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educator , general , Lawyer

Charles William Centner, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Michigan 1970. Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945, Reserve, 1945-1975. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Michigan, Oakland County Bar Association, Masons.

Background

Centner, Charles William was born on July 4, 1915 in Battle Creek, Michigan, United States. Son of Charles William and Lucy Irene (Patterson) Centner.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Chicago, 1936. AM, University Chicago, 1939. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago, 1941.

Bachelor of Laws, LaSalle Extension University, 1965. Juris Doctor, Michigan State University, 1970.

Career

Assistant professor University North Dakota, 1940-1941, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1941-1942. Liaison officer for Latin American, Department State at Lend-Lease Administration, 1942. Associate director Western Hemisphere division National Foreign Trade Council, New York, 1946-1952.

Executive Ford Motor Company, Detroit, 1952-1957, Chrysler Corporation and Chrysler International S.A., Detroit and Geneva, Switzerland, 1957-1970. Adjunct professor Pace University, New York City, 1950-1952, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1971-1978, University Detroit, 1970-1972, Wayne County Community College, 1970-2001.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1970.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Great Britian and Chile, 1810-1914, 1941.

Membership

Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945, Reserve, 1945-1975. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Michigan, Oakland County Bar Association, Masons.

Connections

Married Evi Rohr, December 22, 1956. Children: Charles Patterson, David William, Geoffrey Christopher.

father:
Charles William Centner

mother:
Lucy Irene (Patterson) Centner

spouse:
Evi Rohr

child:
David William Centner

child:
Geoffrey Christopher Centner

child:
Charles Patterson Centner