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Edgar Clayton Corry, American lawyer. Member federal advising committee on employment security Secretary Labor, 1948-1952; Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946; Member American, Illinois, Iowa, Chicago bar associations, Delta Upsilon, Delta Theta Phi.

Background

Corry, Edgar Clayton was born on March 25, 1912 in Des Moines. Son of Edgar C. and Anna Marie (Kirk) Corry.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Iowa, 1934, Juris Doctor, 1936.

Career

Admitted to Iowa bar, 1936, Illinois bar, 1951. Practice in Des Moines, 1936-1942, 46-47. Corporate Counsel State of Iowa, 1948-1951.

General counsel, vice-president, director Mather Stock Car Company, Chicago, 1951-1955. Vice president North American Car Corporation, Chicago, 1955, secretary, 1956, general counsel, 1961, director, 1961-1968. Executive vice president, 1963-1968.

Director, secretary National Tank Car Company, Chicago, 1956, treasurer, 1960. Secretary, director North American Car (Canada), Ltd., 1963. Commander Iowa department AMVets, 1946-1947, nat. commander, 1947-1948, president of the board of trustees AMVets National Service Foundation.

Membership

Member federal advising committee on employment security Secretary Labor, 1948-1952. Served with United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American, Illinois, Iowa, Chicago bar associations, Delta Upsilon, Delta Theta Phi.

Clubs: University (Chicago).

Connections

Married Florence C. Hagenah, February 12, 1943. Children: Lawrence Dunsworth, Sheila Carlstedt, David John.

father:
Edgar C. Corry

mother:
Anna Marie (Kirk) Corry

spouse:
Florence C. Hagenah

child:
Lawrence Dunsworth Corry

child:
Sheila Carlstedt Corry

child:
David John Corry