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trade association administrator

David Edward Ponton Armour, Canadian Trade association administrator. Decorated Canada decoration Department National Defense, Ottawa. Aide-de-camp Lieutenant-Governor Ontario, 1959-1963; president Uxbridge Ratepayers Association, Ontario, 1970-1974. Served to major Canada Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Background

Armour, David Edward Ponton was born on September 6, 1921 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Ponton Edward Burton and Grace Marie (Magann) Armour.

Education

Student, Trinity College, Port Hope, Ontario. Bachelor of Science Military, Royal Military College, Kingston, Ontario.

Career

General manager woodland operations, Hammermill Paper, Erie, Pennsylvaniageneral manager woodland operations, Howard Smith, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1946-1958;management consultant, Currie, Copper & Lybrands, Toronto, 1958-1965;corporation director organization, Salada Foods Ltd., Toronto, 1965-1967;vice president, general manager, Crush International, Toronto, 1967-1975;president, Elec. and Electronic Manufacturers Association Canada, Toronto, 1976-1986;chairman of the executive council, Canada Soft Drink Association, Toronto, 1969-1974;board directors, Federation Aggregate Studies, Toronto, 1981-1983;director, Yorkminster Realty, 1986-1990;retired, since 1992. Member sectoral advisory group in international trade Canada/United States Free Trade Negotiations.

Membership

Aide-de-camp Lieutenant-Governor Ontario, 1959-1963. President Uxbridge Ratepayers Association, Ontario, 1970-1974. Served to major Canada Army, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Clubs: Toronto North York Hunt (Aurora, Ontario). Royal Canada Military Institute (Toronto).

Connections

Married Kathleen Marie Bridge-Williams, May 24, 1945 (divorced November 1974). Children: Richard, Robin, Moira, Sheila, Anne. Married second Eve Denise Arnoldi, October 8, 1974.

father:
Ponton Edward Burton Armour

mother:
Grace Marie (Magann) Armour

spouse:
Kathleen Marie Bridge-Williams

spouse:
second Eve Denise Arnoldi

child:
Richard Armour

child:
Robin Armour

child:
Moira Armour

child:
Sheila Armour

child:
Anne Armour