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Arthur Littleford Wadsworth

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Arthur Littleford Wadsworth, American banker. Decorated Legion of Merit, Order of Rising Sun 3d class (Japan). Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member Investment Bankers Association American (vice president 1959), Chi Psi.

Background

Wadsworth, Arthur Littleford was born on July 30, 1910 in Fort Thomas, Ky. Son of Arthur W. and Bernice (Littleford) Wadsworth.

Education

Ph. B., University of Wisconsin, 1933. Master of Business Administration, Harvard, 1935.

Career

With Dillon, Read & Company. New York City, 1935-1970, vice president, 1949-1963, executive vice president, 1963-1970. Chairman executive committee, director Copperweld Steel Company (Pittsburgh).

Director The Jeffrey Company, Columbus, Ohio, Dillon Read & Company, Inc., Grumman Aircraft Corporation Staff, of the War Production Board, 1942-1943. Trustee of Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation.

Membership

Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to commander, United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Investment Bankers Association American (vice president 1959), Chi Psi. Clubs: Creek, Manhasset Bay Yacht (Long Island, New York).

Connections

Married Betty Nevin, February 3, 1940. Children: Anne, Nancy, Arthur William.

father:
Arthur W. Wadsworth

mother:
Bernice (Littleford) Wadsworth

spouse:
Betty Nevin

children:
Anne Wadsworth

Nancy Wadsworth

Arthur William Wadsworth