917-1919, from lieutenant commander to commander, 1942-1946. Member Reserve, from 1946, rear admiral, 1954. Member National Retail Tea and Coffee Merchants Association (director), Furniture Manufacturers Association (director), Navy League, Military Order of Loyal Legion United States, Legion of Valor, Order Lafayette (vice-president, director), Reserve Officers Association, Society Mayflower Descendants, Sigma Nu.

Clubs: Savage (Ithaca, New York and London, England.).


Married Mary Brokerick Lamm, August 20, 1918. Children: Mary Frances, Shirley Skiff (Mistress.

Alfredo A. Jannotta

Stella (Skiff) Jannotta

Mary Brokerick Lamm

Mary Frances Jannotta

Shirley Skiff (Mrs Jannotta