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electronics executive

Donald McGilvray Salisbury, American electronics executive. Recipient Nepture award, Southern California Marine Association, 1965. Member of Valley Hunt Club (president 1975), Los Angeles Yacht Club, San Francisco Yacht Club (exceptional achievement award 1966, commodore 1974), Cruising America (New York City).

Background

Salisbury, Donald McGilvray was born on September 27, 1922 in Salt Lake City. Son of Orange James and Marian (McGilvery) Salisbury.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1944.

Career

Manager air supply office Air Supply Company division of Garrett Corporation, Seattle, 1951—1956. Manager sales Airesearch Products division, Los Angeles, 1956—1958. Vice president, co-founder Signet Science Company, 1958—1976.

President Burbank and El Monte, 1976—1982. Chairman El Monte, from 1982. Director Lancer Pacific, Carlsbad, California, Salisbury Corporation, Idaho Falls.

Chairman Support craft Los Angeles Olympic Games Yachting Venue, Long Beach, 1984. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1944-1946, PTO.

Membership

Member of Valley Hunt Club (president 1975), Los Angeles Yacht Club, San Francisco Yacht Club (exceptional achievement award 1966, commodore 1974), Cruising America (New York City).

Connections

Married Helen Savory Salisbury, September 8, 1946. Children: Cynthia Le Glise, Susan S. Russell, Donald McGilvray.

father:
Orange James Salisbury

mother:
Marian (McGilvery) Salisbury

spouse:
Helen Savory Salisbury

child:
Cynthia Le Glise Salisbury

child:
Susan S. Russell Salisbury

child:
Donald McGilvray Salisbury