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Reinsurance executive

Edward Henry Bennett, American reinsurance executive. Decorated Legion of Merit. Major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, lieutenant colonel United States Air Force Reserve. Member Sons of the American Revolution, Reserve Officers Association, Princeton Club of New York, Nassau Club of Princeton, The Down Town Association New York.

Background

Bennett, Edward Henry was born on July 22, 1917 in Glens Falls, New York, United States. Son of Harry and Elizabeth Chandler (Clark) Bennett.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1940.

Career

With Guy Carpenter & Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1940-1951, assistant vice president, 1951-1954, vice president, director, 1954-1976, vice chairman, chief administrative officer, 1976-1982. Director Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance United States of America Inc. (formerly Mitsui Marine & Fire Insurance Company of America), New York City, from 1987.

Board directors Bartlett Carry Club, Inc., Tupper Lake, New York, since 1988, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company American, New York City, since 2002.

Membership

Major United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946, lieutenant colonel United States Air Force Reserve. Member Sons of the American Revolution, Reserve Officers Association, Princeton Club of New York, Nassau Club of Princeton, The Down Town Association New York.

Connections

Married Louise Faris, August 3, 1946. Children: Faris Elizabeth Ramseur, Anne Louise Petronis.

father:
Harry Bennett

mother:
Elizabeth Chandler (Clark) Bennett

spouse:
Louise Faris

child:
Faris Elizabeth Ramseur Bennett

child:
Anne Louise Petronis Bennett