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D. W. Ambridge

paper manufacturer.

D. W. Ambridge, Mexican paper manufacturer. Decorated commander Order British Empire. Councillor National Industrial Conference Board. Served with C.F.A., 2d Division C.E.F., World War I; Member Phi Delta Theta.; Club: York (Toronto).


Ambridge, D. W. was born on January 5, 1898 in Mexico City, Mexico. Son of Charles Theodore and Frances (White) Ambridge.


Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1923. Doctor of Laws, Waterloo Lutheran U., 1962.


Control engineer Abitibi Power & Paper Limited company, Iroquois Falls, Ontario, Canada, 1923-1927. General superintendent Anglo-Canadian Pulp and Paper Mills, Ltd. Assistant general manager Anglo-Newfoundland Development Company, 1927-1936.

Assistant to president Ontario Paper Company, Thorold, Ontario, 1936. Assistant general manager, vice president, 1943-1946. Director Polymer Corporation, Ltd., 1942-1950, president, 1945.

President, also general manager Abitibi Paper Limited company, 1946-1959, president, 1959-1963, Chairman of the Board, 1963-1968, honorary chairman, 1968-1977, also honorary director. Honorary director Canada Malting Limited company.


Served with C.F.A., 2d Division C.E.F., World War I. Member Phi Delta Theta. Club: York (Toronto).


Married Jessie Louise Barlow, June 10, 1924. Children: Cicely Barlow (Mistress.

Charles Theodore Ambridge

Frances (White) Ambridge

Jessie Louise Barlow

Cicely Barlow (Mrs Ambridge