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transportation executive

Charles David Gibbons, American transportation executive.

Background

Gibbons, Charles David was born on April 18, 1895 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Charles P. and Caroline B. (Hollingsworth) Gibbons.

Education

B.S.C., Benjamin Franklin U., 1930.

Career

Draftsman, United States Navy Department, bureau of construction and repair, Washington, 1913-1920. Assistant to vice president, budget officer, United States.S.B. Merchant Fleet Corporation, 1921-1937, assistant treasurer, 1932-1933, treasurer, 1933-1937. Assistant treasurer United States Lines Company.

New York City, 1938-1942, treasurer, director 1943-1953, vice president, treasurer, director, 1953-1959, executive vice president, 1959-1960, president, 1960-1961, chairman finance committee, director, 1961-1966, vice Chairman of the Board, 1966-1969. Chairman, director American S.S. Owners Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association, New York City, New York.

Membership

Clubs: Propellor (New York City).

Connections

Married Carolyn B. Gridley, May 17, 1918. Children: John David, Janet Carol.

father:
Charles P. Gibbons

mother:
Caroline B. (Hollingsworth) Gibbons

spouse:
Carolyn B. Gridley

children:
John David Gibbons

Janet Carol Gibbons