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Basil Horsfield

business executive.

Basil Horsfield, business executive. Member Alabama State Chamber of Commerce.( vice president), Air Pollution Control Association (director).; Club: Florence Country.

Background

Horsfield, Basil was born on March 2, 1895 in Cambridge, New York, United States. Son of Frederick Henry Townsend and Marianne (Moneypenny) Horsfield.

Education

Student of University North Carolina, 1913-1917.

Career

Chief chemist Tennessee Chemical Company, Nashville, 1917. Technical process engineer, Aluminum Company American, Badin, North Carolina, 1918-1922, resident manager southern branch aluminum research, Badin, 1922-1936. Manager Orefraction Company, Pittsburgh, 1936-1940.

Vice president Reynolds Metals Company, to 1959. Director Reynolds Mining Corporation, Reynolds Research Institute, Reynold Jamaica. Trustee Southern Research Institute.

Membership

Member Alabama State Chamber of Commerce.( vice president), Air Pollution Control Association (director). Club: Florence Country.

Connections

Married Chloe Holt Freeland, August 22, 1917. Children: Basil, Alice Holt (Mistress.

father:
Frederick Henry Townsend Horsfield

mother:
Marianne (Moneypenny) Horsfield

spouse:
Chloe Holt Freeland

children:
Basil Horsfield

Alice Holt (Mrs Horsfield