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Clifford Stewart Strike

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Clifford Stewart Strike, American engineer. Recipient Medal of Freedom. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Congregationalist.

Background

Strike, Clifford Stewart was born on August 28, 1902 in Marion, Illinois, United States. Son of James Matthew and Addie (Copeland) Strike.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, University Illinois, 1924.

Career

Deceased); children—Jennie (Mistress George T. Watkins III), Constance (Mistress Alan G. Wadsworth). Married second, Sali A. Godard, November 25, 1950 (div.). Children—Clifford Beach, Douglas Copeland, Kerby Stewart.

Married 3d, Marjorie Stanley, 1963. With Dwight P. Robinson & Company, 1924-1929. Assistant vice president, vice president, F.H. McGraw & Company, 1930-1941, president, 1941-1962, chairman, 1962-1963.

Partner Strike & Meissner, 1964-1965. President Clifford S. Strike & Company, Inc., 1965-1968, chairman, 1968-1979. Chairman Jamaica National Mortgage Association, Ltd., 1962-1967, Guaranty Home Savings & Loan Association, Ltd., 1962-1967, Title Guaranty & Escrow Limited company, 1962-1967, American Radar Protective Devices, Montego Beach Hotel Limited company.

President, director National Pipeline Company, Inc., 1960-1962, Northern Michigan Pipeline Company, 1960-1962, The Unamco Corporation, 1960-1962. President, chairman Silent Sentry, Inc., 1974-1979. Chairman of the executive committee J.G. White Engineering Corporation, New York City.

Director Kent Hotels Ltd., Caribbean Resorts Ltd. Director Connecticut Valley Enterprises, Inc. Board of directors University of Illinois Foundation, Defense Orientation Conference.

Works

  • Contributor articles to mags.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Congregationalist.; Clubs: Engineers, Moles, Illini, Cloud, Sky (New York City).

Connections

Married Ida Marie Pollitt, August 28, 1924.; married second, Sali A. Godard, November 25, 1950 (divorced).; married 3d, Marjorie Stanley, 1963.

Children: Jennie (Mistress.

father:
James Matthew Strike

mother:
Addie (Copeland) Strike

spouses:
Ida Marie Pollitt

Sali A. Godard

Marjorie Stanley

child:
Jennie (Mrs Strike